Remembering Prince: Iconic videos from the music legend and his last filmed public appearance

Police found the body of the R&B superstar today at Paisley Park, his Minneapolis estate. He was 57

By Brendan Gauthier
Published April 21, 2016 9:34PM (UTC)
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Prince (Reuters/Kieran Doherty)

TMZ confirmed Thursday that the body found at Paisley Park was, in fact, singer Prince. He was 57.

He was last filmed in Manhattan by TMZ:

The Minneapolis, Minnesota, native won seven Grammy Awards (32 nominations), a Golden Globe, and an Academy Award (Best Original Song Score, "Prince").


Prince headlined a memorable Halftime Show during the 2007 Super Bowl, performing smash hit "Purple Rain" during a literal downpour:

Among the R&B visionary's greatest hits were "When Doves Cry" (which spent five weeks atop the Billboard charts), "Kiss" (two weeks), and "Cream":


Below is a 1982 live performance of "Do Me, Baby" at the Capitol Theater in Passaic, New Jersey:

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