The artist known as Prince has died … TMZ Reports. He was 57 years old . Prince’s body was discovered at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday morning.Multiple sources connected to the singer confirmed he had passed.The singer whose full name Prince Rogers Nelson had a medical emergency on April 15th that forced his private jet to make an emergency landing in Illinois. But he appeared at a concert the next day to assure his fans he was okay. His people told TMZ he was battling the flu.