Prince died today at his Paisley Park home and studio. He was 57.
Regarded as one of the biggest icons in music history, the Minneapolis-born star was known for his unique work, multi-instrumentalism, ridiculously wide vocal range and thrilling stage presence.
Things he must have picked up as a child born into a musical family.
His 35-plus-year career is nothing short of a legacy. With over 100 million records sold worldwide, the legendary musician won seven grammys, a golden globe and an academy award.
And he never stopped releasing new music.
He released 39 solo studio albums in total. His last album HITnRUN Phase One was first first released on Tidal and later on CD and download in September 2015.
As news about his death trickles in, we’ll take a moment and celebrate some of the great songs he gifted us with.
Check out this 10-best list by Express.