Prince was found dead in a lift in his Paisley Park home, hours
after visiting a pharmacy. Medics desperately tried CPR but were
unable to revive the music icon who was pronounced dead at
TMZ reports the 57 year old star was last pictured at around 7pm on Wednesday night visiting a Walgreens pharmacy near to his home.
Police were called after his lifeless body was found at his Paisley Park mansion and recording studios in Minnesota at 9.43am.Â He was forced to cancel two gigs recently over concerns about his health.
|His home studio|
And last Friday he singer was flying home from a show in Atlanta, Georgia when he was taken ill forcing his private jet to make an emergency landing in Molina, Illinois.
He was taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance, where he was treated and released hours later.
TMZÂ claims doctors advised the singer to stay in
hospital but they couldnâ€™t offer him a private
room so he and his team left after just three hours.