Music icon Prince has sadly passed away at the age of 57.
Celebrities have been reacting to the breaking news this afternoon.
Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Wyclef Jean and many more have take to social media to express their sadness, prayers and their admiration for his contribution to music.
omg prince ?
— christina perri (@christinaperri) April 21, 2016
Incredibly sad…thinking of his family, friends and fans. Prince was musical royalty…may he RIP. ?? https://t.co/LL42vkkk6e
— Robin Roberts (@RobinRoberts) April 21, 2016
— Lindsay Lohan (@lindsaylohan) April 21, 2016
I'm stunned & so saddened to hear about the passing of Prince. He changed it all!!!! The true definition of talent!! pic.twitter.com/Ni17GvPu67
— Billy Ray Cyrus (@billyraycyrus) April 21, 2016
R. I. P to the King Prince thank u for inspiring me to be a Musician First and using this tool to heal people
— Wyclef Jean (@wyclef) April 21, 2016
This fucking sucks… Prince on repeat all day. Just like I did with Michael and Whitney ?
— Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) April 21, 2016
And just like that…the world lost a lot of magic ✨ Rest in peace Prince! Thanks for giving us so much…
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) April 21, 2016
— Chaka Khan (@ChakaKhan) April 21, 2016
Prince….there's no way
— Zendaya (@Zendaya) April 21, 2016
PRINCE!?!? ? NOT PRINCE… ANYONE BUT PRINCE! #RIPPRINCE
— Ellington Ratliff (@ratliffR5) April 21, 2016
?????? A legend lost. Thank you for sharing your beautiful gifts with the world. You will be forever cherished. #RIPPrince
— Katie Stevens (@thekatiestevens) April 21, 2016
So sad to hear about Prince- We've not only lost an incredible talent but we've lost a legend. ?
— Ariel Winter (@arielwinter1) April 21, 2016
I am at such a loss for words. One of the greatest, ever. A magician of music. #RIPPrince
— Simon Curtis (@simoncurtis) April 21, 2016
If the news about prince is true it will be a terrible loss of such an amazing music legend and icon.
— kevin jonas (@kevinjonas) April 21, 2016
RIP to @prince…a true artist in every sense of the word. Gone way too soon.
— Quincy Jones (@QuincyDJones) April 21, 2016
Oh my god….Prince is literally one of my heroes. I don't even know what to say right now ? I'm sending as much love as I can to his family
— Laura Marano (@lauramarano) April 21, 2016
— Mike Epps (@TheRealMikeEpps) April 21, 2016
He was a true legend and a musical genius! Prince could play every instrument with style and grace.
— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 21, 2016
— Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) April 21, 2016
— Twitter (@twitter) April 21, 2016