Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016), known by his mononymPrince, was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actor, serving as a major figure in popular music for over three decades. Prince was renowned as an innovator and was widely known for his eclectic work, flamboyant stage presence, and wide vocal range. He was widely regarded as the pioneer of Minneapolis sound.
Prince was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Prince sold over 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame