Renowned Music Legend Prince Has Passed Away

The American music superstar Prince Rogers Nelson has passed away. He was 57 year old. The pop star was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis. He was born on 7 June 1958, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His father was a pianist and songwriter and his mother was a jazz singer.

He was signed to the Warner Brothers music label as a teenager and became an international superstar in the 1970’s with hits including Purple Rain, the Minneapolis sound, When Doves Cry and Kiss.

His first album, For You, was released in 1978 followed by Dirty Mind (1980) and Controversy (1981). His breakout album came in 1982 with 1999 before Sign o’ the Times (1987) confirmed him as one of the most versatile and unpredictable musicians around.

He won seven Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe and earned 30 nominations. He also won an Oscar for the song score “Purple Rain”.

So lets discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the Pop superstar who has passed away recently ?
2. The music legend Prince has won Oscar for which song ?
3. The pop star Prince was from which country ?



Courtesy : International Business Times







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