Prince: His Life in Pictures

The world became a little less colorful on Thursday, April 21, when musical pioneer Prince died at age 57. Here, we reflect on his life and his music via some of his most unforgettable images


The Purple One was born Prince Rogers Nelson on June 7, 1958. Over the course of his career, he won seven Grammys, an Academy Award, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and changed the music industry completely.