US singer Prince performs on October 11,

Source: BERTRAND GUAY / Getty

TMZ is reporting that Prince is dead at 57.

We also were informed that multiple sources confirmed his death, including his publicist.

The legendary GRAMMY award winning singer, songwriter and musician had been suffering from the flu and even canceled a few shows (including Atlanta) due to his illness.

RELATED: Salute To The Purple One, Top 10 Songs

We will keep you posted as soon as we get an update on his cause of death.

This is such sad news Radio One family and listeners. Our prayers are with his family, friends and fans from all over the world.

RELATED: Prince Performs “Purple Rain” During Downpour At Superbowl Halftime Show