Legendary recording artist Prince has died. According to TMZ, his body was discovered at his Paisley Park home in Minnesota. He was 57 years old. The cause of his death is unknown at this time.
Prince had millions of fans around the world. I was introduced to his music in Tim Burton’s 1989 Batman, where he recorded 9 songs for the soundtrack. His music was featured in two incredible scenes in the movie — the Joker museum scene (“Partyman”), and the Joker’s parade at the end of the movie (“Trust”). Prince also recorded Batman-themed music videos for the soundtrack.
Batman star Michael Keaton just reacted to the news on Twitter:
no one, no one, no one like Prince. Incomparable.
— Michael Keaton (@MichaelKeaton) April 21, 2016