Justin Timberlake, Madonna and more remember the music icon who passed away Thursday morning

By Kelli Bender
Updated April 21, 2016 12:55 PM
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The world has lost a legendary musician.

Prince has died at the age of 57. The renowned creator of such classic albums as Sign O’ the Times and Purple Rain was found deceased at Paisley Studios, the artist’s suburban Minneapolis estate, on Thursday morning.

This shocking announcement, following Prince’s emergency landing on April 15, has rocked not only those in the music world, but the entire entertainment industry, many whom count Prince as an important influence on their work.

These heartbroken stars are going to Twitter to remember the man who reinvented mainstream music’s thoughts on funk, R&B and sex and to honor his enduring legacy. //storify.com/peoplemag/twitter-reactions-to-prince-s-death.js?header=none&border=false