Prince Was Reportedly Rushed To A Hospital For Flu-Like Symptoms

Fans of famed musician Prince had a minor scare on Friday (Apr. 15), when they saw his name was trending on social media. News broke that the “Purple Rain” artist was rushed to a hospital after he finished performing at a concert in Atlanta, Ga., earlier this week.

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When he boarded a plane on his way to another destination following the night’s festivity, Prince began to feel ill and made an emergency landing in Moline, Ill., TMZ reports. According to a rep for the highly-decorated singer, Prince has been battling the flu for a few weeks now.

After arriving at the nearest hospital, Prince received medical attention and continued to travel on his way back home, where he’s currently recovering.

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Although the music scene will take a backseat for a little bit, Prince announced last month that he was releasing a memoir in 2017 that’ll take fans and spectators on a literary journey of His Royal Badness’ “powerful reflections on his own life in his own incandescently vivid, witty, and poetic voice.”

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