The "Purple Rain" singer's loss is still one that devastates music fans, even four years later.
Prince's estate has requested more than once that the Trump campaign stop using the singer's music.
"The things [Prince] left behind are, in many cases, better than another artist's very best work," said Michael Howe, chief archivist for the Prince estate.
The late musician will 'live on forever' with the Pantone Color Institute's official hue of purple.
"Our Destiny/Roadhouse Garden" was recorded in 1984, on Prince's 26th birthday.
The president delivered a memorable final Halloween in the White House.
Purple reigned over the Billboard Music Awards as the queen of pop paid tribute to fellow musical royalty.
The PRINCE Act would give the singer's estate extended control over his image and voice.
Everyone from Stevie Wonder to Sufjan Stevens has paid tribute to Prince by covering his most iconic song.
As the future of Prince's estate is decided in the courts, how will his legacy fare?
Addressing the crowds gathered at Paisley Park, Tyka Nelson thanked fans for their support.
From Los Angeles to New York to Paris, fans pay tribute to the late rockstar after his death on Thursday.
"Tasteless, graphic and gratuitously sexual songs saturate the airwaves and filter into our homes," Newsweek reported in 1985.
The artist is partying like it's 1999 by acting like music streaming doesn't exist.
The funk preacher's cult film turned Minneapolis into a music epicenter in 1984