Yesterday the world lost another icon. Prince was found unresponsive in his Paisley Park home and studio. The transcript from the 911 call now reveals the frantic moment his body was found.

Read the entire transcript below:

Dispatcher: 911, where is your emergency?
Unidentified Male: Hi there, um, what’s the address, here? Yea we need an ambulance right now.
Dispatcher: OK.
Unidentified Male: We have someone who is unconscious.
Dispatcher: OK, what’s the address?
Unidentified Male: Um, we’re at Prince’s house.
Dispatcher: OK, does anybody know the address? Is there any mail around that you could look at?
Unidentified Male: Yea, yea, OK, hold on.
Dispatcher: OK, your cellphone’s not going to tell me where you’re at, so I need you to find me an address.
Unidentified Male: Yea, we have um, yea, we have um, so, yea, um, the person is dead here.
Dispatcher: OK, get me the address please.
Unidentified Male: OK, OK, I’m working on it.
Dispatcher: Concentrate on that.
Unidentified Male: And the people are just distraught.
Dispatcher: I understand they are distraught, but —
Unidentified Male: I’m working on it, I’m working on it.
Dispatcher: OK, do we know how the person died?
Unidentified Male: I don’t know, I don’t know.
Dispatcher: OK.
Unidentified Male: Um, so we’re, we’re in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and we are at the home of Prince.
Dispatcher: You’re in Minneapolis?
Unidentified Male: Yea, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Dispatcher: You’re sure you are in Minneapolis?
Unidentified Male: That’s correct.
Dispatcher: OK, have you found an address yet?
Unidentified Male: Yea, um, I’m so sorry, I’m so sorry I need, I need the address here?
Unidentified Female: 7801.
Unidentified Male: 7801.
Dispatcher: 7801 what?
Unidentified Male: Paisley Park, we are at Paisley Park.
Dispatcher: You’re at Paisley Park, OK, that’s in Chanhassen. Are you with the person who’s …
Unidentified Male: Yes, it’s Prince.
Dispatcher: OK.
Unidentified Male: The person.
Dispatcher: OK, stay on the line with me.
Unidentified Male: OK

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Source: Essence

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