Prince’s vault: Singer left behind enough music to release an album a year for a century

Prince’s vault: Singer left behind enough music to release an album a year for a century
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A vault purportedly containing unreleased Prince songs was drilled open, according to ABC News affiliate KSTP-TV.

The singer, who released 39 studio albums and dozens of other musical projects, died April 21 at his Paisley Park home in Chanhassen, Minnesota. He was 57.

Bremer Trust, the St. Cloud, Minnesota, company given temporary authority over Prince’s estate, opened the vault to which only Prince had the code, KSTP-TV added.

Previously, Prince spoke openly about his treasure trove of music on “The View.”

“One day, someone will release them. I don’t know that I’ll get to release them,” he said back in 2012. “There’s just so many.”

The seven-time Grammy Award winner reportedly left behind a vault containing so much music his estate could put out an album a year for the next century.

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