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Prince's beloved white dove Divinity has died

Divinity was adopted by Prince

  • Dave Turner
  • 4 February 2021
Prince's beloved white dove Divinity has died

Prince's beloved white dove Divinity has died.

Divinity, who Prince adopted alongside a male dove called Majesty, passed away due to old age. She was 28-years-old, as confirmed by Prince's estate.

Alan Seiffert, the executive director of the estate, said: “She was one of the enduring links to Prince for thousands of fans. She will be missed."

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Divinity lived at Prince's Paisley Park home in Minnesota and greeted visitors when it was turned into a museum in 2016 after the singer's death.

Fans of Prince, who passed away in 2016, will know he had a number one hit called 'When Doves Cry' in 1984, the video of which featured Prince with cameo appearances from doves.

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In August last year an unreleased Prince track called 'Cosmic Day' came out as part of a 'Sign O' The Times' reissue. A Prince memoir, The Beautiful Ones, also came out in 2019.

In 2018 a former pressing plant employee revealed he had rare Prince album, The Black Album, dubbed the "most expensive album of all time".

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