The show business community came out in force Thursday to mourn the death of legendary singer-songwriter Prince,who died at the age of 57 at his Paisley Park residence.

Oprah Winfrey: Prince the doves really are crying now. Listening to your music. Remembering you.

Ryan Seacrest: today we lost a music legend

Justin Timberlake: Numb. Stunned. This can't be real.

Ellen DeGeneres: Prince was brilliant and larger than life. What a sad day.

Dwayne Johnson: Unbelievable just heard about PRINCE. Strength and light to his family/loved ones. One of my favs and a true pioneering artist. RIP brotha.

Samuel L. Jackson: I'm Crushed!! UK news reporting Prince Is Dead?! For Real?! Massive Loss for us all! What a Genius! Speechless.

Nick Jonas: One of my biggest inspirations. A true icon. You will be missed. Sad sad news today...

Aisha Tyler: Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful." — Prince 💜

Amy Schumer: Deep tragedy. I'm so sorry for your loss Minneapolis. We will try and cheer you up for at least a little while tonight.

Katy Perry: And just like that...the world lost a lot of magic ✨ Rest in peace Prince! Thanks for giving us so much...

Eric Stonestreet: We just lost a ton of heavy groove.

Kris Jenner: So sad to hear about the loss of Prince today. 💔

Lenny Kravitz: My musical brother... My friend... The one who showed me the possibilities within myself,…

Keith Urban: Just heard about Prince ....can't believe it ....... - KU