‘Dateline NBC’ Episode Guide (April 22): The Life and Death of Music Icon Prince

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‘Dateline NBC’ Episode Guide (April 22): The Life and Death of Music Icon Prince

“Dateline NBC: The Client” (04/22/16) – “Dateline NBC” will air “Prince: Life & Death of an Icon,” an hour-long special devoted to the life and legacy of Prince, the genre-busting pop icon and cultural luminary.

The special, anchored by Lester Holt from Los Angeles, will celebrate the legendary songwriter, producer, singer and virtuoso musician known for his show-stopping public performances and intensely personal private life. The special will review the last days of Prince and look at other music legends that have died recently.

The program will feature reporting from “Dateline” correspondents Harry Smith, Andrea Canning, Cynthia McFadden, Josh Mankiewicz and Natalie Morales.

“Dateline” is NBC’s signature newsmagazine, bringing viewers storytelling at its best. The stories range from compelling mysteries to powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations. When major news breaks, they go to the scene, putting the pieces together to bring the viewer the full picture. And in every story they tell, they help the real people who lived the events share their journeys with the viewer.

On the air since 1992, “Dateline” is the longest-running prime-time program on NBC. “Dateline’s” work has been honored time and again with broadcast journalism’s highest awards.

Lester Holt is the principal anchor, joined by correspondents Andrea Canning, Hoda Kotb, Josh Mankiewicz, Keith Morrison and Dennis Murphy.

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