Prince's Secret Vault of Unpublished Songs Has Been Opened

A company was given temporary authority to drill open the vault.
1:27 | 04/28/16

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Next tonight here, the mystery inside prince's vault. The superstar dying with no known will, as we reported here. The firm brought in to help settle his affairs now drilling to get into the vault. Could it reveal a treasure trove of unpublished music? As investigators also reveal they found prescription drugs in prince's possession. ABC's Eva pilgrim, outside Minneapolis. ♪ Reporter: Tonight, prince's secret vault of unpublished songs, pried open. ♪ Party like it's 1999 ♪ Reporter: ABC's Minneapolis affiliate, KSTP, reporting the company that was given temporary authority to manage prince's estate had to drill it open, prince the only one with the code. One day, someone will release them. I don't know that I'll get to release them. Reporter: Blueprints give a glimpse inside paisley park, including a section in the basement marked tape vault b-9. This, as law enforcement tells ABC news, prescription drugs were found in prince's possession, and the Dea has been contacted. No word yet on the cause. Results still weeks away. Friends say dancing and big concert productions took its toll. If you look back in the days of "Purple rain," he damaged parts of his body. Reporter: David, friends and colleagues are saying there is so much music in the vault, they could release an album every-year-old for the next century.

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