Bobby Brown has spoken out about the shocking death of his son, Bobby Brown Jr., who died suddenly on Wednesday (November 18).

The legendary singer said Bobby Jr.’s death has “devastated” their family and he asked for prayers.

Please keep my family in your prayers at this time. Losing my son at this point in our lives has devastated my family. There are no words to explain the pain.

Bobby’s counsel, Christopher Brown, Esq., released the following statement to Page Six:

Bobby Brown Jr. was not feeling well a couple days before his death, with flu-like symptoms. This is a tragic loss and we will be letting the authorities conduct their investigation of his death.

Los Angeles police found Bobby Jr. dead at his home after receiving a call for an undisclosed medical emergency. His cause of death has yet to be revealed, but police didn’t suspect any foul play.