Monuments Across the US Are Lighting Up Purple for Prince

April 22, 2016 Updated: April 24, 2016

Across the United States, monuments have been lighted up to honor Prince follow the legendary pop star’s death.

Prince’s best-known song is “Purple Rain” and he even starred in a movie of the same name. He also used the color frequently over the years.

So it’s fitting that bridges, monuments, and buildings decided to honor him with the color.


On Thursday, Prince’s publicist confirmed his deaths, while reports said that he was found unresponsive in an elevator in his Minnesota mansion.


(H/T – Mashable)