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.
— Chatham-Kent Police (@CKPSMedia) April 21, 2016
— WTAE-TV Pittsburgh (@WTAE) April 22, 2016
Chicago skyline lights up in purple tonight to honor the memory of Prince. pic.twitter.com/Xc8lPlXSfW
— WGN TV News (@WGNNews) April 22, 2016
Tonight we honor The Purple One. pic.twitter.com/8cR5k6ABHr
— The Forum (@theforum) April 22, 2016
— LA Times City Beat (@LATimescitybeat) April 22, 2016
— Mayor Rawlings-Blake (@MayorSRB) April 22, 2016
— CNN Tonight (@CNNTonight) April 22, 2016
— Mass. Transportation (@MassDOT) April 22, 2016
Looks like the RJ Corman Bridge in Clarksville is lit up purple tonight in honor of the late and great Prince pic.twitter.com/98qzmB01uM
— Clarksville Now (@clarksvillenow) April 22, 2016
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)