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Everything Is Turning Purple In Honor Of Prince

"The sky was all purple / There were people runnin' everywhere"

Last updated on April 22, 2016, at 12:23 a.m. ET

Posted on April 21, 2016, at 5:40 p.m. ET

Music legend Prince died Thursday at the age of 57. In honor of the star, landmarks and businesses in his home state of Minnesota and beyond transformed into his iconic color of purple.

Barry Brecheisen / AP

The Interstate 35 Mississippi River bridge in Minneapolis

#RIPPrince The I-35W Bridge will reign purple tonight.

The Lowry Avenue Bridge in Hennepin County, Minnesota

Lowry Ave. Bridge will be lit purple tonight as we mourn w/ the world the loss of a true artist & a beloved MN son.

Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins

Fitting that it's raining in Minneapolis today.

US Bank Tower in Los Angeles

Prince. RIP. #PrinceRIP #mydayinLA #usbt #purple @LATimescitybeat @LAist @USBankTower

New York City's Hard Rock in Times Square

Space, via NASA

A purple nebula, in honor of Prince, who passed away today.

Downtown Chicago

Chicago skyline lights up in purple tonight to honor the memory of Prince.

Los Angeles City Hall

We lit City Hall purple to pay respect to a legend. #PrinceRIP

Terminal Tower in Cleveland

Honoring @prince here in Cleveland #RIPPrince

Weather Underground's rain forecast featuring purple rain

Weather Underground / Via

Here's the weather for Minneapolis.

New York's Prince Street Station

The Omni Hotel in Dallas

Downtown Dallas Texas, last night. #PurpleRain #PrinceRIP #Prince #OmniHotel #Dallas #Texas

San Francisco City Hall

"Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life"...#RIPPrince

The New Orleans Superdome

Gerald Herbert / AP

Zakim Bridge in Boston

The #ZakimBridge in #Boston is lit purple tonight in honor of #Prince. #RIPPrince #PurpleRain @universalhub

The Indianapolis Power & Light Company

#IPLlights will turn purple tonight to honor #Prince, a beloved musician and icon gone too soon. #RIPprince

Burns Bridge in Worcester, Massachusetts

#Worcester #Shrewsbury tonight: #BurnsBridge. #PrinceRIP


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And BuzzFeed's New York offices

The lights in the hallways on every floor at @BuzzFeed HQ have been turned to purple in honor of Prince.


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