Prince would transcend exactly a week after performing two Piano And A Microphone shows at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. The above photos was taken by a concert goer after Purple Rain was performed; the last song at the last show.
As the one-year anniversary of music legend Prince’s death nears, Atlanta’s Fox Theatre, the venue where he held his last large-scale concert, plans to honor The Purple One in a grand way.
The Fox Theatre will post a rolling rotation of lyrics from Prince’s iconic song “Purple Rain” on its marquee from 9 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. on April 21, said Cindy Stoltz, a spokeswoman for Fox Theatre.
“The Fox Theatre will always have the bittersweet distinction of being Prince’s last stage performance,” Jamie Vosmeier, a spokesman for Fox Theatre told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “The marquee tribute will give Prince fans a moment to reflect on the man, the artist and the music, which is now a part of history.”
Fans are welcome to take pictures of the marquee throughout the day, but the Fox will not have a designated area for fans who gather on April 21. (Source)
On April 14th Prince would also post his final Instagram photo:
On April 20-23 Paisley Park will be holding Celebration 2017, a three day event to pay tribute to Prince. Join Breakaway Daily for exclusive coverage of the event on BreakawayDaily.com/Prince or PrinceDaily.com
Breakaway Daily is an international digital magazine & online platform. It covering arts, technology and lifestyle topics on a variety of platforms, fostering inspiring conversations about independence, empowerment, love, activism, equality, diversity and freedom. Breakaway Daily aims to help others find their own unique voice and reach new heights. The company reaches millions, connecting with an audience interested in more than just the trend, but the deeper meaning. JB Livingston is the Editor-In-Chief of Breakaway Daily. Since founding the online publication in 2012, JB has worked aggressively to make it a power player in the digital media industry.