Clothing worn by Prince in the movie Purple Rain, 1984. Accession No.: 1987.124.1-5 Gift of PRN Productions.   Featured on Minnesota Historical Society's Collections Up Close blog.

I just want to see you laughing in the purple reason. Princes original Purple Rain costume, which is now part of the MN Historical Society's collection.

See the Cast of 'Purple Rain' Then and Now

See the cast of Prince's classic film 'Purple Rain' then and now.



... Polemonium 'Purple Rain' or Jacob's Ladder ... {2} ... under Oak tree and another end of the house - SHADE - perennial bed ...

Polemonium Purple Rain (Jacob's Ladder)

Polemonium yezoense 'Purple Rain' Jacobs Ladder Type: Perennials Height: Medium 20 (Plant apart) Bloom Time: Spring to Early Summer Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Full Shade Zones: Find Your Zone Soil Condition: Normal Flower Color / Accent: Purple / Purple

Hudson’s co-star Cynthia Erivo began a powerful and heart-wrenching version of “Purple Rain.” | The Cast Of "The Color Purple" Sang A Powerful Version Of "Purple Rain" In Tribute To Prince

Hudson's co-star Cynthia Erivo began a powerful and heartrending version of "Purple Rain."

At the end of the musical, Jennifer Hudson told the audience that Prince had recently invited the cast to an event.

WATCH: Prince performs 'Purple Rain' at Super Bowl XLI 2007 | New ...

Jennifer Hudson and ‘Color Purple’ cast sing incredible Prince tribute