The Beautiful Purple
some would argue the present) has been aligned with the deadliest of sins. Purple is an enigma, a hue steeped in vanity and pride, greed and bravery – it is a color of life for those that dare to live.
Purple is the color of emotion
His Purple Majesty
The real question – for the true musicologists – is how Prince curated the color wheel in an enigmatic way that will be forever intrinsically linked to his persona as a rock star icon. What Prince did better than any other mainstream star was take the entire spectrum of what the color purple had to offer, and released song after song, hit after hit, video after video…
Prince knew what he was doing from the very beginning. When the purple reign came down with just the right touch, none of us wanted an umbrella.