Prince’s 2007 Super Bowl Performance of “Purple Rain” in a Downpour is Going Viral [VIDEO]

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As the world mourns the loss of Prince many are starting to look back on the iconic moments of the iconic musician’s life. His 2007 Super Bowl performance has to rank high in the list of Prince shows and Super Bowl performances.

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It had not rained during a Miami Super Bowl in four decades. However, on the morning of the 2007 Super Bowl, rain poured down and the wind blew with no sign of stopping.

When Prince was called by event staff they asked if he was OK playing in the rain. His response, “Can you make it rain harder?”

Prince used the rain to his advantage and made his performance one of the most memorable in Super Bowl history.