The sad news of American singer Prince passing away unexpectedly on April 21, 2016 has been felt around the world. People on every continent have taken to social media to express their shock and sadness. Along with their condolences, everyone seems to point out the huge part this multi-talented artist played in their lives. Be it “Purple Rain,” “Cream,” “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World” or “When Doves Cry,” everyone seems to have that one Prince song that brings back memories of youth and love. The artist has touched the hearts of millions. Here are some of the tributes made by his devoted fans globally.
->**NASA showing the purple Nebula.**<-
A purple nebula, in honor of Prince, who passed away today. https://t.co/7buFWWExMw pic.twitter.com/ONQDwSQwVa — NASA (@NASA) April 21, 2016
->**A Minnesota bridge remembering the multi-talented artist.**<-
The I-35W Bridge in Minnesota will be lit in purple tonight in honor of Prince. https://t.co/u4gj03m9ds pic.twitter.com/PEgmORrLjE — ABC News (@ABC) April 21, 2016
->**New York commuters changed the station’s name to remember the man.**<-
Sweet memorial intervention for Prince at Prince Street #ripprince A photo posted by Allison Meier (@allisoncmeier) on Apr 21, 2016 at 3:35pm PDT
->**The cast of the Broadway play “Hamilton,” honoured the legend with a joyful dance.**<-