Since news of Prince’s death shocked the world this week, tributes and outpourings of love have been circulating all around the Internet. However, none of them are quite as beautiful as this. Oscar, Golden Globe and Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson recently made her Broadway debut as the sultry Shug Avery in *The Color Purple*. At the Thursday performance, Hudson and the rest of the cast paid homage to Prince in the best way they knew how: With a heartfelt, soaring edition of “Purple Rain.” See the incredible performance below.
‘Color Purple’ Cast Honor Prince With A Profoundly Moving Tribute. April 23, 2018