Finally! Official PRINCE Tribute Concert Set To Take Place October 13th In Minneapolis!

Finally! Official PRINCE Tribute Concert Set To Take Place October 13th In Minneapolis!

PRINCE Birmingham Photo: NPG RECORDS 2014

The official Prince Tribute Concert will be taking place October 13th, 2016 at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, the family for Prince announced on Thursday.

Performers will be announced over time with the tickets going on sale in August.

The family had this to say in a release to the associated press:

“We have been moved by the tremendous love and support of Prince’s friends and fans around the world.”

“We are excited for the opportunity to bring everyone together for the official family celebration of Prince’s life, music and legacy, and there is no better place to do it than his hometown of Minneapolis,”

“We are honored by the artists who will pay tribute and grateful to those that have worked so hard to make this celebration possible.”

The concert was slated to take place in August and then pushed back until late September with now the official and concrete date of October 13th.-DocFB

Diagnosis: There have been discussions of who will perform at the event. When we have more info on performers, we will let you know as well as the on sale date.

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  • SummerRayne
    Posted at 05:32h, 30 July

    Would love to be there.

  • Patti Welch
    Posted at 01:11h, 30 July

    I totally agree.

  • Michelle Monroe
    Posted at 18:31h, 29 July

    “We are excited for the opportunity to bring everyone together for the official family celebration of Prince’s life, music and legacy, and there is no better place to do it than his hometown of Minneapolis,”

    “Bringing everyone together” will not be possible unless this concert is made available to ALL – COUNTLESS world-wide fans – by social media format[s] such as FREE online services. WHY? There is not a venue on our planet that could seat the fans who will forever continue to carry PRINCE in their hearts!

    That said,there is surely no one amongst us that envisions themselves being denied the grand gift of a celebratory tribute to our brother Prince Rogers Nelson!

    To the family of Prince: a legion of world fans are watching and waiting. Please both – honour his enduring memory – and our perpetual love, as you and the family create this tribute!

  • Anonymous
    Posted at 10:07h, 29 July

    i think it’s too soon, not too late. The tributes just make you miss him more. No one can come close to that type of charisma who is still alive.

  • nadia
    Posted at 08:45h, 29 July

    2 little 2 late

  • Patricia Welch
    Posted at 02:51h, 29 July

    Does anyone know if this tribute is going to be televised? There are many fans world wide that will not be able to attend.

  • Anonymous
    Posted at 01:52h, 29 July

    Purple love

  • Lisa K G
    Posted at 01:21h, 29 July

    Thanks It’s much needed

  • jon
    Posted at 01:13h, 29 July

    Sly Stone should show up

  • Lisa
    Posted at 01:09h, 29 July

    It will be great if it could be live stream for those who can’t go.Even if a small fee is charge the way he himself live stream b4.Thanx for updates dr ❤

  • Kimmie
    Posted at 00:59h, 29 July

    Plz let us know will this be televised 4 all of us to c?
    I wanna c it soooo bad,tnx!

  • Michele J. Eid
    Posted at 17:58h, 28 July

    DocFB Thanks so much for Always keeping The Purple Army informed! We all Need a Heads up on advanced Tickets, Sale Date in August ? I would Love to attend ! Sending You Blessings and Love

  • Shannon kratz
    Posted at 14:13h, 28 July

    When are tickets going to be available.

  • Marie
    Posted at 13:07h, 28 July

    Need to know wher I can get tickets love to be there.

  • Anonymous
    Posted at 13:06h, 28 July

    Need to know where I can get tickets love to be there.

  • Phyllis
    Posted at 11:52h, 28 July

    Thank u so-o-o much 4 posting this. The B.E.T. Awards tribute by Sheila E. was spectacular. I know this is going to b off the charts!!!! So happy

  • Loveandkindness
    Posted at 10:30h, 28 July

    Loveandkindness wants to be there ready to volunteer wherever needed. Please let us know when tickets go on sale docfuc

  • Lisa
    Posted at 10:28h, 28 July

    Would love abbanced ticket notice
    Thanks
    Lisa

  • Anonymous
    Posted at 10:26h, 28 July

    Would love to know when tickets will be available

  • Kali
    Posted at 10:05h, 28 July

    I really want to be there. Please let me know in advance when tickets will be on sale and any opportunities to help.

  • Jason
    Posted at 09:41h, 28 July

    But what of this new supposed love child with the 99% DNA match? If that pans out true he’d be the sole relation entitled to everything. Tyka wouldn’t have the dough to do this on her own one wouldn’t think? U think there’s any truth to it?

  • Camille Pullins
    Posted at 09:22h, 28 July

    Finally. I definitely want to be there

  • Ivan Wallace
    Posted at 09:05h, 28 July

    Love to be apart of the event most definitely Contact asap for anything else you need from me

  • Anonymous
    Posted at 09:02h, 28 July

    I hope I can be apart of the event most definitely
    Contact asap for anything else you need from me
    Ivandaddy I Wallace

  • Katherine Desmond
    Posted at 09:02h, 28 July

    finally.

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