A Purple Salute to Prince in Old Town Alexandria

A purple salute to Prince Rogers Nelson in Old town Alexandria, Virginia

Resident(s) salute Prince’s purple majesty on Prince Street

Prince Rogers Nelson, who died recently at his Paisley Park recording studio complex in Minnesota, was the soundtrack of our lives, the inspiration for a generation of musicians and fans.

Now, while many cities across the country have offered some sort of purple salute to the Minnesota music icon, here in Alexandria, Virginia, some resident(s) have taken to adorn some of the Prince Street signs with purple ribbons in the Old Town area. Click on each of the images for larger views.

A purple salute to Prince Rogers Nelson in Old town Alexandria, Virginia

(Courtesy photos via reader)