But just a few days' worth of tributes weren't nearly enough -- this is Prince were talking about, the man who once trash-talked Michael Jackson in a game of ping-pong. So, in remembrance, Minnesota has decided to turn Friday's game against the Indians into Prince Night.
The first 10,000 fans into Target Field will be given a "Purple Rain" umbrella:
Immediately following the seventh-inning stretch, the fans will remain standing and open their umbrellas for a special moment of silence. And if you think it looks cool on the outside, just wait 'til you see the interior:
Even the players are getting involved with special purple batting practice jerseys:
There'll even be postgame fireworks, because if Prince knew one thing, it was how to put on a show.