Local Current Blog

October 27, 2017

‘We feel very blessed’: New owners of Prince’s purple house site settle in (and yes, they’re saving the gates)

One of the most significant sites in Prince history is also one of the most mysterious: the site of Prince’s legendary purple house, on Lake Riley in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Prince lived there in the first half of the 1980s, and recorded portions of Controversy, 1999, and Sign O’ the Times in the house. With 1999 celebrating its 35th anniversary today, […]

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