Marty Walsh pays tribute to Prince with a purple City Hall

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Like much of the music-loving world, Mayor Marty Walsh is missing Prince.

So to mark the one-year anniversary of the death of the pop music icon, City Hall was lit up in deep purple Thursday night.

Walsh tweeted a photo of the scene and said “we miss you, Prince.”


Walsh has spoken on occassion of his love for pop music and Prince especially.

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In 2015, he told the Globe that he’s a fan of “Purple Rain,” and a few weeks later a Globe reporter bumped into Walsh at a Prince concert at the Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut.

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