It was a stormy Miami day in 2007 and in the lead up to the biggest NFL game of the year, organisers were beginning to panic about the weather and the impact it might have, not only on the game itself, but on the world famous half-time show.
They approached the artist with trepidation, letting him know it was going to be raining. A lot.
“Can you make it rain harder?”
Prince's 2007 Super Bowl performance is one of his most iconic.
The power. The passion. Singing Purple Rain as the heavens opened. The performance was fueled by his trade-mark soaring guitar solos and a stadium full of people singing their hearts out. But none more so than the man on stage.