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'PURPLE RAIN'? NO, 'PURPLE AND GOLD': Prince pens tune about Vikings

Published 01/22/2010

The "Purple Rain" songsmith tells KMSP-TV that he penned "Purple and Gold" after he saw the Vikings beat Dallas at the Metrodome last weekend. He says it was the first time he'd seen the team play in years, and says, "I saw the future."
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