Prince was truly an innovative and distinctive musician with a creative and colourful personality. His shock exit from the world this April left us all stunned and saddened.
He produced music which we could all relate to, a true performer who has definitely left a legacy. He will not be forgotten and his music will continue to inspire and motivate others for years to come.
Bestival who have always been inspired by Prince deamt to have him headline the festival and had tried since 2004. Bestival founder Rob da bank stated “We’d never got closer than this year, with talks going up until his untimely departure.”
In memory of this legend, Bestival will host ‘Purple Rave’ the ultimate tribute to Prince. This will take place on the 11th September where Tayo, Rob da Bank and Heidi will take to the stage for an audio-visual tribute to Prince. This will be followed by a spectacular fireworks display. What a way to end one of the greatest festivals on a high and a bang!
So put on your finest purple outfit and let’s give Prince a cheers.
Get tickets to Bestival 2016 here and see an impressive line up including Wiz Khalifa, Major Lazer, Years & Years, Diplo, Hot Chip, Fatboy Slim and more.