“We are excited for the opportunity to bring everyone together for the official family celebration of Prince’s life, music and legacy, and there is no better place to do it than his hometown of Minneapolis,” his family told the AP in a statement. “We are honored by the artists who will pay tribute and grateful to those that have worked so hard to make this celebration possible.”
The concert will take place on October 13th at the U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis. Tickets for the event will go on sale next month, with performers being announced on ‘a rolling basis’.
Since his death, many artists have paid tribute to the entertainer.