Watch Prince’s Unforgettable Halftime Performance at the Super Bowl in the Pouring Rain

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The hallmark of Prince's talent wasn't just his songwriting ability, but his ability to deliver performances that transcended what you imagined was possible, even for a rock star. With the singer's passing earlier today, there are many ways to remember his talent, but few moments that encapsulate his showmanship better than his 2007* halftime show at the Super Bowl. Prince took the stage for a medley of his greatest hits and covers of work by other musicians, concluding with this iconic performance of "Purple Rain." He turns the storm to his advantage, convincing you — as he often did — that it was all part of his design.

* This post has been updated with the correct year.