Thousands gathered at Harlem’s 125th Street to dance, celebrate and honor the life of Prince Monday evening.


The free event took place at the plaza of the Harlem State Building located at 125th Street and Adam Clayton Powel Jr. Boulevard from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Harlem Music Festival, the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce and Harlem Summerstage sponsored the special event to honor the pop legend who passed away last week.


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Fans gathered in the heart of Harlem and danced for two hours to Prince’s hit songs, courtesy of local radio station WBLS.