Concert goers at the Halifax Metro Centre stood in the rain for a chance to hear Prince's "Purple Rain."

The 53-year-old flamboyant superstar performed in Halifax on Wednesday night as part of his "Welcome 2..." tour. The singer is known for popular hits like "Purple Rain" and "Raspberry Berret."

According to various tweets and internet posts, the star served up some of his biggest hits during a two-hour-long show.