Caroline Whitmore has been chatting to the fans who've waited for hours to get to the front of Prince's gig in Manchester tonight.
The music legend is playing to a crowd of less than three thousand at the Academy.
Tickets are changing hands for £1500
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A frost free night but fairly cloudy start to Friday. A brighter afternoon, especially in the south, but with winds strengthening.