Remembering Prince’s Last Appearance at Grand Rapids’ Van Andel Arena in 2004
Prince performed in Grand Rapids a few times during his career. According to Setlist.fm he was here three times to be exact. Prince’s first appearance on stage in Grand Rapids happened in December of 1997 when he played at Van Andel Arena. He would return to Grand Rapids two more times throughout his career – playing Van Andel on each of those occasions.
His last appearance in Grand Rapids took place in August of 2004 when he made a stop on his Musicology Live 2004ever Tour. Never one to hold a short concert, Prince played thirty-three songs that evening. Here’s the setlist from that memorable night:
Were you there in the crowd that night at Van Andel? Share your memories in the comments below!