• Prince ‘Purple Rain' Costume Designer Louis Wells, 61, Dies

    4 monthes ago - By WWD

    Funeral services were held Saturday for costume designer Louis Wells, whose clients included Prince, Earth, Wind & Fire, Natalie Cole and Bobby Brown, among others.
    Wells, 61, died of lung cancer on July 19, according to his brother Charles.
    Despite his decades long career with Earth, Wind & Fire, Wells is widely associated with Prince's “Purple Rain,” which he worked on with his longtime collaborator Vaughn Terry and the costume designer Marie France. While Earth, Wind & Fire's Egyptian and spiritualism-inspired identity was inherited by Wells and Terry, Prince had not established his...
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