H.E.R.’s Purple Oscars Jumpsuit and Cape May Be an Homage to Prince’s 1985 Look
H.E.R. is doing the most at the 2021 Oscars in her purple outfit. The singer is nominated for Best Original Song for “Fight for You” from Judas and the Black Messiah. For her big night, she walked the red carpet wearing a magical purple jumpsuit that came with a matching cape. The look was covered with delicate embellishment and she accessorized her look with a pair of matching purple sunglasses. As for her jewelry, she accessorized with diamond earrings and rings by Chopard.
Fans on Twitter were quick to call out that the outfit might actually be an homage to the singer Prince. The jumpsuit reminded many of the red carpet look Prince wore back in 1985 when he won the Oscar for best original song score for “Purple Rain.” Scroll on to see all angles of H.E.R.’s outfit ahead.