06/07/2011 05:49 pm ET Updated Aug 07, 2011

Prince's Birthday Pours Through Twitter (TWEETS)

Celebrating your birthday in the middle of a 21-show gig might not be the highest priority for Prince, but that doesn't mean his fans are going to let the day go by unannounced.

Whether they vowed to purify themselves in the waters of Lake Minnetonka, or annoyed their coworkers all day by blasting the soundtrack to Purple Rain, those devoted to the "pioneer of the Minneapolis sound" took to Twitter to express their well wishes, celebration ideas, and...interesting observations. Take a look at some of the celebratory gems and tell us which you think is the best.

The Twitterverse Wishes Prince A Happy Birthday