Jimi Hendrix, Seattle Sounders FC launch the third jersey dedicated to the legendary guitarist. Watch the video

The football team Seattle Sounders FC of Major League Soccer has launched a new shirt that celebrates the life and career of the legendary Jimi Hendrix. The uniform, officially called The Jimi Hendrix Kit, is in purple, orange and yellow and a design with spiral lines inspired by the Seattle guitarist’s passion for colors and psychedelic patterns. The shirt also features Hendrix’s signature print in the lower left corner on the front side of the phrase Straight Ahead on the collar.

The uniform is part of Adidas’s “Community Kit” line, which gives teams the chance to create secondary kits that reflect and take up interesting aspects of the history of each individual club. The Hendrix jersey was designed by the team for honor the legendary guitarist and emphasize his connection with the city of Seattle, as well as celebrating the principles of peace and love that his music promoted.

Proceeds from the first 30 days of sales of the Jimi Hendrix jersey will be donated to five Seattle nonprofits: The Jimi Hendrix Park Foundation, Museum of Pop Culture, Northwest African American Museum, RAVE Foundation and the Tacoma Public Schools Indian Education Program .

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