Prince

Prince’s Welcome 2 America arrives 11 years after it was recorded and five years after his passing. The project is reflection of all the things he saw around him in the country that needed to change. Those musings included the absence of Black history, the prevalance of cheap fame fromContinue Reading

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Prince’s “17 Days” was the B-side to the 12-inch version of “When Doves Cry” from his 1984 breakthrough album Purple Rain. There was no other way to own “17 Days” before the release of The Hits/The B-Sides box set released in 1993. Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman and Matthew Fink (Dr.Continue Reading

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Prince’s Sign o’ The Times was the first album without The Revolution and became the subject of his one and only concert film. Critics labeled it Prince’s best-ever production because of the masterful elevation of his influences. “Adore” was not released as a single but the soulful ballad entered BlackContinue Reading

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