'Around the World in a Day' was mostly recorded before 'Purple Rain' made Prince one of the biggest stars in the world.
365 Prince Songs
Prince's 'Around the World in a Day' immediately announced itself as something completely different with its opening, Middle Eastern-influenced title track.
We investigate the source of Prince's 'Fury' on 2006's '3121.'
Tipper Gore founded the Parents Music Resource Center after hearing Prince's "Darling Nikki" playing on her daughter's stereo.
Prince writes the 'Sign O' the Times' track with help from biographical stories of Susannah Melvoin's childhood classmate.
'Our Destiny / Roadhouse Garden' suggests an alternate timeline where Prince releases a big, arena friendly, modern rock follow-up to the blockbuster 'Purple Rain' soundtrack.
A 'Purple Rain' outtake could have outraged Tipper Gore as much as "Darling Nikki" did.
A dance-floor meeting with supermodel Cindy Crawford inspired the funky, racy track "Cindy C," written for the long-delayed 'Black Album.'
This funny thing happened on the way to a pile of movie tie-in cash.
When Prince released "When Doves Cry," pretty much the whole music world rejoiced. Except maybe one person.