It seemed as if Prince was purposefully distancing himself from the outsized successes of 'Purple Rain.'
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Prince's 'One Nite Alone' featured a cover of one of his favorite songs, "A Case of You" by Joni Mitchell.
Prince began performing the Negro spiritual "(Sometimes I Feel Like a) Motherless Child" as he was beginning to move closer to the Jehovah's Witnesses.
"In a Large Room With No Light" was written for the shelved 'Dream Factory' project and may have pointed the way towards his post-Revolution plans.
“I Love U, But I Don’t Trust U Anymore” is one of the most nakedly emotional songs in Prince’s catalog.
Despite the simplicity of its name, and the singularity of its purpose, "It" served an important role in Prince's vision for what became 'Sign O' the Times.'
Prince responded to the 2015 death of Freddie Gray with "Baltimore."
Was Prince the heir to Jimi Hendrix? He was known to bristle at the analogy.
Prince's '3121' deserves to be more than a footnote in a funny story about the highly unusual lifestyles of rock stars. But damn, what a tale..
By 1987, Prince was already an established megastar, one of the world's biggest. He could pretty much do whatever he wanted, so he released 'Sign o' the Times' most unusual song as a single.