prince Archive

25 Jul 2018

100 Songs That Didn’t Make the Top 40 – Part 4

Oh good, I get to bellyache about the lack of support for the Cure and R.E.M. again. “Rain In The Summertime” – The Alarm – #71 (1987). The Alarm was supposed to be the next U2, having
8 May 2018

Single Review: ‘Nothing Compares 2 U,” Prince

Most people know “Nothing Compares 2 U” as a Sinead O’Connor song that hit No. 1 in 1990. Fewer people know that Prince wrote the song for his side project The Family. The Family’s version did nothing,
19 Jul 2017

‘Love . . . Thy Will Be Done’ – Prince

Some of you may have heard Martika’s song “Love . . . Thy Will Be Done.” Many of you probably don’t know that Prince wrote it and gave it to Martika to record. The song reached #10