prince Archive

7 Apr 2015

Top 5 Prince Covers That Were Better Than the Original

Prince has been a very generous songwriter. He’s given away hundreds of songs to artists (mostly his protegĂ© groups such as the Time, the Family, Sheila E. and Vanity 6). Others have decided to cover his songs, and
2 Apr 2015

Dream Factory: Prince’s Greatest Album

It’s a shame that Prince’s greatest album, Dream Factory, was never released. In the 1980s, Prince reached his commercial peak in 1984 with the smash album and movie Purple Rain. He followed that up quickly (and rather
21 Jun 2013

A Second Listen: Prince’s ‘Sign O’ The Times’

This is the first of several posts in the “Second Listen” series, in which I take critically acclaimed albums that never really stuck with me and listen to them ad nauseum, hoping to discover what everybody else