I have written too many of these this year. 2016, you are going to be fired if this keeps up.
Prince, as we all know, is notorious about not letting his videos or music on YouTube or streaming. But due to circumstances we are going to post one anyway–the original first ever performance of the song that became his most famous, Purple Rain.
(Ignore all the captions on it. It’s just the only copy of this there is.)
And here’s “When Doves Cry” one of the very few bass-less hits you’ll ever hear on radio.