"Purple Rain" is a song by American musician Prince and his backing band the Revolution. It is the title track from the 1984 album of the same name, which in turn is the soundtrack album for the 1984 film of the same name starring Prince, and was released as the third single from the album.
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Purple Reign captures the imagination and seamlessly re-creates the blistering performances and raw energy of Prince in his prime and returns you to the era that made “The Artist” an international superstar. Featuring a tribute to Morris Day and The Time, this show is a must-see for “Purple Rain” movie fans and all live music fans alike!
Prince, Soundtrack: Under the Cherry Moon. Prince Rogers Nelson was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Mattie Shaw, a jazz singer and social worker, and John L. Nelson, a lyricist and pianist. His father's stage name was "Prince Rogers". His parents were both from African-American families from Louisiana. They separated during his youth, which lead him to move back and forth. Prince had a ...
Jim Harrison ... supervising music editor Craig Huxley ... Blaster Beam, Synclavier, Synthesizer Franklin Jones Jr. ... score mixer (as Frank Jones)
Jun 07, 2019 · Getty Images. 1 of 40. Prince performs in the 1970s. Getty Images. ... Prince performs on the Purple Rain tour at the St. Paul Civic Center in St. Paul, Minnesota on December 26th, 1984.
When the world was introduced to Prince through the film Purple Rain in 1984, it was easy to assume that the movie’s storyline was an exact depiction of Prince’s early musical life. As Prince noted many times, Purple Rain was only partly inspired by actual events, and partly dramatized. One parallel, however, is that they were both driven ...