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Purple Music, a Swiss-based record label releases Bria Valente CD single "2 Nite" on February 23, 2012 as part of a Prince club remixes package including the single "Dance 4 Me" by Prince which was released February 23, 2012.Devoted Gimme Noise readers already know that we're big fans of Prince around these parts — we even have an entire wing of our blog roped off for Purple One-related posts.After months of requests, and with the aid of talk-show host Tavis Smiley — Prince’s close friend — we secured a cover shoot with his purple highness at Paisley Park.On word that the session was a go, then-Ebony Editor-in-Chief Harriette Cole and I immediately secured renowned fashion photographer Mike Ruiz (whom Prince, fortunately, approved), discussed loose concept possibilities and booked the date.Because First Avenue doesn't have much of a backstage area, many of the scenes that take place offstage but inside the nightclub in Prince's feature film Purple Rain had to be filmed offsite. Prince was spotted all over downtown Minneapolis nightclubs in 2009 but often would leave 10 minutes after he arrived. Because of his status as a Jehovah's Witness, Prince refuses to swear in his songs or regularly sing those that championed sexual freedom (e.g. The vocals on gender-bending track "If I Was Your Girlfriend" from Sign O' The Times are said to be that of Prince's female alter-ego, Camille. Warner Brothers sought a return on their investment in Paisley Park, which led to some artists recording there against Prince's wishes. Actress Kim Basinger in one of Prince's few non-brunette exes. Prince and Mayte had a child, Boy Gregory, who, according to the Star Tribune, died a week after birth due to a rare skull defect.25.In 2010, he made several cameo appearances to catch shows at First Avenue, including almost joining Gayngs on stage during their album release show, but each time he would slip out of the club just as attendees were about to fly into a tizzy.15. Prince dissolved the Revolution in 1986 when he dismissed Wendy & Lisa from the group.The modern, all-white building rests in the suburbs of Minneapolis and resembles a software tech firm more than a home.It offers no visible clue as to the elusive person who lived and worked there.
Wendy and Lisa's only songwriting contribution to any Prince album was "Computer Blue."41.
Here are 53 factoids to help you celebrate this glorious day. See Also: How to purify yourself before a Prince show at Paisley Park [jump] 1.
In 1985, Prince owned a white T-bird and could often be seen driving it around north Minneapolis.2.
When Prince's alias was the unpronounceable symbol, some staffers at Paisley Park just referred to him as "the dude."9.
At 13, he formed Grand Central, his first band, with some high school friends.10. Prince said he used to get physically ill from depression during the "Dirty Mind" era. There were many early comparisons of Prince to Jimi Hendrix, and Prince told Rolling Stone in a cover story that's "only because he's black."14. Aside from Sheila's E.'s first album, Prince's Paisley Park label did not produce any Billboard-charting hits outside Prince's own.18. NBA star Carlos Boozer was Prince's Los Angeles landlord in 2006 and he later sued The Purple One for painting his symbol on the house's exterior and installing monogrammed carpeting. The lawsuit was dismissed when Prince's lawyers alleged Boozer collected the K/month rent with no complaint. Prince married Mayte Garcia in 1996 in Minneapolis. They divorced several years later and Mayte began dating Tommy Lee.24.
Prince is the official pioneer of "the Minneapolis sound" heralded by music mags throughout the '80s. Prince wrote "Nothing Compares 2 U" about bandmate Wendy Melvoin's sister Susannah Melvoin, a song that became famous when Sinead O'Connor covered it. Prince was called "Skipper" when he was a little boy.7.