Prince’s ‘1999’

Prince‘s ‘1999’ is his fifth and breakthrough studio album released on October 27, 1982 by Warner Bros.

Track Listing : 1.1999 (Prince) – 06:15 . 2.Little Red Corvette (Prince) – 05:03 . 3.Delirious (Prince) – 04:00 . 4.Let’S Pretend We’Re Married (Prince) – 07:21 . 5.D.M.S.R. (Prince) – 08:17 . 6.Automatic (Prince) – 09:28 . 7.Something In The Water (Does Not Compute) (Prince) – 04:02 . 8.Free (Prince) – 05:08 . 9.Lady Cab Driver (Prince) – 08:19 . 10.All The Critics Love U In New York (Prince) – 05:59 . 11.International Lover (Prince) – 06:37

Musicians : Prince – Bass, Drums, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals . Wendy Melvoin – Guitar, Percussion, Vocals (Background) On (8) . Lisa Coleman – Keyboards, Sitar, Co-Lead Vocals On (1), Backing Vocals On (3 – 5 – 6 – 8) . Dez Dickerson – Co-Lead Vocals On (1), Guitar Solos And Backing Vocals On (2) . Jill Jones – Co-Lead Vocals On (1), Backing Vocals On (6 – 8 – 9) . The Count – Vocals . Brownmark – Bass, Handclapping, Vocals (Background) . Poochie – Handclapping, Vocals (Background) . Jamie Starr – Vocals . Vanity – Vocals (Background)

Production : Produced By Prince . Peggy Mccreary – Engineer, Mixing . Bernie Grundman – Mastering Don Batts – Engineer

Package :

Recorded 1982 At Kiowa Trail Home Studio (Chanhassen, Minnesota); Sunset Sound Recorders (Hollywood, California).

Released On October 27, 1982 By Warner Bros..

(Source Prince‘s ‘1999’ | 1999 | prince.org)

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Panic Manual
1999 arguably takes the cake in terms of best party album of all time. Everything on this damn thing makes you want to either scream-sing at the top of your lungs or embrace the loose morality of getting “down” with your bad self (Dance Music Sex Romance) […]

Rolling Stone
Just as Prince must face the contradiction of creating music that gracefully dissolves racial and stylistic boundaries yet fits comfortably into no one’s playlist, he must also decide whether he can “dance my life away” when everybody has a bomb. All you need is love? […]

Slant Magazine
In one album, Prince managed to turn his own particular brand of horn-dog begging into poetic story-songs every bit as eloquent as those of his hero Joni Mitchell. […]

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