Prince’s Estate to Release New ‘Originals’ Album Featuring 14 Previously Unreleased Songs

Prince’s Estate to Release New ‘Originals’ Album Featuring 14 Previously Unreleased Songs

Prince’s Estate to Release New ‘Originals’ Album Featuring 14 Previously Unreleased Songs 

In honour of Prince’s birthday, the late singer’s estate is gifting fans with some new music. 

That brand new album will soon be hitting the stores, it was announced on Wednesday, this is after just over three years of the singer’s death. 

The musician’s estate will be releasing Originals, an album made up of songs he wrote and gave other artists to turn into hits. the album will be released in partnership with Tidal and Warner Bros. Records. 

According to a press release announcing the new music, Originals will feature 15 tracks including “14 previously unreleased recordings that illuminate the vital, behind-the-scenes role Prince played in other artists’ careers.” 

The album will feature Prince’s versions of “Sex Shooter,” originally recorded and released by Apollonia 6 in 1984, “Jungle Love,” originally released by The Time for their 1984 album Ice Cream Castle, “Manic Monday,” originally released by The Bangles on their 1985 album Different Light, and “Noon Rendezvous,” recorded by Sheila E. and released on her album The Glamorous Life in 1984. 

Check out the full track list below: 

Track No.  — Title — Original Artist    

1. “Sex Shooter” — Apollonia 6, Apollonia 6 (1984) 

2. “Jungle Love” — The Time, Ice Cream Castle (1984)
 
3. “Manic Monday” — The Bangles,* Different Light* (1985)
 
4. “Noon Rendezvous” — Sheila E., The Glamorous Life (1984)
 
5. “Make-Up” — Vanity 6,* Vanity 6* (1982) 

6. “100 MPH” — Mazarati, Mazarati (1986)
 
7. “You’re My Love” — Kenny Rogers, They Don’t Make Them Like They Used To (1986)
 
8. “Holly Rock” — Sheila E., Krush Groove (OST) (1985)
 
9. “Baby, You’re a Trip” — Jill Jones, Jill Jones (1987)
 
10. “The Glamorous Life” — Sheila E., The Glamorous Life (1984) 

11. “Gigolos Get Lonely Too” — The Time, What Time Is It? (1982) 

12. “Love… Thy Will Be Done” — Martika, Martika’s Kitchen (1991)
 
13. “Dear Michaelangelo” — Sheila E., Romance 1600 (1985) 

14. “Wouldn’t You Love to Love Me?” — Taja Sevelle, Taja Sevelle (1987)
 
15. “Nothing Compares 2 U” — The Family, The Family (1985) 

Originals will be available for streaming exclusively on Tidal starting June 7 
coinciding with what would have been the artist’s 61st birthday.

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