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You’ll finally get to hear Prince’s original versions of Manic Monday, Jungle Love & more in June

You’ll finally get to hear Prince’s original versions of Manic Monday, Jungle Love & more in June


It was three years this past weekend since Prince passed away suddenly and the opening of his significant Vaults continues with the Prince Estate and Warner announcing Prince Originals an album highlighting the multitudinous work and songwriting he did behind the scenes for other artists.

Over 15 tracks of which 14 are previously unreleased, the compilation due June 7th, will feature demos and Prince versions of songs from The Time, The Bangles, Vanity 6, Sheila E, Kenny Rogers, Martika and more, as listed below.

The compilation was selected collaboratively by Troy Carter, on behalf of The Prince Estate, and JAY-Z. On June 7th, it will be streamed exclusively in master quality on TIDAL’s hi-fi subscription tier before general release two weeks later on On June 21st.

Prince Originals will be available via all download and streaming partners and physically on CD, while 180 gram 2LP and limited edition Deluxe CD+2LP formats will follow on July 19th. Pre-order will be here.


Song TitleFirst Released by (Artist: Album – year)Year of Prince’s Recording Included on Originals
1. Sex Shooter Apollonia 6: Apollonia 6 – 19841983
2. Jungle LoveThe Time: Ice Cream Castle – 19841983
3. Manic MondayThe Bangles: Different Light – 19851984
4. Noon RendezvousSheila E.: The Glamorous Life – 19841984
5. Make-UpVanity 6: Vanity 6 – 19821981
6. 100 MPH Mazarati: Mazarati – 19861984
7. You’re My LoveKenny Rogers: They Don’t Make Them Like They Used To – 19861982
8. Holly Rock Sheila E.: Krush Groove (OST) – 19851985
9. Baby, You’re a TripJill Jones: Jill Jones – 19871982
10. The Glamorous Life Sheila E.: The Glamorous Life – 19841983
11. Gigolos Get Lonely TooThe Time: What Time Is It? – 19821982
12. Love… Thy Will Be DoneMartika: Martika’s Kitchen – 19911991
13. Dear MichaelangeloSheila E.: Romance 1600 – 19851985
14. Wouldn’t You Love to Love Me?Taja Sevelle: Taja Sevelle – 19871981
15. Nothing Compares 2 UThe Family: The Family – 19851984