The heirs of Prince bring in cooperation with Warner Bros. on his birthday a new album out. On Originals, released on the birthday of the 2016 death singer, fourteen previously unreleased songs.
It comes to the songs that Prince wrote for other artists, but sung by the singer herself, writes Variety on Thursday. The song selection is done by Jay-Z and Troy Carter, on behalf of the heirs of Prince.
On the tracklist are listed under more Make-Up, previously released by Vanity 6, Baby, You’re a Trip by Jill Jones’and’ You’re My Love by Kenny Rogers. In total, there are fifteen songs on the album, one of which is already previously released, namely Nothing Compares 2 U, that was previously released by The Family and Sinead O’connor.
From 7 June, the birthday of Prince the album will be released in two weeks exclusively to listen through Tidal, the streaming service of Jay-Z. it will Then Originals also for sale, and hear, through other channels.
Prince signed four years ago to contract with Tidal
It has already been a large number of albums by Prince from the period 1995 to 2010 are available on digital muziekplatforms. The offer came in addition to the so-called Anthology collection, the overview of the musical highlights of Prince by The Prince Estate was composed.
Prince signed in 2015 a contract with Tidal. The platform was thus the exclusive right to the stream of previously released work. Since the death of Prince in april 2016 to discuss his next of kin and the music platform in this respect. In 2018 was decided by the court that they will adhere to the agreement had to keep.
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