Prince ‎– The Hits / The B-Sides

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Paisley Park ‎– 9362454402, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 9362454402
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3 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 Prince When Doves Cry
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRecorded By – David Leonard, Peggy Mac*
3:47
1-2 Prince And The Revolution Pop Life
Composed By [String Interlude Composed By] – Lisa and Wendy*Drums – Sheila E.Engineer – David Leonard, David Tickle, Prince, Susan RogersMixed By – PrinceMixed By [Assisted By] – Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – Peggy Mac*
3:41
1-3 Prince Soft And Wet
Engineer [Assistant Engineer] – Dave Roeder, Steve FontanoExecutive-Producer – Tommy VicariLyrics By – C. Moon*, PrinceMusic By – PrinceProducer, Arranged By – PrinceRemix, Engineer – Tommy Vicari
3:02
1-4 Prince I Feel For You
Engineer – Gary BrandtEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Mark EttelProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRemix – Bob Mockler, Prince
3:24
1-5 Prince Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?
Engineer – Gary BrandtEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Mark EttelProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRemix – Bob Mockler, Prince
3:48
1-6 Prince When You Were Mine
Engineer – Jamie StarrProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron Garrett
3:43
1-7 Prince Uptown
Engineer – Jamie StarrProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron Garrett
4:09
1-8 Prince And The Revolution Let's Go Crazy
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – David Leonard, Susan Rogers
4:39
1-9 Prince 1999
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Don BattsLead Vocals [Co-lead Vocals] – Dez*, J.J.*, Lisa*Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRecorded By, Mixed By – Peggy McCreary
3:36
1-10 Prince I Could Never Take The Place Of Your Man
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:38
1-11 Prince And The New Power Generation Nothing Compares 2 U
Featuring – Rosie GainesProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
4:57
1-12 Prince Adore
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceTrumpet – Atlanta Bliss
4:39
1-13 Prince Pink Cashmere
Mixed By – Tom GarneauOrchestrated By [Strings Orchestrated By] – Clare FischerRecorded By – Eddie MillerRecorded By [Strings Recorded By] – Arne Frager
6:13
1-14 Prince Alphabet St.
Bass, Vocals – Levi Seacer, Jr.*Brass, Vocals – Atlanta Bliss, Eric LeedsDrums, Percussion, Vocals – Sheila E.Guitar, Vocals – Miko*Keyboards [Computer Keyboards] – Dr. Fink*Mixed By, Recorded By – Eddie Miller, Joe Blaney, PrinceOrgan [Hammond Organ], Vocals – Boni BoyerProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceVocals – Cat*
5:38
1-15 Prince Sign 'O' The Times
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:42
1-16 Prince Thieves In The Temple
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Mixed By – PrinceRecorded By – Michael Koppelman, Tom Garneau
3:19
1-17 Prince And The New Power Generation Diamonds And Pearls
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Tim Penn*Mixed By, Recorded By – Michael KoppelmanProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – The New Power Generation, Prince
4:19
1-18 Prince And The New Power Generation 7
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Jevetta SteeleComposed By – PrinceMixed By – Bob Rosa, Keith "KC" Cohen*, Michael Koppelman, Steve Beltran, Tom GarneauPerformer [Contains A Sample Of "tramp" As Performed By] – McCracklin*, Fulsom*Producer, Arranged By – The New Power Generation, PrinceRecorded By – Brian Poer, Dave Friedlander, Michael Koppelman, Ray Hahnfeldt, Steve NoonanWritten-By [Co-written By] – Jimmy McCracklin, Lowell Fulsom
5:09
2-1 Prince Controversy
Backing Vocals – Lisa*Engineer – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, Ross PalloneProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:35
2-2 Prince Dirty Mind
Engineer – Jamie StarrProducer, Arranged By – PrinceRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron GarrettSynthesizer – Dr. Fink*Written-By – Dr. Fink*, Prince
3:49
2-3 Prince I Wanna Be Your Lover
Engineer – Gary BrandtEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Mark EttelProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRemix – Bob Mockler, Prince
2:56
2-4 Prince Head
Engineer – Jamie StarrProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron GarrettSynthesizer – Dr. Fink*Vocals – Lisa Coleman
4:43
2-5 Prince Do Me, Baby
Engineer – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, Ross PalloneProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:55
2-6 Prince Delirious
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Lisa*Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Don BattsMixed By, Recorded By – Peggy McCrearyProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
2:38
2-7 Prince Little Red Corvette
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Don BattsGuitar [Guitar Solos] – Dez*Lead Vocals [Co-lead Vocals] – Dez*, Lisa*Mixed By, Recorded By – Peggy McCrearyProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
4:55
2-8 Prince And The Revolution I Would Die 4 U
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – David Leonard, David Rivkin
2:56
2-9 Prince And The Revolution Raspberry Beret
Engineer – David Leonard, David Tickle, Prince, Susan RogersMixed By – PrinceMixed By [Assisted By] – Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – Susan Rogers
3:31
2-10 Prince If I Was Your Girlfriend
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersLead Vocals – Camille (3)Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:46
2-11 Prince And The Revolution Kiss
Arranged By – David Z.Backing Vocals [Background Voice] – MazaratiProducer, Composed By – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – Coke Johnson, David Leonard, David Tickle, David Z., Peggy Mac*, Susan Rogers
3:45
2-12 Prince Peach
Engineer – Airiq Anest, Rolly LaddMixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Recorded By – Mark Forrester, Steve Noonan
3:48
2-13 Prince With Sheena Easton U Got The Look
Drums, Percussion – Sheila E.Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceVocals – Camille (3)Vocals [With] – Sheena Easton
3:46
2-14 Prince And The New Power Generation Sexy M.F.
Composed By – Levi Seacer, Jr.*, Prince, Tony M.Mixed By – Bob Rosa, Keith "KC" Cohen*, Michael Koppelman, Steve Beltran, Tom GarneauProducer, Arranged By – The New Power Generation, PrinceRecorded By – Brian Poer, Dave Friedlander, Michael Koppelman, Ray Hahnfeldt, Steve Noonan
5:24
2-15 Prince And The New Power Generation Gett Off
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Ray Hahnfeldt, Steve NoonanFlute – Eric LeedsProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – The New Power Generation, PrinceRecorded By – Michael Koppelman
4:29
2-16 Prince And The New Power Generation Cream
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Tim Penn*Mixed By – Keith CohenProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – The New Power Generation, PrinceRecorded By – Michael Koppelman
4:12
2-17 Prince Pope
Lead Vocals [Co-lead Vox] – MayteMixed By – Dave Friedlander, Ray HahnfeldtRecorded By – Ray HahnfeldtVoice [Appears Courtesy Of Def Comedy Jam/rush Communications, Inc.] – "Pope" Bernie Mac*
3:28
2-18 Prince And The Revolution Purple Rain
Arranged By [Strings Arranged By] – Lisa*, PrinceProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – David Leonard, David Rivkin
8:40
3-1 Prince And The Revolution Hello
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The Revolution
3:23
3-2 Prince 200 Balloons
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
5:05
3-3 Prince Escape
Composed By – Prince
3:30
3-4 Prince Gotta Stop (Messin' About)
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
2:54
3-5 Prince Horny Toad
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
2:12
3-6 Prince Feel U Up
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:44
3-7 Prince And The Revolution Girl
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The Revolution
3:47
3-8 Prince I Love U In Me
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
4:12
3-9 Prince And The Revolution Erotic City
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The Revolution
3:55
3-10 Prince Shockadelica
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:30
3-11 Prince Irresistible Bitch
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Wendy And Lisa*Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
4:11
3-12 Camille (3) Scarlet Pussy
Composed By, Performer [Performed By] – Camille (3)
4:18
3-13 Prince La, La, La, He, He, Hee
Lyrics By [Lyrics Co-written By] – Sheena EastonProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:21
3-14 Prince And The Revolution She's Always In My Hair
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The Revolution
3:27
3-15 Prince And The Revolution 17 Days
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The Revolution
3:54
3-16 Prince How Come U Don't Call Me Anymore
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince
3:50
3-17 Prince And The Revolution Another Lonely Christmas
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The Revolution
4:51
3-18 Prince And The Revolution God
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By – Prince And The Revolution
4:02
3-19 Prince, Wendy And Lisa* 4 The Tears In Your Eyes
Performer [Performed Live By] – Wendy And Lisa*Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer [Performed Live By] – PrinceRecorded By – David Tickle, Susan Rogers
3:23
3-20 Prince And The Revolution Power Fantastic
Flute – Eric LeedsMixed By, Recorded By [Recorded Live By] – Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By – PrinceTrumpet – Atlanta Bliss
4:45

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Credits

  • Art Direction, DesignGreg Ross, Jeff Gold
  • Backing Vocals [Backing Vox], PercussionDamon Dickson (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16), Kirk Johnson (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)
  • Bass, Backing Vocals [Backing Vox]Sonny T. (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)
  • Bass, VoiceBrown Mark* (tracks: 1-2, 1-8, 2-8, 2-9, 2-11, 2-18, 3-1, 3-7, 3-9, 3-14, 3-15, 3-17, 3-18, 3-20)
  • Compilation ProducerGregg Geller
  • Design [Logo Design]David Carson
  • DrumsMichael B.* (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)
  • Guitar, VoiceWendy* (tracks: 1-2, 1-8, 2-8, 2-9, 2-11, 2-18, 3-1, 3-7, 3-9, 3-14, 3-15, 3-17, 3-18, 3-20)
  • Keyboards, VoiceLisa Coleman (tracks: 1-2, 1-8, 2-8, 2-9, 2-11, 2-18, 3-1, 3-7, 3-9, 3-14, 3-15, 3-17, 3-18, 3-20), Matt Fink (tracks: 1-2, 1-8, 2-8, 2-9, 2-11, 2-18, 3-1, 3-7, 3-9, 3-14, 3-15, 3-17, 3-18, 3-20)
  • Lead Vocals [Co-lead Vox], Backing Vocals [Backing Vox], Sampler [Purpleaxxe™ Sampler], OrganRosie Gaines (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)
  • Liner NotesAlan Leeds
  • Mastered By [Additional Mastering By]Dave Friedlander, Stephen Marcussen
  • Mastered By [Digital Mastering By]Lee Herschberg
  • PercussionBobby Z* (tracks: 1-2, 1-8, 2-8, 2-9, 2-11, 2-18, 3-1, 3-7, 3-9, 3-14, 3-15, 3-17, 3-18, 3-20)
  • Performer [Performed By]The New Power Generation (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16), Prince (tracks: 1-1, 1-3 to 1-7, 1-9 to 1-12, 1-14 to 1-18, 2-1 to 2-7, 2-10, 2-13 to 2-16, 3-2 to 3-6, 3-8, 3-10, 3-11, 3-13, 3-16), Prince And The Revolution (tracks: 1-2, 1-8, 2-8, 2-9, 2-11, 2-18, 3-1, 3-7, 3-9, 3-14, 3-15, 3-17, 3-18, 3-20)
  • Photography ByHerb Ritts
  • Rap [Lead Raps], Backing Vocals [Backing Vox]Tony M. (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)
  • Rhythm Guitar, Backing Vocals [Backing Vox]Levi Seacer, Jr.* (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)
  • Sampler [Purpleaxxe™ Sampler], Keyboards [Other Various Keys], Other [Sex Symbol]Tommy Barbarella (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)
  • Vocals [Introducing]Mayte (tracks: 1-11, 1-17, 1-18, 2-14 to 2-16)

Notes

Booklet:
Tracks 1-1, 1-2 Recorded at Sunset Sound
Track 1-3 Recorded at Record Plant, Sausalito, California ∙ Remixed at Sound Labs, Los Angeles, California
Tracks 1-4, 1-5, 2-3 Recorded at Alpha Studios, Burbank, California ∙ Remixed at Hollywood Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California
Tracks 1-6, 1-7, 2-2, 2-4 Recorded somewhere in Uptown ∙ Remixed at Hollywood Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California
Track 1-8 Recorded at The Warehouse in the summer of '83
Tracks 1-9, 2-6, 2-7 Recorded and Mixed in Uptown and Sunset Sound
Tracks 1-10, 1-12, 1-15, 2-10, 2-13 Created and Mixed at Paisley Park, Sunset Sound and Dierks Studio Mobile Trucks
Track 1-11 Live performance at Paisley Park on January 27, 1992
Track 1-13 Recorded and mixed at Paisley Park ∙ Strings recorded at Madhatter Studios
Track 1-14 Recorded and Mixed at Paisley Park
Tracks 1-16, 2-17 Mixed at Paisley Park
Tracks 1-17, 2-9, 2-15 Recorded at Paisley Park
Tracks 1-18, 2-14 Recorded at Paisley Park ∙ Mixed at Paisley Park ∙ Additional Mixing at Larrabee West Studios
Tracks 2-1, 2-5 Recorded and Mixed in Uptown, Hollywood Sound and Sunset Sound
Tracks 2-8, 2-18 Recorded live at 1st Avenue in the summer of '83 at the Record Plant, New York
Track 2-10 Recorded at Paisley Park and Sunset Sound
Track 2-12 Recorded at Olympic Studios in London ∙ Engineered at Larrabee West Sound Studio
Track 2-16 Recorded at Paisley Park ∙ Mixed at Larrabee Sound Studios, Los Angeles
Track 3-19 Recorded at S.I.R. Studios, Los Angeles
Track 3-20 Recorded live and mixed at Paisley Park
Additional Mastering at Precision Mastering, Los Angeles
©1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc.

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9 45440-2 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCD, Comp) Paisley Park, Warner Bros. Records 9 45440-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
CDW 45440 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCD, Comp) Warner Bros. Records CDW 45440 Canada 1993 Sell This Version
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