Prince ‎– Gotta Stop (Messin' About)

Warner Bros. Records ‎– PRO-A-937
Vinyl, 12", Promo


A1 Gotta Stop (Messin' About) 2:55
A2 Partyup (Edit) 4:23
B1 Head 4:38
B2 When You Were Mine 3:42
B3 Uptown 5:28

Companies, etc.


  • Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer, Written-ByPrince


Generic company sleeve with additional insert: the layout is designed as "press review" and repeats the tracklist, credits and catalog number

Promotional copy [WB logo] not for sale (labels)

From the Warner Bros. Album BSK 3478 DIRTY MIND except as indicated* (* = track A1)

All selections published by Encirp Misic Inc.-BMI

℗ 1980 Warner Bros. Records Inc. (A2 to B3)
℗ 1981 Warner Bros. Records Inc. (A1)

A Warner Communications Company.
Made in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): PRO-A1-937 -SHI ╋ SLM ⁜ ╋ ╋ △ 608 B-15570
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): PRO-A2-937 -SHI ╋ SLM ⁜ ╋ ╋ △ 608-X B-15571

Other Versions (5 of 7) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
LV 47, LV47 Prince Gotta Stop (Messin' About)(12") Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records LV 47, LV47 UK 1981 Sell This Version
K17819 Prince Gotta Stop (Messin' About)(7", Single, RE) Warner Bros. Records K17819 UK 1981 Sell This Version
SDC 43 Prince Gotta Stop (Messin' About) • Horny Toad(7", Promo, Unofficial, Red) International RO SDC 43 France Unknown Sell This Version
LCSA 812 Prince Gotta Stop (Messin' About) / Horny Toad(7", Single, Unofficial) ICM LCSA 812 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
K 17819 Prince Gotta Stop (Messin' About)(7", Single) Warner Bros. Records K 17819 UK 1981 Sell This Version



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April 24, 2016
Includes the rare and sought after "Gotta Stop (Messin' About)" as the A1 track.