Prince ‎– The Hits / The B-Sides

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Warner Bros. Records ‎– 9362-45440-2, Paisley Park ‎– 9362-45440-2
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3 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 When Doves Cry
Recorded By – David Leonard, Peggy Mac*
3:47
1-2 Pop Life
Composed By [String Interlude] – 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, Performer – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – Peggy Mac*
3:41
1-3 Soft & Wet
Engineer [Assistant] – Dave Roeder*, Steve FontanoEngineer, Remix – Tommy VicariExecutive-Producer – Tommy VicariLyrics By – C. Moon*, PrinceMusic By – Prince
3:02
1-4 I Feel For You
Engineer – Gary BrandtEngineer [Assistant] – Mark EttelRemix – Bob Mockler, Prince
3:24
1-5 Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?
Engineer – Gary BrandtEngineer [Assistant] – Mark EttelRemix – Bob Mockler, Prince
3:48
1-6 When You Were Mine
Engineer – Jamie StarrRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron Garrett
3:43
1-7 Uptown
Engineer – Jamie StarrRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron Garrett
4:09
1-8 Let's Go Crazy
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – David Leonard, Susan Rogers
4:39
1-9 1999
Engineer [2nd] – Don BattsLead Vocals [Co-Lead Vocals] – Dez*, J.J.*, Lisa*Recorded By, Mixed By – Peggy McCreary
3:36
1-10 I Could Never Take The Place Of Your Man
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan Rogers
3:38
1-11 Nothing Compares 2 U
Featuring – Rosie GainesPerformer – Prince, The New Power Generation
4:57
1-12 Adore
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersTrumpet – Atlanta Bliss
4:39
1-13 Pink Cashmere
Mixed By – Tom GarneauOrchestrated By [Strings] – Clare FischerRecorded By – Eddie MillerRecorded By [Strings] – Arne Frager
6:13
1-14 Alphabet St.
Bass, Vocals – Levi Seacer, Jr.*Brass, Vocals – Atlanta Bliss, Eric LeedsDrums, Percussion, Vocals – Sheila E.Guitar, Vocals – Miko*Keyboards [Computer Keyboards] – Dr. FinkMixed By – Eddie Miller, Joe BlaneyRecorded By, Mixed By – Eddie Miller, Joe Blaney, PrinceVocals – Cat*Vocals, Organ [Hammond] – Boni Boyer
5:38
1-15 Sign 'O' The Times
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan Rogers
3:42
1-16 Thieves In The Temple
Mixed By – PrinceRecorded By – Michael Koppelman, Tom Garneau
3:19
1-17 Diamonds And Pearls
Engineer [2nd] – Tim Penn*Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince, The New Power GenerationRecorded By, Mixed By – Michael Koppelman
4:19
1-18 7
Mixed By – Bob Rosa, Keith "KC" Cohen*, Michael Koppelman, Steve Beltran, Tom GarneauProducer, Arranged By, Performer – Prince, The New Power GenerationRecorded By – Brian Poer, Dave Friedlander, Michael Koppelman, Ray Hahnfeldt, Steve NoonanWritten-By [Co-written By] – Jimmy McCracklin, Lowell Fulsom
5:09
2-1 Controversy
Backing Vocals – Lisa*Engineer – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, Ross Pallone
3:35
2-2 Dirty Mind
Engineer – Jamie StarrRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron GarrettSynthesizer – Dr. FinkWritten-By – Dr. Fink, Prince
3:49
2-3 I Wanna Be Your Lover
Engineer – Gary BrandtEngineer [Assistant] – Mark EttelRemix – Bob Mockler, Prince
2:56
2-4 Head
Engineer – Jamie StarrRemix – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, PrinceRemix [Assistant] – Ron GarrettSynthesizer – Dr. FinkVocals – Lisa Coleman
4:43
2-5 Do Me, Baby
Engineer – Bob Mockler, Mic Guzauski*, Ross Pallone
3:55
2-6 Delirious
Backing Vocals – Lisa*Engineer [2nd] – Don BattsRecorded By, Mixed By – Peggy McCreary
2:38
2-7 Little Red Corvette
Engineer [2nd] – Don BattsLead Vocals [Co-Lead Vocals] – Dez*, Lisa*Recorded By, Mixed By – Peggy McCrearySoloist [Guitar Solos] – Dez*
4:55
2-8 I Would Die 4 U
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – David Leonard, David Rivkin
2:56
2-9 Raspberry Beret
Engineer – David Leonard, David Tickle, Prince, Susan RogersMixed By – PrinceMixed By [Assisted By] – Susan RogersProducer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – Susan Rogers
3:31
2-10 If I Was Your Girlfriend
Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersLead Vocals – Camille (3)
3:46
2-11 Kiss
Arranged By – David Z.Producer, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – Coke Johnson, Leonard*, Tickle*, Z.*, Peggy Mac*, Susan RogersVoice [Background Voice] – Mazarati
3:45
2-12 Peach
Engineer – Airiq Anest, Rolly LaddMixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Recorded By – Mark Forrester, Steve Noonan
3:48
2-13 U Got The Look
Drums, Percussion – Sheila E.Engineer – Coke Johnson, Prince, Susan RogersPerformer [With] – Sheena EastonVocals – Camille (3)
3:46
2-14 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, Performer – Prince, The New Power GenerationRecorded By – Brian Poer, Dave Friedlander, Michael Koppelman, Ray Hahnfeldt, Steve Noonan
5:24
2-15 Gett Off
Engineer [2nd] – Ray Hahnfeldt, Steve NoonanFlute – Eric LeedsProducer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince, The New Power GenerationRecorded By – Michael Koppelman
4:29
2-16 Cream
Engineer [2nd] – Tim Penn*Mixed By – Keith CohenProducer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince, The New Power GenerationRecorded By – Michael Koppelman
4:12
2-17 Pope
Featuring [Appears] – "Pope" Bernie Mac*Lead Vocals [Co-Lead Vox] – MayteMixed By – Dave Friedlander, Ray HahnfeldtRecorded By – Ray Hahnfeldt
3:28
2-18 Purple Rain
Arranged By [Strings] – Lisa*, PrinceProducer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By – David Leonard, David Rivkin
8:40
3-1 Hello
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The Revolution
3:23
3-2 200 Balloons 5:05
3-3 Escape 3:30
3-4 Gotta Stop (Messin' About) 2:54
3-5 Horny Toad 2:12
3-6 Feel U Up 3:44
3-7 Girl
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The Revolution
3:47
3-8 I Love U In Me 4:12
3-9 Erotic City
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The Revolution
3:55
3-10 Shockadelica 3:30
3-11 Irresistible Bitch
Backing Vocals – Wendy And Lisa*
4:11
3-12 Scarlet Pussy
Composed By, Performer – Camille (3)
4:18
3-13 La, La, La, He, He, Hee
Lyrics By [Lyrics Co-written By] – Sheena Easton
3:21
3-14 She's Always In My Hair
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The Revolution
3:27
3-15 17 Days
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The Revolution
3:54
3-16 How Come U Don't Call Me Anymore 3:50
3-17 Another Lonely Christmas
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The Revolution
4:51
3-18 God
Producer, Arranged By, Composed By, Performer – Prince And The Revolution
4:02
3-19 4 The Tears In Your Eyes
Performer [Performed Live By] – Prince, Wendy And Lisa*Recorded By – David Tickle, Susan Rogers
3:23
3-20 Power Fantastic
Flute – Eric LeedsPerformer – Prince And The RevolutionRecorded By [Live], Mixed By – Susan RogersTrumpet – Atlanta Bliss
4:45

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Credits

  • Art Direction, DesignGreg Ross, Jeff Gold
  • Compilation ProducerGregg Geller
  • Composed ByPrince (tracks: 1-1, 1-4 to 1-7, 1-9 to 1-12, 1-14 to 1-16, 1-18, 2-1, 2-3 to 2-7, 2-10, 2-13, 3-2 to 3-6, 3-8, 3-10, 3-11, 3-13, 3-16, 3-19, 3-20)
  • Design [Logo Design]David Carson
  • Mastered By [Additional Mastering]Dave Friedlander, Stephen Marcussen
  • Mastered By [Digital Mastering]Lee Herschberg
  • PerformerPrince (tracks: 1-1, 1-3 to 1-7, 1-9, 1-10, 1-12, 1-14 to 1-16, 2-1 to 2-7, 2-10, 2-13, 3-2 to 3-6, 3-8, 3-10, 3-11, 3-13, 3-16)
  • Photography ByHerb Ritts
  • Producer, Arranged ByPrince (tracks: 1-1, 1-3 to 1-7, 1-9 to 1-12, 1-14 to 1-16, 2-1 to 2-7, 2-10, 2-13, 3-2, 3-4 to 3-6, 3-8, 3-10, 3-11, 3-13, 3-16, 3-19, 3-20)

Notes

Initial release with monochrome sticker on triple thick 'Fat Boy' jewel case:

"THE HITS/THE B SIDES
Collectors' Edition
56 Track/3-CD Set
includes tracks previously unreleased
PARENTAL
ADVISORY
EXPLICIT LYRICS
9362-45440-2"

Paisley Park Records, manufactured and distributed by Warner Bros. Records Inc., a Time Warner company. © 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc. for the U.S. and WEA International Inc. for the world outside of the U.S. ℗ 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc. for the U.S. and WEA International Inc. for the world outside of the U.S. Made in Germany by Warner Music Manufacturing Europe. (back tray insert)

© 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc. ℗ 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc., a Time Warner company. Made in Germany. (Disc 1)

© 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc. ℗ 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc., a Time Warner company. Made in Germany. (Disc 2)

© 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc. ℗ 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1993 Warner Bros. Records Inc., a Time Warner company. Made in Germany. (Disc 3)

The 'previously unreleased' tracks are: 1-11, 1-13, 2-12, 2-17, 3-19 & 3-20

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 9362-45440-2 9
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 936245440-2/1.3 WM
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 936245440-2/2.2 WM
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): 936245440-2/3.2 WM
  • Rights Society: GEMA / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0392
  • Other (Distribution Code): WE 825

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
9 45440-2 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCD, Comp) Paisley Park, Warner Bros. Records 9 45440-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
9362-45440-2 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCD, Comp) Paisley Park, Warner Bros. Records 9362-45440-2 Taiwan 1993 Sell This Version
9 45440-2 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCD, Comp, Club) Paisley Park, Warner Bros. Records 9 45440-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
9 45440-2 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCD, Comp, Club, RE) Paisley Park, Warner Bros. Records 9 45440-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
none Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(56xFile, AAC, Comp, VBR) NPG Records, Warner Bros. Records none US Unknown

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