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, Repress
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1-1 When Doves Cry (Edit)
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 (Edit)
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 (Edit)
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 – 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 RogersFeaturing [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
  • Backing Vocals, Percussion [The New Power Generation]Damon Dickson, Kirk Johnson
  • Bass, Backing Vocals [The New Power Generation]Sonny T.
  • Bass, Voice [The Revolution]Brown Mark*
  • 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
  • Drums [The New Power Generation]Michael B.*
  • Featuring [Introducing] [The New Power Generation]Mayte
  • Guitar, Voice [The Revolution]Wendy*
  • Keyboards, Voice [The Revolution]Lisa Coleman, Matt Fink
  • Lead Vocals [Co-Lead], Backing Vocals, Sampler [Purpleaxxe], Organ [The New Power Generation]Rosie Gaines
  • Liner NotesAlan Leeds
  • Mastered By [Additional Mastering]Dave Friedlander, Stephen Marcussen
  • Mastered By [Digital Mastering]Lee Herschberg
  • Percussion [The Revolution]Bobby Z.
  • 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, 3-19)
  • 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)
  • Rap [Lead], Backing Vocals [The New Power Generation]Tony M.
  • Rhythm Guitar, Backing Vocals [The New Power Generation]Levi Seacer, Jr.*
  • Sampler [Purpleaxxe], Keyboards [Other Various Keys], Other [Sex Symbol] [The New Power Generation]Tommy Barbarella

Notes

Double jewel case.

Including the previously unreleased tracks: 1-11, 1-13, 2-12, 2-17, 3-19 and 3-20

On disc face (CD1):
© 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.

On disc face (CD2):
© 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.

On disc face (CD3):
© 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.

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.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 9362-45440-2 9
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 936245440-2/1.3 WM
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 936245440-2/2.4 WM
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): 936245440-2/3.3 WM
  • Mastering SID Code: none
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1 (Disc 1 & 2)): IFPI 05A0
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1 (Disc 3)): IFPI 05A2
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2 (Disc 1 & 2)): IFPI 05A5
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2 (Disc 3)): IFPI 05D1
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 0504
  • Rights Society: GEMA / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0392
  • Other (Distribution Code): WE 825

Other Versions (5 of 21) View All

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
none Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(56xFile, AAC, Comp, VBR) NPG Records, Warner Bros. Records none US Unknown
9 45440-2 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCD, Comp, RP) Paisley Park, Warner Bros. Records 9 45440-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
4-45440 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCass, Comp) Paisley Park 4-45440 Australia 1993 Sell This Version
9362-45440-4 Prince The Hits / The B-Sides(3xCass, Comp) Paisley Park 9362-45440-4 UK 1993 Sell This Version

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