All Related Artists Albums. Prince And The Revolution: Live. Charts iTunes. None at the time of release, although many of the songs on the album had been released as singles in their studio forms. Live home video. Get to Know Us. Amazon Payment Products. English Choose a language for shopping. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
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The album is, however, notable within Prince's catalogue for its wide variety of themes in addition to the sexual imagery which had already become something of a trademark on his previous work. This is also reflected in various aspects of the album's instrumentation, with Prince fully embracing the gadgetry and sounds of emergent electro-funk and s sequencing technology on tracks like "Let's Pretend We're Married" and "All the Critics Love U in New York", songs that widen his use of synthesizers and prominently feature the use of a Linn LM-1 drum machine.
The album's cover features elements from the front cover of Prince's previous album, Controversy ; namely the eyes and the "Rude Boy" pin in the "", the jacket studs in the "R" and the smile in the "P". The "I" in "Prince" contains the words "and the Revolution" written backwards as "dna eht noituloveR" , both acknowledging his backing band and foreshadowing the next four years of his career.
It was the fifth album released by Prince. It was fifth in the Billboard Year-End Albums of Its critical and commercial success secured Prince a place in the public psyche, and marked the beginning of two years of heightened fame via massively successful tours, hit singles and a Hollywood movie — Purple Rain. Paul A. Thompson of Pitchfork noted the way Prince "marshal[led] the Reagan years and the LM-1 for his own purposes" has rarely been replicated and called a "rare record that has come to define its era while also existing outside of it, a masterpiece that immediately precedes the albums Prince fashioned, conspicuously, as masterpieces.
Also writing for Pitchfork , Maura Johnston wrote in that through the "balancing synth-funk explorations Johnston further praised Prince's "singular vision and willingness to indulge his curiosities" for creating an "apocalypse-anticipating album that, perhaps paradoxically, was built to last for decades and even centuries to come.
According to Acclaimed Music , it is the th most celebrated album in popular music history, and the third best album of In , Rolling Stone ranked 16th on its list of the Greatest Albums of the s. All tracks are written by Prince. The Remastered edition contains a remaster of the original album.
The Deluxe edition contains the remaster and a bonus disc with all the single, maxi-single and promo mixes as well as the B-sides. The Super Deluxe edition contains four more discs: Two of them contain 24 previously unissued studio tracks, the third contains a complete live audio performance of the Tour recorded at the late show the second of two that day in Detroit, Michigan, on November 30, , and a DVD with another complete, previously unreleased concert from the Tour , recorded in multi-cam live at the Houston Summit on December 29, While not performance credited for the studio recordings, band members Doctor Fink keyboards , Bobby Z.
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