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Sign o' the times, Prince

Label
Sign o' the times
Title
Sign o' the times
Statement of responsibility
Prince
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Instrumentalist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SPP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prince
Date of event
  • 1987 June 20
  • 1987 December 31
Dewey number
782.42164
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
"Parental advisory, explicit content."
LC call number
M1630.18.P75
LC item number
S54 2020
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
  • The Live CD recorded at
  • The DVD recorded at
PerformerNote
Performed by Prince, vocals, guitar, keyboards, drums, percussion ; with ensemble. DVD and Live CD feature: Sheila E., drums, vocals ; Levi Seacher, Jr., bass, vocals ; Miko Weaver, guitar, vocals ; Matt Fink, Boni Boyer, keyboards, vocals ; Eric Leeds, saxophone, flute ; Atlanta Bliss, trumpet ; Cat, Wally Safford, Greg Brooks, dance, vocals
Place of event
  • Stadion Galgenwaard, Utrecht, The Netherlands,
  • Paisley Park,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davis, Miles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Funk (Music)
  • Soul music
  • Rock music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Sign o' the times, Prince
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Principally written, arranged and produced by Prince
  • Album originally released in 1987
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 video disc (DVD) + 1 book (119 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • videodisc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
  • performed music
  • two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • prm
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Hot thing
  • Forever in my life
  • U got the look
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • Strange relationship
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • The cross
  • It's gonna be a beautiful night
  • co-written by Matt Fink, Eric Leeds
  • Adore
  • disc 1-2. Original album remastered.
  • Sign o' the times
  • Play in the sunshine
  • Housequake
  • The ballad of Dorothy Parker
  • It
  • Starfish and coffee
  • Slow love
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • (edit)
  • Shockadelica
  • Shockadelica
  • (12" long version)
  • U got the look
  • (long look)
  • Housequake
  • (edit)
  • Housequake
  • disc 3, Single mixes & edits.
  • (7 minutes McQuake)
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • (fade)
  • Hot thing
  • (edit)
  • Hot thing
  • (extended remix)
  • Hot thing
  • (dub version)
  • Sign o' the times
  • (edit)
  • La, la, la, he, he, hee
  • (edit)
  • La, la, la, he, he, hee
  • (highly explosive)
  • Prince, Sheena Easton
  • Wonderful day
  • (original version)
  • Strange relationship
  • (original version)
  • Visions
  • Lisa Coleman
  • The ballad of Dorothy Parker
  • (with Horns)
  • Witness 4 the prosecution
  • (version 1)
  • disc 4, Vault tracks I.
  • Power fantastic
  • (live studio)
  • Prince, Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman
  • And that says what?
  • Love and sex--
  • A place in heaven
  • (Prince vocal)
  • Colors
  • Wendy Melvoin
  • Crystal ball
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • (7" mix)--
  • Big tall wall
  • (version 1)--
  • Neveah ni ecalp a--
  • In a large room with no light
  • Prince, Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman
  • (1979 version)
  • Teacher, teacher
  • (1985 version)
  • All my dreams
  • Can I play with U?
  • featuring Miles Davis
  • The ball
  • Adonis and Bathsheba forever in my life
  • (early vocal run-through)--
  • Crucial
  • (alternate lyrics)--
  • The cocoa boys
  • When the dawn of the morning comes
  • Witness 4 the prosecution
  • (version 2)
  • It be's like that sometimes
  • disc 5, Vault tracks II.
  • It ain't over 'til
  • The fat lady sings--
  • Eggplant
  • (original Prince vocal)--
  • Everybody want what they don't got--
  • Blanche
  • (1986 master)--
  • Promise to be true
  • Jealous girl
  • (version 2)
  • There's something I like about being your fool
  • Big tall wall
  • (version 2)
  • A place in heaven
  • (Lisa vocal)--
  • Wonderful day
  • (12" mix)
  • disc 6, Vault tracks III.
  • Strange relationship
  • (1987 Shep Pettibone club mix)
  • Emotional pump
  • Rebirth of the flesh
  • (original outro)--
  • Cosmic day
  • Walkin' in glory
  • Wally
  • I need a man
  • Take the "A" train ; Pacemaker ; I could never take the place of your man
  • Prince, Billy Strayhorn, Eric Leeds
  • Hot thing
  • Four
  • Prince, Sheila Escovedo (with Sheila E. Drum solo)
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • Let's go crazy
  • When doves cry
  • Purple rain
  • 1999
  • disc 7-8,
  • Forever in my life
  • Kiss
  • The cross
  • It's gonna be a beautiful night
  • co-written by Matt Fink, Eric Leeds
  • Live in Utrecht.
  • Intro/sign "O" the times
  • Play in the sunshine
  • Little red corvette
  • Housequake
  • Girls & boys
  • Slow love
  • Do me baby
  • Adore
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • What's your name jam
  • Let's pretend we're married
  • Delirious
  • Jack U off
  • Drum solo
  • Twelve
  • Hot thing
  • DVD:
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • Let's go crazy
  • When doves cry
  • Purple rain
  • 1999
  • U got the look
  • It's gonna be a beautiful night medley
  • (featuring Miles Davis)
  • Promotional videos.
  • U got the look
  • Live at Paisley Park 12/31/87.
  • Sign O' the times
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • Sign "o" the times
  • Play in the sunshine
  • Little red corvelle
  • Erotic city
  • Housequake
  • Slow love
Control code
on1198431037
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • other
Edition
  • Super Deluxe edition. remastered.
  • Explicit version.
Extent
8 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
603497847563
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
R2 628756
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1198431037
System details
DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Terms governing use
Home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sign o' the times, Prince
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Principally written, arranged and produced by Prince
  • Album originally released in 1987
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 video disc (DVD) + 1 book (119 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • videodisc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
  • performed music
  • two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • prm
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Hot thing
  • Forever in my life
  • U got the look
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • Strange relationship
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • The cross
  • It's gonna be a beautiful night
  • co-written by Matt Fink, Eric Leeds
  • Adore
  • disc 1-2. Original album remastered.
  • Sign o' the times
  • Play in the sunshine
  • Housequake
  • The ballad of Dorothy Parker
  • It
  • Starfish and coffee
  • Slow love
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • (edit)
  • Shockadelica
  • Shockadelica
  • (12" long version)
  • U got the look
  • (long look)
  • Housequake
  • (edit)
  • Housequake
  • disc 3, Single mixes & edits.
  • (7 minutes McQuake)
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • (fade)
  • Hot thing
  • (edit)
  • Hot thing
  • (extended remix)
  • Hot thing
  • (dub version)
  • Sign o' the times
  • (edit)
  • La, la, la, he, he, hee
  • (edit)
  • La, la, la, he, he, hee
  • (highly explosive)
  • Prince, Sheena Easton
  • Wonderful day
  • (original version)
  • Strange relationship
  • (original version)
  • Visions
  • Lisa Coleman
  • The ballad of Dorothy Parker
  • (with Horns)
  • Witness 4 the prosecution
  • (version 1)
  • disc 4, Vault tracks I.
  • Power fantastic
  • (live studio)
  • Prince, Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman
  • And that says what?
  • Love and sex--
  • A place in heaven
  • (Prince vocal)
  • Colors
  • Wendy Melvoin
  • Crystal ball
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • (7" mix)--
  • Big tall wall
  • (version 1)--
  • Neveah ni ecalp a--
  • In a large room with no light
  • Prince, Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman
  • (1979 version)
  • Teacher, teacher
  • (1985 version)
  • All my dreams
  • Can I play with U?
  • featuring Miles Davis
  • The ball
  • Adonis and Bathsheba forever in my life
  • (early vocal run-through)--
  • Crucial
  • (alternate lyrics)--
  • The cocoa boys
  • When the dawn of the morning comes
  • Witness 4 the prosecution
  • (version 2)
  • It be's like that sometimes
  • disc 5, Vault tracks II.
  • It ain't over 'til
  • The fat lady sings--
  • Eggplant
  • (original Prince vocal)--
  • Everybody want what they don't got--
  • Blanche
  • (1986 master)--
  • Promise to be true
  • Jealous girl
  • (version 2)
  • There's something I like about being your fool
  • Big tall wall
  • (version 2)
  • A place in heaven
  • (Lisa vocal)--
  • Wonderful day
  • (12" mix)
  • disc 6, Vault tracks III.
  • Strange relationship
  • (1987 Shep Pettibone club mix)
  • Emotional pump
  • Rebirth of the flesh
  • (original outro)--
  • Cosmic day
  • Walkin' in glory
  • Wally
  • I need a man
  • Take the "A" train ; Pacemaker ; I could never take the place of your man
  • Prince, Billy Strayhorn, Eric Leeds
  • Hot thing
  • Four
  • Prince, Sheila Escovedo (with Sheila E. Drum solo)
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • Let's go crazy
  • When doves cry
  • Purple rain
  • 1999
  • disc 7-8,
  • Forever in my life
  • Kiss
  • The cross
  • It's gonna be a beautiful night
  • co-written by Matt Fink, Eric Leeds
  • Live in Utrecht.
  • Intro/sign "O" the times
  • Play in the sunshine
  • Little red corvette
  • Housequake
  • Girls & boys
  • Slow love
  • Do me baby
  • Adore
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • What's your name jam
  • Let's pretend we're married
  • Delirious
  • Jack U off
  • Drum solo
  • Twelve
  • Hot thing
  • DVD:
  • If I was your girlfriend
  • Let's go crazy
  • When doves cry
  • Purple rain
  • 1999
  • U got the look
  • It's gonna be a beautiful night medley
  • (featuring Miles Davis)
  • Promotional videos.
  • U got the look
  • Live at Paisley Park 12/31/87.
  • Sign O' the times
  • I could never take the place of your man
  • Sign "o" the times
  • Play in the sunshine
  • Little red corvelle
  • Erotic city
  • Housequake
  • Slow love
Control code
on1198431037
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • other
Edition
  • Super Deluxe edition. remastered.
  • Explicit version.
Extent
8 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
603497847563
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
R2 628756
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1198431037
System details
DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Terms governing use
Home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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