Prince Nothing Compares 2 U - 7" Limited Edition Black Vinyl
The Prince Estate, in collaboration with Warner Bros.
Records, has now released the original version of the iconic song "Nothing Compares 2 U".
This previously unreleased version was recorded in 1984, six years before 1990’s classic
reimagining by Sinéad O'Connor and before Prince started performing the song live.
track was recorded at the Flying Cloud Drive 'Warehouse' in Eden Prairie by Prince’s long-
time engineer Susan Rogers, and originally composed, arranged and performed in its
entirety by Prince, aside from the backing vocals by Susannah Melvoin and Paul "St. Paul"
Peterson. Also featured on the original track is saxophone work by Eric Leeds.