Purple Rain roubou a posição de número um do álbum Born in the U.S.A de Bruce Springsteen duas vezes, 1984 e 1985. The soundtrack to the 1984 film of the same name, it is the first album where his band the Revolution is billed. [7], Purple Rain was supported with its soundtrack album of the same name, which featured two US chart-topping singles, "When Doves Cry" and "Let's Go Crazy", as well as the number-two hit "Purple Rain". Purple Rain is regularly ranked among the greatest albums of all time. El 16 de mayo publicaba el sencillo When Doves Cry, que se convertiría en una de sus canciones insignia, logró la certificación oro (500.000 copias) el 24 de julio (antes del estreno de la película), y la platino (1 millón) el 21 de agosto. It was recorded live at the Minneapolis club First Avenue in 1983 (with the strings overdubbed later in the studio) and was his third US single (second in UK) and title track from the 1984 album of the same name, which in turn was the soundtrack album for the 1984 film of the same name. [52] Jon Bon Jovi, lead singer of the rock band Bon Jovi, observed that "There's every emotion [in Purple Rain] from the ballad to the rocker" and "All the influences were evident, from Hendrix to Chic." In May 1996, the album was certified 13x Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Prince configured at least two unique track listings of Purple Rain prior to setting the final running order. Il est paru le 25 juin 1984 chez Warner Bros. Une édition Deluxe est parue en 2017, avec des morceaux complémentaires et inédits. According to the Revolution member Lisa Coleman, Prince then changed the song after the Revolution's Wendy Melvoin started playing guitar chords to accompany the song: "He was excited to hear it voiced differently. The risqué lyrics of "Darling Nikki" raised complaints from Tipper Gore and the Parents Music Resource Center and contributed to the implementation of Parental Advisory stickers and imprints on album covers. Described as a "masterpiece" by the Grammy Awards, Ana Yglesias wrote, "Even after his heartbreaking passing, Prince will live on forever in our hearts, through his music, and even on the charts. Purple Rain è un brano musicale di Prince, pubblicato come singolo nel 1984 mentre era nella città di Taranto. Purple Rain , disco y película, supusieron el estrellato masivo para Prince. His parents were both from African-American families from Louisiana. Prince had a troubled relationship with his step-father which lead him to run away from home. The film stars Prince in his acting debut playing "The Kid", a quasi-biographical character. Prince also joined Elvis Presley and the Beatles in being the only artists to have the number-one album, single and film in the US all at the same time. [66] In 2012, Slant Magazine ranked the album at number two on its list of Best Albums of the 1980s. Its total sales stand at 25 million copies worldwide, making it one of the best-selling albums of all time. [1] By 1996, the album had sold 13 million copies in the United States, making it certified 13x Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Purple Rain is regularly ranked among the best albums in music history. Partridge of Billboard emphasized Prince's popularity during the Purple Rain era, writing,[53]. .mw-parser-output cite.citation{font-style:inherit}.mw-parser-output .citation q{quotes:"\"""\"""'""'"}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-free a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-free a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/65/Lock-green.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .id-lock-registration a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-registration a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d6/Lock-gray-alt-2.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-subscription a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-subscription a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/aa/Lock-red-alt-2.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration{color:#555}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription span,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration span{border-bottom:1px dotted;cursor:help}.mw-parser-output .cs1-ws-icon a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4c/Wikisource-logo.svg")right 0.1em center/12px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output code.cs1-code{color:inherit;background:inherit;border:none;padding:inherit}.mw-parser-output .cs1-hidden-error{display:none;font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-visible-error{font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-maint{display:none;color:#33aa33;margin-left:0.3em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-format{font-size:95%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-left,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-left{padding-left:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-right,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-right{padding-right:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .citation .mw-selflink{font-weight:inherit}Nathan Brackett, Christian Hoard (2004). The next album, Purple Rain, the first of three credited to Prince and The Revolution, was the 1984 soundtrack to his film-debut of the same name. A standalone sequel, Graffiti Bridge, was released in 1990. "Purple Rain" is a song by the late American singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, dancer, actor and filmmaker Prince and his backing band The Revolution. Il singolo ha raggiunto la seconda posizione nella classifica degli Stati Uniti. Purple Rain was het hoofdnummer van het album Purple Rain. [34] Erlewine identifies the record's nine songs as "uncompromising ... forays into pop" and "stylistic experiments", echoing general sentiment that Purple Rain's music represented Prince at his most popular without forsaking his experimental bent. Il est la bande originale du film Purple Rain. '"[8] At a rehearsal, Prince then asked his backing band to try the song: "I want to try something before we go home. Much of the album had a grandiose, synthesized, and psychedelic sheen to the production and performances. Purple Rain is Prince's sixth studio album and the soundtrack album to the 1984 film "Purple Rain" (which also starred Prince).. [65] In 2009, it was included in Christ Smith's book of the 101 Albums That Changed Popular Music. Eight months before his death, Prince purchased the house of “The Kid” in Minneapolis. "Purple Rain" is a song by Prince and The Revolution. The film is recognized by American Film Institute in these lists: Purple Rain is the only feature film that Prince starred in but did not direct. Purple Rain é o sexto álbum de estúdio do cantor Prince e o primeiro a ser creditado com a banda The Revolution. Had Prince run for president that year, he would have certainly carried his native Minnesota – the only state Ronnie lost – and he probably would've cleaned up most other places. The Revolution bestond op dit album uit Lisa Coleman op toetsen , Matt Dr. Fink op synthesizers , Brown Mark op basgitaar , Wendy Melvoin op gitaar en Bobby Z. op drums . Purple Rain venne pubblicato dalla Warner Bros. Records il 25 giugno 1984, sesto album nella discografia di Prince. Over the course of the film, he's constantly being physically abusive towards his faithful, long-suffering wife as well as tormenting his son "The Kid" when he intervenes in the arguments to protect his mother. [18] It was released on DVD in 1999. It was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame and added to the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry list of sound recordings that "are culturally, historically, or aesthetically important". The string players are violin and viola player Novi Novog and cellists David Coleman and Suzie Katayama. [19] The film was first released on Blu-ray on July 24, 2007[20] and was released on Blu-ray again with a new remaster on October 4, 2016 as part of the Prince Movie Collection. [5], The Huntington Hotel, where Apollonia stayed, is located on Main Street in downtown Los Angeles. In the film, Prince rides a customized Hondamatic Honda CM400A motorcycle. The song is an emotional combination of rock and roll, pop and gospel music. 블루스, 소울, 락, 팝, 가스펠, 오케스트라 등 다양한 음악적 요소를 수용한 곡이다. [1] In 2010, Purple Rain was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Theater chains AMC and Carmike held tribute screenings of the film at a limited number of theaters the following week, from April 27 to May 1, 2016.[28]. [1] Purple Rain was musically denser than Prince's previous albums, emphasizing full band performances, and multiple layers of guitars, keyboards, electronic synthesizer effects, drum machines, and other instruments. Recording Industry Association of America, Academy Award for Best Original Song Score, "See the 25 New Additions to the National Film Registry, From Purple Rain to Clerks", "Prince's movie legacy: Will there ever be another like 'Purple Rain'? [29] The house, which the Prince estate owns, is a popular tourist destination for fans of the movie. Il singolo ha raggiunto la seconda posizione nella classifica degli Stati Uniti. "Purple Rain" is a power ballad by Prince and the The Revolution. [24] It was certified 2x Platinum by the BPI on May 1, 1990 denoting shipments of 600,000 units. Returning home, he finds the house in tatters, with his mother nowhere to be found. Purple Rain (englisch für Lila Regen) ist das sechste Studioalbum des US-amerikanischen Musikers Prince. Het nummer won een Oscar voor het beste nummer van 1984. [69] In Billboard's list of All 92 Diamond-Certified Albums Ranked From Worst to Best: Critic's Take, Purple Rain was ranked first. "Purple Rain" is an adapted song by Hongjoong of Prince's song of the same name. [20] The album spent 24 consecutive weeks at number one on the Billboard 200 from August 4, 1984 to January 18, 1985, and more than 32 weeks in the top 10, becoming one of the most successful soundtracks ever. [70], The 2017 Deluxe edition consists of two discs, the first being a remaster of the original album made in 2015 overseen by Prince himself and a bonus disc of previously unreleased songs called "From the Vault & Previously Unreleased". Purple Rain est une ballade de Prince et The Revolution.Il s'agit du troisième single et porte le même titre que l'album et que le film, tous les supports sont sortis en 1984.La chanson est un mélange de Rock 'n' roll, de pop et de musique gospel.Le single s'est classé à la seconde place aux États-Unis, considéré comme l'une de ses chansons phare avec les titres When Doves Cry et 1999. Prince Rogers Nelson was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Mattie Shaw, a jazz singer and social worker, and John L. Nelson, a lyricist and pianist. [71], Information taken from the Prince Vault website[70]. "[15], Revolution members Fink, Coleman, and Melvoin helped write the album's fourth track "Computer Blue". The video sparked controversy among network executives, who thought its sexual nature was too explicit for television. "When Doves Cry" and "Let's Go Crazy" reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, while "Purple Rain" peaked at number two and "I Would Die 4 U" peaked at number eight. Apollonia 6 successfully debuts, and Billy warns the Kid that his First Avenue slot is at risk. Regie führte Albert Magnoli. Het was de derde single van Prince in de Verenigde Staten en de tweede in Groot-Brittannië. È la title track dell'omonimo album.. La canzone è una combinazione di rock, pop, gospel e musica orchestrale. The song is an emotional combination of … While Prince's previous albums were primarily solo recordings by Prince, Purple Rain contained the credits "produced, arranged, composed and performed by Prince and the Revolution", though he had teased the name two years earlier on 1999, writing "and the Revolution" backwards on the album cover. Prince won a third Grammy that year for Best R&B Song for Chaka Khan's cover of "I Feel for You". "[44], Stephen Erlewine of AllMusic wrote that Purple Rain finds Prince "consolidating his funk and R&B roots while moving boldly into pop, rock, and heavy metal", as well as "push[ing] heavily into psychedelia" under the influence of the Revolution. Prince and the Revolution won a 1984 Grammy Award for Purple Rain, for Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal,[47] the four composers (Nelson, Coleman, Prince, and Melvoin) won Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media,[48] and the album was nominated for Album of the Year. [60] In their list of The 25 Greatest Soundtracks of All Time, Purple Rain was ranked 2nd, behind the Beatles' Help!. Music critics noted the innovative and experimental aspects of the soundtrack's music, most famously on the spare, bass-less "When Doves Cry". Purple Rain; Сингл Prince & The Revolution с альбома Purple Rain; Сторона «Б» God: Выпущен: 26 сентября 1984: Формат: 7", 12" Записан: на концерте в First Avenue, Миннеаполис, 3 … While Prince's previous albums were primarily solo recordings by Prince, Purple Rain contained the credits "produced, arranged, composed and performed by Prince and the Revolution", though he had teased the name two years earlier on 1999, writing "and the Revolution" backwards on the album cover. The Revolution, the flashy Morris Day and his group The Time, and Dez Dickerson and his group The Modernaires hold the nightclub's three house band slots. The full length version of "Let's Go Crazy", as it can be seen in the movie, would later be released as "Special Dance Mix" on 12" maxi-single. Kurt Loder, writing for Rolling Stone, compared Prince to Jimi Hendrix and praised him for merging "black and white styles": "The spirit of Jimi Hendrix must surely smile down on Prince Rogers Nelson. It's mellow." U2 wrote part of October at First Avenue, during sound check. It was released worldwide in June 1984, a month before the movie, Purple Rain opened in theaters. His father's stage name was \"Prince Rogers\". After Prince's death on April 21, 2016, MTV aired the film following a music video marathon. Prince had seen her appearance on the February 1983 episode of Tales of the Gold Monkey, in which she played a saucy island girl (inspired by Jamie Muller, the only person who Prince trusted to cut the grass of his Minnesota home at the time of filming) who was sleeping with a German man of the cloth. Doctor Fink, who wrote a keyboard bass line for the track, said he "started playing that main bass groove which later became 'Computer Blue'. * Sales figures based on certification alone.^ Shipments figures based on certification alone. [72] November 7, 1983 and March 23, 1984 configurations are listed below. Der Film, der am 27. Duas músicas de Purple Rain, "When Doves Cry" e "Lets Go Crazy", alcançaram o topo das paradas de singles dos EUA e fizeram sucesso em todo o mundo, enquanto a faixa-título alcançaria o número dois no Billboard Hot 100. The early configuration included "Wednesday" (a song by Prince with Jill Jones) and "Father's Song". It is the title track from the 1984 album of the same name, which in turn is the soundtrack album for the 1984 film of the same name, and was released as the third single from that album. Rain is a character in the Mortal Kombat fighting game series. Two weeks after the end of the tour, Around the World in a Day (1985) was released, which officially brought an end to Prince's Purple Rain era. Purple Rain venne pubblicato dalla Warner Bros. Records il 25 giugno 1984, sesto album nella discografia di Prince. The album was mostly recorded between August 1983 and March 1984, the exception being "Baby I'm a Star", composed and demoed in early December 1981. Er nahm es mit seiner Begleitband The Revolution auf und veröffentlichte es am 25. [18] It shipped 435,000 units. A Tuareg-language homage to the film, entitled Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai, which translates as "Rain the Color of Blue with a Little Red In It", was released in 2015 and stars the Nigerien guitarist Mdou Moctar. After the advent of the Nielsen SoundScan era in 1991, the album sold a further three million copies. Purple Rain was inducted into Grammy Hall of Fame in 2011, celebrating it as a 'recording of lasting qualitative or historical significance'. It's made up of two shades of purple, violet and lavender, with what's supposedly its "skin" being lavender, and it's "clothing" being violet. "[22] In Rolling Stone's list of The 25 Greatest Soundtracks of All Time, Purple Rain was described as "an epic celebration of everything rock & roll, which means sex and religion and eyeliner and motorcycles and guitars and Lake Minnetonka". [26] The album is also multi-platinum in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. I want you to know that God loves you. The last three songs on the album ("I Would Die 4 U", "Baby I'm A Star" and the title track "Purple Rain") were recorded live at the 3 August 1983 First Avenue show in Minneapolis, although overdubs and edits took place on all three in September 1983; this marked Prince's first album to include live recordings. She eventually joins Morris's group, which Morris names Apollonia 6. Games Movies TV Video. 1 Appearance/Personality 2 Abilities 3 Gallery 4 Trivia 5 References 6 Site Navigation Purple Rain appaears as a humanoid Stand, with her key feature being that she has no mouth to speak of. Purple Rain est le sixième album studio du chanteur et musicien américain Prince. [18][19] After four weeks on chart, it reached number one on August 4, 1984. After the success of his album 1999, Prince confronted Cavallo and told him he would not renew his contract with him unless he got to star in a studio film.