Prince The Rainbow Children 2LP (Crystal Clear Vinyl)
Prince The Rainbow Children 2LP (Crystal Clear Vinyl) Prince The Rainbow Children 2LP (Crystal Clear Vinyl)
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: Legacy
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Prince The Rainbow Children 2LP (Crystal Clear Vinyl)

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SKU:
LEGLP18041
UPC:
190759180419

Concept Album On Limited Edition Crystal Clear Vinyl 2LP + Exclusive Rainbow Slipmat!

As the world greeted the promise of a new millennium, even Prince was experiencing a great sense of transformation. In 2000, he announced the reclamation of his birth name after seven years as an unpronounceable symbol. In 2001, after a period of study and debate with his friend and mentor Larry Graham (former bassist for Sly and The Family Stone), Prince converted to the Jehovah's Witness faith. These transformations bore fruit with the release of The Rainbow Children at the end of 2001.

Billed as "controversial" in its press materials for its open spiritual message, the jazz-inspired record was Prince's first fully independent release, issued without any major label backing. One of its songs, "The Work, Pt. 1", was released by Prince as a free download on the file-sharing service Napster; this move, along with direct-to-consumer stream and download options on the NPG Music Club, made Prince a digital music visionary.

The Rainbow Children is a continued favorite among Prince's most fervent admirers due to its complex musical narrative, its use of live drums and a full horn section, and the striking album art by artist Cbabi Bayoc, which still hangs in the hallowed halls of Paisley Park today. The CD has long been out of print and the original vinyl was incredibly limited and copies fetch hundreds of dollars. This new double LP vinyl edition comes on limited edition crystal clear vinyl packaged in gatefold packaging along with an exclusive Prince rainbow slipmat.

Features

  • Limited Edition Crystal Clear Vinyl
  • Double LP
  • 8mm spine gatefold jacket
  • 16 page booklet
  • Exclusive Prince rainbow slipmat
  • Official release of The Prince Estate
  • Limited time download
  • Made in the EU

Selections

Side A:

  1. Rainbow Children
  2. Muse 2 The Pharaoh
  3. Digital Garden

Side B:

  1. The Work Pt. 1
  2. Everywhere
  3. The Sensual Everafter
  4. Mellow

Side C:

  1. 1+1+1 Is 3
  2. Deconstruction
  3. Wedding Feast
  4. She Loves Me 4 Me
  5. Family Name

Side D:

  1. The Everlasting Now
  2. Last December
Description

Concept Album On Limited Edition Crystal Clear Vinyl 2LP + Exclusive Rainbow Slipmat!

As the world greeted the promise of a new millennium, even Prince was experiencing a great sense of transformation. In 2000, he announced the reclamation of his birth name after seven years as an unpronounceable symbol. In 2001, after a period of study and debate with his friend and mentor Larry Graham (former bassist for Sly and The Family Stone), Prince converted to the Jehovah's Witness faith. These transformations bore fruit with the release of The Rainbow Children at the end of 2001.

Billed as "controversial" in its press materials for its open spiritual message, the jazz-inspired record was Prince's first fully independent release, issued without any major label backing. One of its songs, "The Work, Pt. 1", was released by Prince as a free download on the file-sharing service Napster; this move, along with direct-to-consumer stream and download options on the NPG Music Club, made Prince a digital music visionary.

The Rainbow Children is a continued favorite among Prince's most fervent admirers due to its complex musical narrative, its use of live drums and a full horn section, and the striking album art by artist Cbabi Bayoc, which still hangs in the hallowed halls of Paisley Park today. The CD has long been out of print and the original vinyl was incredibly limited and copies fetch hundreds of dollars. This new double LP vinyl edition comes on limited edition crystal clear vinyl packaged in gatefold packaging along with an exclusive Prince rainbow slipmat.

Features

  • Limited Edition Crystal Clear Vinyl
  • Double LP
  • 8mm spine gatefold jacket
  • 16 page booklet
  • Exclusive Prince rainbow slipmat
  • Official release of The Prince Estate
  • Limited time download
  • Made in the EU

Selections

Side A:

  1. Rainbow Children
  2. Muse 2 The Pharaoh
  3. Digital Garden

Side B:

  1. The Work Pt. 1
  2. Everywhere
  3. The Sensual Everafter
  4. Mellow

Side C:

  1. 1+1+1 Is 3
  2. Deconstruction
  3. Wedding Feast
  4. She Loves Me 4 Me
  5. Family Name

Side D:

  1. The Everlasting Now
  2. Last December
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
3.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Prince
Title
The Rainbow Children
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
1
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
02-20-2020
Release Date
05-28-2020
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
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