Crazy to think that 30 years ago today that #TheFamily record came out. As I look back at that time, I remember bring in awe of “the machine” Prince had at his disposal. He was at the top of his game, and I was the recipient of the greatest songs/concept I had ever heard. I was also in awe of him and his ability to write, produce, conceptualize and play so many instruments. My family’s history is in jazz, so to have Clare Fischer’s harmonies over Prince’s relentless grooves really made everyone sit up…Read more
May 4th, 2016 at 5:07 pm CDT
7 Hours and 13 Days after Prince died...
fDeluxe has re-recorded "Nothing Compares 2U" as a tribute to Prince.
The Family was the first to record this song on their 1985 self titled album, prior to Sinead O'Connor's popular version.
Listen to Clare Fischer's beautiful string arrangement, featuring the players of STRINGenius, who have recorded with Prince on his last 3 records.