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Purple Rain (1984)

Prince
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Funk, Pop music, Rock music, Neo-Psychedelia, Contemporary R&B, New Wave, Minneapolis sound, Rhythm and blues, Hard rock, Psychedelic rock, Synthpop, Pop rock

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Purple Rain is the sixth studio album by Prince, the first to officially be credited to Prince and The Revolution, and is the soundtrack album to the 1984 film Purple Rain.
Purple Rain is regularly ranked among the best albums in music history. Time magazine ranked it the 15th greatest album of all time in 1993, and it placed 18th on VH1's Greatest Rock and Roll Albums of All Time countdown. Rolling Stone magazine ranked it the second-best album of the 1980s and 72nd on their list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. Zounds magazine ranked it the 18th greatest album of all time. Furthermore, the album placed 4th in Plásticos y Decibelios' list of The Greatest Albums of All Time. Finally, in 2007, the editors of Vanity Fair labeled it the best soundtrack of all time and Tempo magazine named it the greatest album of the 1980s. In 2012, Slant Magazine listed the album at #2 on its list of "Best Albums of the 1980's" behind only Michael Jackson's Thriller.
The two main songs from Purple Rain, "When Doves Cry" and "Let's Go Crazy", would top the U.S. singles charts and were hits around the world, while the title track would go to number two on the Billboard Hot 100.
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Tracks

4:39 Let's Go Crazy
3:54 Take Me With U (feat. Apollonia)
5:54 When Doves Cry
2:49 I Would Die 4 U
8:41 Purple Rain
4:01 Computer Blue
4:16 Darling Nikki
5:16 The Beautiful One
4:26 Baby I'm a Star
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