- Sony Music strike deal to release Prince’s post Warner catalogue
Legacy Recordings, a sub-brand within Sony Music Entertainment has been awarded the rights to release Prince’s post-Warner Bros catalogue, the material he recorded since leaving the label in 1993.2 months ago | Newsroom
28 September 2018
Piano & A Microphone 1983 CD
The remastered version of Purple Rain, cancelled by Prince in 2015, got its deserved released on 23 July 2017. There, of course, remains a great degree of uncertainty about the future and content of music left in the Paisley Park, however, Universal, who won the rights to publish this music, subsequently withdrew from the arrangement. Read more about this here. The vault is believed to contain 100 albums worth of unreleased material.
It is known that the final shows of the Piano & A Microphone tour were recorded and that it was Prince’s wish to release them as a live album. Being that these were his final ever shows a commercial release of these is anticipated at some future point.
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