You asked: Did Prince’s father write Purple Rain?

Who originally wrote Purple Rain?

Was the movie Purple Rain based on Prince’s life?

Purple Rain is remembered for its music — the soundtrack album produced four Top 40 hits and is a beloved pop masterpiece — but the movie, released on July 27, 1984, remains the nerviest act of Prince’s quixotic career. Purple Rain may not be an autobiography, but it may be as close as we’ll get to his true story….

Did Prince write direct and Purple Rain?

Purple Rain is a 1984 American rock musical drama film scored by and starring Prince in his acting debut.

Purple Rain (film)

Purple Rain
Directed by Albert Magnoli
Written by Albert Magnoli William Blinn
Produced by Robert Cavallo Joseph Ruffalo Steven Fargnoli

Who was the first to record Purple Rain?

Purple Rain was recorded between July 1983 and March 1984 at Sunset Sound, First Avenue and Prince’s Kiowa Trail home studio and St. Louis Park warehouse studio. Prince played a Hohner Madcat on this record. He had the Dave Rusan Cloud Guitar built for the Purple Rain film and it probably appears on the album[1] .

Who was Prince’s father?

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