Newswire: Prince just cranked out another record
Earlier this month, Prince released a surprise song to The Purple Collective, “Hardrocklover,” which as it turns out is the first single of a new record.
The Hit & Run Album, named after Prince’s series of “hit & run” tours where he announced each show the day of the gig, will be Prince’s 38th official studio record. The singer-songwriter-dancer-basketball player’s last two albums, Art Official Age and PlectrumElectrum, were released through Warner Bros. His Royal Purpleness famously feuded with Warner in the ’90s, referring to himself as a slave to the label, but it would appear all is well now. However, it’s uncertain whether Warner Bros. will be releasing the new record.
Hit & Run will feature Prince’s current band, 3RDEYEGIRL; guitar player Donna Grantis says the new album is “weird, there’s a lot of experimental sound. It’s just hit after hit.” “Experimental …