Prince “When Doves Cry” U&C

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(via The Daily Swarm) To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Purple Rain, Spin will release Purplish Rain, an album of covers by contemporaries of Prince.  Here’s the full track listing:

  1. “Let’s Go Crazy” RIVERBOAT GAMBLERS
  2. “Take Me With U” SHARON JONES & THE DAP-KINGS
  3. “The Beautiful Ones” FOL CHEN
  4. “Computer Blue” OF MONTREAL
  5. “Darling Nikki” CHAIRLIFT
  6. “When Doves Cry” THE TWILIGHT SINGERS
  7. “I Would Die 4 U” MARIACHI EL BRONX
  8. “Baby I’m a Star” CRAIG WEDREN
  9. “Purple Rain” LAVENDER DIAMOND

The album will be a free download available for Spin magazine subscribers and online readers June 23rd, in the mean time here’s a bunch of versions of “When Doves Cry”:

Prince & the Revolution “When Doves Cry”

The Afghan Whigs “When Doves Cry”

My Brightest Diamond “When Doves Cry”

Incubus “When Doves Cry”

Damien Rice “When Doves Cry”

The Be Good Tanyas “When Doves Cry”

David Kitt “When Doves Cry”

Trick Daisy “When Doves Cry”

Niveous “When Doves Cry”

The Amplid “When Doves Cry”

The Caucasian Boys “When Doves Cry”

Alchemical Boys “When Doves Cry”

Clay Aiken “When Doves Cry”

Two Ton Annie “When Doves Cry”

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