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Purple Rain 1990

About the Album: Gospel, rock,'s all here on this soundtrack to the film loosely based on Prince's life. He grabbed an Academy Award and two Grammies for these gems and you'll know 'em all: Let's Go Crazy; When Doves Cry; I Would Die 4 U; plus the title track and more!

Label: Warner Bros / Wea

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