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|introduction              = '''Dance To The Music Of The World''' is the fifth track on [[94 East]]'s first collection of studio recordings [[Album: Minneapolis Genius|Minneapolis Genius]], featuring [[Prince]] on drums, guitar and synthesizer. The track has featured on every collection of [[94 East]]'s early recordings. In 1992, two versions were included on [[Album: Minneapolis Genius|Minneapolis Genius - Featuring Prince]]. In 1995, the original, previously-unreleased, version was included as the fifth track on the first disc of [[Album: Symbolic Beginning|Symbolic Beginning]], along with a second version (re-released in 1999 as [[Album: Symbolic Beginning|The Legends Collection]]). In 2000, two versions were included on [[Album: 94 East Featuring Prince|94 East Featuring Prince]]. Also in 2000, two versions were included on [[Album: One Man Jam|One Man Jam]]. In 2002, two versions were included on [[Album: If You Feel Like Dancin'|If You Feel Like Dancin']].
 
|introduction              = '''Dance To The Music Of The World''' is the fifth track on [[94 East]]'s first collection of studio recordings [[Album: Minneapolis Genius|Minneapolis Genius]], featuring [[Prince]] on drums, guitar and synthesizer. The track has featured on every collection of [[94 East]]'s early recordings. In 1992, two versions were included on [[Album: Minneapolis Genius|Minneapolis Genius - Featuring Prince]]. In 1995, the original, previously-unreleased, version was included as the fifth track on the first disc of [[Album: Symbolic Beginning|Symbolic Beginning]], along with a second version (re-released in 1999 as [[Album: Symbolic Beginning|The Legends Collection]]). In 2000, two versions were included on [[Album: 94 East Featuring Prince|94 East Featuring Prince]]. Also in 2000, two versions were included on [[Album: One Man Jam|One Man Jam]]. In 2002, two versions were included on [[Album: If You Feel Like Dancin'|If You Feel Like Dancin']].
  

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Dance To The Music Of The World

Minneapolisgenius album.jpg
from the album Minneapolis Genius
Song details
Performer: 94 East
First Released: 12 February 1986 - Minneapolis Genius album
Album(s): Minneapolis Genius

Minneapolis Genius - Featuring Prince
Symbolic Beginning
The Legends Collection
94 East Featuring Prince
One Man Jam
If You Feel Like Dancin'

Writer(s): Pepé Willie
Producer(s): Pepé Willie and Tony Silvester
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
  • This track is not believed to have been performed live by Prince
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:
  • none

Dance To The Music Of The World is the fifth track on 94 East's first collection of studio recordings Minneapolis Genius, featuring Prince on drums, guitar and synthesizer. The track has featured on every collection of 94 East's early recordings. In 1992, two versions were included on Minneapolis Genius - Featuring Prince. In 1995, the original, previously-unreleased, version was included as the fifth track on the first disc of Symbolic Beginning, along with a second version (re-released in 1999 as The Legends Collection). In 2000, two versions were included on 94 East Featuring Prince. Also in 2000, two versions were included on One Man Jam. In 2002, two versions were included on If You Feel Like Dancin'.

A preliminary version of the song was recorded in Summer 1978 at Sound 80, Minneapolis, Minnesota (during the same set of sessions as Lovin' Cup and Just Another Sucker). As with the other tracks included on Minneapolis Genius, additional recording was done by Pepé Willie, for which details are not known.


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
Summer 1978 Upton Avenue S., Pepe Willie house, Minneapolis, MN, USA Rehearsal recording
Summer 1978 Sound 80, Minneapolis, MN, USA Basic tracking
1978 - 1985 Studio information needed Additional recording by Pepé Willie
Recording Personnel

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Dance To The Music Of The World 5:09 Minneapolis Genius

Minneapolis Genius - Featuring Prince
94 East Featuring Prince
One Man Jam
If You Feel Like Dancin'

Studio a.k.a. Dance To The Music Of The World (Vocal)
Dance To The Music Of The World 5:03 Symbolic Beginning

The Legends Collection

Studio Original 1978 version before overdubs; a.k.a. Dance To The Music Of The World (Vocal)
Dance To The Music Of The World (Practice Session) 6:03 Minneapolis Genius - Featuring Prince

Symbolic Beginning
The Legends Collection
94 East Featuring Prince
One Man Jam
If You Feel Like Dancin'

Rehearsal a.k.a. Dance To The Music Of The World (Vocal)



 
Additional Information

See also Trivia


References
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