Don't Play Me

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Don’t Play Me

Thetruth album.jpg
from the album The Truth
Song details
Performer: SymbolSmallerBlue.png
First Released: 14 February 1997 - The Truth single
Album(s): The Truth
Writer(s): Prince (as SymbolSmallerBlue.png)
Producer(s): Prince (as SymbolSmallerBlue.png)
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:

Don’t Play Me is the second track on Prince’s 21st album The Truth (his fifth using the name SymbolSmallerBlue.png), but a year before the album’s release, the track was released as the b-side of The Truth, the album’s first and only single (available by mail-order only).

The track was the second to be have been recorded for the album, on 1 December 1996 at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, Minnesota, directly following The Truth, in one and the same take.

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
1 December 1996 Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA
Recording Personnel
  • Prince (as SymbolSmallerBlue.png) - all vocals and instruments

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Don’t Play Me 2:48 The Truth

The Truth single

Broadcasts/streaming (only)
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Don’t Play Me ?:?? Live streamed online performance Live 12 June 2006, 10th annual Webby Awards, Cipriani Wall Street, New York, NY, USA

Additional Information

See also Trivia

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