Let's Pretend We're Married

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Let's Pretend We're Married

1999.jpg
from the album 1999
Letspretendweremarried single.jpg
single art for Let's Pretend We're Married
Song details
Performer: Prince
First Released: 27 October 1982 - 1999 album
Album(s): 1999
Writer(s): Prince
Producer(s): Prince
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
Performed regularly on tour:
Performed occasionally in shows:

Let's Pretend We're Married is the fourth track on Prince's fifth album 1999, and, 13 months after the album's release, Let's Pretend We're Married was released as the album's sixth single worldwide (although it was the fourth single in all territories where it was released).

Basic tracking for Let's Pretend We're Married took place at Sunset Sound in Hollywood, California on 30 March 1982 (during the same set of sessions which produced If A Girl Answers (Don't Hang Up), 3 x 2 = 6 and If It'll Make U Happy).

The song is notable for being the earliest Prince-related track to be engineered by Peggy McCreary (credited as "Peggy Mac").


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
30 March 1982 Sunset Sound,
Hollywood, CA, USA
Basic tracking
Recording Personnel
  • Prince - all vocals and instruments

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released on Version Additional info
Let's Pretend We're Married 7:20 1999

1999 single
Let's Pretend We're Married single

Studio
Let's Pretend We're Married (Edit) 3:40 Let's Pretend We're Married single Edit
Let's Pretend We're Married (Edit) 3:40 Let's Pretend We're Married promo Edit, mono version
Video Versions
Title Length Released on Version Additional info
Let's Pretend We're Married 4:03 Promotional release only Promo video See Let's Pretend We're Married video for more details
Let's Pretend We're Married 4:15 Prince And The Revolution: Live VHS/laserdisc

Purple Rain Deluxe – Live at the Carrier Dome (DVD)

Live 30 March 1985, Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY, USA


 
Additional Information

See also Trivia


References
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