Love Or $

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♥ Or $

Kiss single.jpg
single art for Kiss
Song details
Performer: Prince and the Revolution
First Released: 5 February 1986 - Kiss single
Album(s): None
Writer(s): Prince
Producer(s): Prince
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♥ Or $ (a.k.a. Love Or $ or Love Or Money) was released as the b-side of Kiss, the first single from Prince's eighth album Parade, the third to be credited to Prince and the Revolution. It was one of only two b-sides from 1982-1989 not to be included on The B-Sides collection in 1993 (the other being Alexa De Paris), for unknown reasons.

Initial tracking took place on 9 July 1985 at the Washington Avenue Warehouse, Eden Prairie, MN, USA (the day before Neon Telephone).


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
9 July 1985 Washington Avenue Warehouse, Eden Prairie, MN, USA Initial tracking
Recording Personnel

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released on Version Additional info
♥ Or $ 3:52 Kiss single Edit
♥ Or $ (Extended Version) 6:49 Kiss single Studio Full version


Unreleased Versions
Title Version Additional Info
♥ Or $ Early mix Containing rhythm guitar part later mixed out
 
Additional Information

See also Trivia

  • ♥ Or $ is the earliest occurrence of Prince using a non-alphanumerical symbol in the title of a song, something now commonplace.
  • Prince has since released songs entitled Love and $, although both are musically and lyrically unrelated to this song.

References
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