Lovin' Cup

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Lovin' Cup

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 Sylvester
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

Lovin' Cup is the second track on 94 East's first collection of studio recordings Minneapolis Genius, featuring Prince on guitar and synthesizer. The track has featured on every collection of 94 East's early recordings. In 1992, it was included as the second track on the second disc of Minneapolis Genius - Featuring Prince. In 1995, the original, previously-unreleased, version was included as the third track on the first disc of Symbolic Beginning (re-released in 1999 as The Legends Collection). In 2000, it was included as the third track on 94 East Featuring Prince. Also in 2000, it was included as the first track on the second disc of One Man Jam. In 2002, it was included as the third track on the first disc of 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 Dance To The Music Of The World 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 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 on Version Additional info
Lovin' Cup 4:21 Minneapolis Genius

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

Studio
Lovin' Cup 4:20 Symbolic Beginning

The Legends Collection

Studio Original 1978 version before overdubs



 
Additional Information

See also Trivia


References
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