Prince Streaming Video Channels

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Prince Streaming Video Channels


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Prince Streaming Video Channels


Activity Youtube: 6 March 2014 - 20 March 2014

7 July 2017 - onward
Vevo: 23 May 2013 - unknown (Vevo)
6 July 2017 - onward (Vevo)

Related Websites: YouTube Prince channel
Vevo Prince channel

See also


3rdEyeGirl.com
(website)
3rdEye TV
(web TV)
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On both the Youtube and Vevo platforms are official Prince channels, streaming Mostly Warner Bros era Prince videos. Vevo originally had the premiere of the 3rdEyeGirl Fixurlifeup video in May 2013 and in October of that year the video for Breakfast Can Wait, but they were since taken down.

The You Tube channel started off with a short lived attempt in 2014 when on 6 March 2014, a link to the full episode of the Arsenio Hall show Prince had just appeared on was posted. This was the only video on the channel for two weeks until it was taken down on 19 March 2014, leaving the channel void of content.

In July 2017 both the YouTube channel and a renewed on on Vevo started posting classic Prince videos on a weekly basis, seemingly taken over by Warner Bros..

Initially seemingly in an attempt to promote the newly released Purple Rain Deluxe album, videos of four Purple Rain songs were posted, with Purple Rain itself oddly omitted, but both a short and long version of When Doves Cry.

The following weeks more classic Prince videos from 1979-1983 appeared, including ones never available to the public in any form before, other than their airing on television.

All of them initially had a small, non intrusive pop up advertising the Purple Rain Deluxe album, but this was changed after a few weeks to a general pop-up back to the Prince videos channel when videos from 1985 onward were also released, mostly in more or less chronological order of release by year, each Thursday on Vevo and Friday on YouTube.

There are minor differences in the content posted to both channels Videos on the Vevo channel feature the WB logo in the lower left corner, while the videos on YouTube do not. The videos on Vevo are generally also in a higher resolution than on the YouTube Channel. There are also minor differences in uploaded content and the date on which new uploads occur happens.

Although the YouTube channel has since posted at least one non-WB era video (The Greatest Romance Ever Sold), whereas that video did not appear on the Vevo channel. Videos on the Vevo channel also feature the WB logo in the lower left corner, while the videos on YouTube do not. There are also minor differences in uploaded content and the date on which this happens.


Videos

The below videos have been available for streaming. They are listed in chronological order by release date and time. Fuller details of each video are given on the respective songs video pages, or by clicking the title of each song.

YouTube Vevo
2014
2013
Available from 6 March 2014 - 19 March 2014:
  • The Arsenio Hall show (41:37)
The full episode dedicated to Prince of the Arsenio Hall show as recorded on 4 March 2014
Available from 23 May 2013 (since deleted):


Available from 11 October 2013 (since deleted):

2017
2017

Available from 7 July 2017:


Available from 14 July 2017:


Available from 21 July 2017:


Available from 24 July 2017:


Available from 27 July 2017:


Available from 28 July 2017:


Available from 4 August 2017:


Available from 11 August 2017:


Available from 18 August 2017:


Available from 25 August 2017:


Available from 1 September 2017:


Available from 8 September 2017:


Available from 15 September 2017:


Available from 22 September 2017:


Available from 29 September 2017:


Available from 6 October 2017:


Available from 13 October 2017:


Available from 20 October 2017:


Available from 27 October 2017:


Available from 3 November 2017:


Available from 10 November 2017:


Available from 17 November 2017:


Available from 1 December 2017:


Available from 8 December 2017:


Available from 15 December 2017:


Available from 22 December 2017:


Available from 5 January 2018:


Available from 12 January 2018:


Available from 26 January 2018:


Available from 19 April 2018:


Available from 7 June 2018:


Available from 17 August 2018:


Available from 20 September 2018:

Available from 2 November 2018:


Available from 9 November 2018:


Available from 16 November 2018:


Available from 23 November 2018:


Available from 6 December 2018:

Available from 6 July 2017:


Available from 13 July 2017:


Available from 20 July 2017:


Available from 27 July 2017:


Available from 3 August 2017:


Available from 10 August 2017:


Available from 17 August 2017:


Available from 24 August 2017:


Available from 31 August 2017:


Available from 7 September 2017:


Available from 14 September 2017:


Available from 21 September 2017:


Available from 28 September 2017:


Available from 6 October 2017:


Available from 12 October 2017:


Available from 19 October 2017:


Available from 26 October 2017:


Available from 2 November 2017:


Available from 9 November 2017:


Available from 16 November 2017:


Available from 30 November 2017:


Available from 7 December 2017:

1 Initially set as "unlisted"
2 Version #1, not listed as such
3 Version #3, not listed as such

1 Version #1, not listed as such
2 Version #3, listed as 'Alternate Version'
3 Not streamable outside the US
4 Deleted since