Yellow

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Yellow

Romance1600 album.jpg
from the album Romance 1600
Song details
Performer: Sheila E.
First Released: 26 August 1985 - Romance 1600 album
Album(s): Romance 1600
Writer(s): Prince (credited to Sheila E.)
Producer(s): Prince (credited to Sheila E.)
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

Yellow is the fifth track on Sheila E.'s second album Romance 1600. As with most of the rest of the album, the track was written, produced and largely performed by Prince, although Sheila E. was credited as the writer and producer.

Basic tracking took place on 8-9 February 1985 at Sunset Sound in Hollywood, California (three days after recording Romance 1600).


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
8-9 February 1985 Sunset Sound,
Hollywood, CA, USA
Basic tracking
Recording Personnel
  • Sheila E. - vocals, bass, bongos, congas, drums, guitar, keyboards, percussion (credits given for full album - instrument credits may not be accurate for this track)
  • Prince - backing vocals (credited) and all instruments, except where noted (uncredited)
  • Karl Perazzo - drums, bongos (credited, uncertain involvement)
  • Benny Rietveld - bass guitar, backing vocals (credited, uncertain involvement)
  • Susie Davis - keyboards (credited, uncertain involvement)
  • "John" - horns
  • "Steve" - horns
  • "Ron" - horns
  • "Dick" - horns
  • "Robert" - horns
  • "Tim" - horns

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released on Version Additional info
Yellow 2:11 Romance 1600 Studio



 
Additional Information

See also Trivia


References
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