Call My Name

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Call My Name

Musicology album.jpg
from the album Musicology
Callmyname single.jpg
art for Call My Name promo
Song details
Performer: Prince
First Released: 27 March 2004 - Musicology album
Album(s): Musicology
Writer(s): Prince
Producer(s): Prince
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:

Call My Name is the fifth track on Prince's 28th studio album Musicology, and in July 2004, Call My Name was released as a promo-only single in North America. On 13 February 2005, the track won the Grammy Award for "Best Male R&B Vocal Performance", beating Charlene by Anthony Hamilton, Happy People by R.Kelly, What We Do Here by Brian McKnight, and Burn by Usher.

Initial recording dates are unknown, but it is likely that the track was recorded in 2003 - early 2004 at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, Minnesota.

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
2003 - early 2004 Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA
Basic tracking
Recording Personnel

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Call My Name 5:14 Musicology

Call My Name promo

Call My Name (Single Version) 3:58 Call My Name promo Edit
Call My Name (DLM Mix) 3:31 Call My Name promo cd-r Mix/Edit
Video Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Call My Name ?:?? NPG Music Club .wmv download Promo video See Call My Name video for more details

Additional Information

See also Trivia

  • The song's lyrics make mention of "The Bridal Path", which was the name of the street in Toronto, Canada, that Prince's house was on during his marriage to Manuela Testolini.

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