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|single image              =[[file: Dabourgeoisie_artwork.jpg|100px]]
 
|single image              =[[file: Dabourgeoisie_artwork.jpg|100px]]
 
|performer                = [[Prince]]
 
|performer                = [[Prince]]
|first released            = [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 18|18 November 2013]] (demo)<br>[[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 25|25 November 2013]] (final version)
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|first released            = [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 18|18 November 2013]] (demo)<br>
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[[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 25|25 November 2013]] (final version)
 
|album(s)                  = None
 
|album(s)                  = None
 
|writer(s)                = [[Prince]] (assumed)
 
|writer(s)                = [[Prince]] (assumed)
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|introduction              = '''Da Bourgeoisie''' was released on [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 18|18 November 2013]] as a 256k mp3 WeTransfer download link posted on [http://twitter.com/3rdeyegirl 3rdEyeGirl twitter account]. On release day, a tweet asked: <blockquote>''"Who wants to deliver this stolen [[Prince]] demo to the needy?"''</blockquote>Upon which a few of the responders were asked to provide their email and were sent the song, with instructions to post a download link to it.<br><br>
 
|introduction              = '''Da Bourgeoisie''' was released on [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 18|18 November 2013]] as a 256k mp3 WeTransfer download link posted on [http://twitter.com/3rdeyegirl 3rdEyeGirl twitter account]. On release day, a tweet asked: <blockquote>''"Who wants to deliver this stolen [[Prince]] demo to the needy?"''</blockquote>Upon which a few of the responders were asked to provide their email and were sent the song, with instructions to post a download link to it.<br><br>
  
On [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 25|25 November 2013]] the song, augmented with horns arrangements was made available as a wav track on [[3rdEyeTunes.com]] and publicized on [http://www.facebook.com/3RDEYEGIRL 3rdEyeGirl facebook page] with the following message: <blockquote>''"Definition of a chameleon: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person."''</blockquote>The song was also streamed on [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCPOcmRxTTQ 3rdEyeGirl YouTube account] the same day.<br><br>
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On [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/November 25|25 November 2013]] the song, augmented with a horn arrangement, was made available as a wav track on [[3rdEyeTunes.com]] and publicized on [http://www.facebook.com/3RDEYEGIRL 3rdEyeGirl facebook page] with the following message: <blockquote>''"Definition of a chameleon: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person."''</blockquote>The song was also streamed on [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCPOcmRxTTQ 3rdEyeGirl YouTube account] the same day.<br><br>
  
While specific recording dates are not known, it is assumed that initial tracking took place in mid to late 2013, at [[Paisley Park Studios]], Chanhassen, MN, USA.
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While specific recording dates are not known, it is assumed that basic tracking took place in mid to late 2013, at [[Paisley Park Studios]] in Chanhassen, Minnesota.
  
 
The songs lyrics are slightly controversial and potentially offensive to some people as [[Prince]] shows explicit disapproval on the subject of two women being together (sexually), a lyrical content matter that was previously explored in [[Bambi]], amongst others.
 
The songs lyrics are slightly controversial and potentially offensive to some people as [[Prince]] shows explicit disapproval on the subject of two women being together (sexually), a lyrical content matter that was previously explored in [[Bambi]], amongst others.
  
It is not known if the track is intended to be part of an album or any particular project.
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It is not known if the track was intended to be part of an album or any particular project.
 
|recording info            =
 
|recording info            =
 
{{RecordingLine|
 
{{RecordingLine|
 
|date                      = Mid-to-late 2013
 
|date                      = Mid-to-late 2013
|studio                    = [[Paisley Park Studios]], Chanhassen, MN, USA (assumed)
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|studio                    = [[Paisley Park Studios]],<br>Chanhassen, MN, USA (assumed)
|additional info          = Initial tracking
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|additional info          = Tracking
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{RecordingLine|
 
{{RecordingLine|
 
|date                      = November 2013
 
|date                      = November 2013
|studio                    = [[Paisley Park Studios]], Chanhassen, MN, USA (assumed)
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|studio                    = [[Paisley Park Studios]],<br>Chanhassen, MN, USA (assumed)
 
|additional info          = Horns overdubs
 
|additional info          = Horns overdubs
 
}}
 
}}
 
|recording personnel      =  
 
|recording personnel      =  
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'''Initial version'''
 
*[[Prince]] - all vocals and (other) instruments (assumed)
 
*[[Prince]] - all vocals and (other) instruments (assumed)
 
*[[Hannah Ford]] - drums
 
*[[Hannah Ford]] - drums
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'''Final version'''
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*[[Prince]] - all vocals and instruments, except where noted (assumed)
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*[[Hannah Ford]] - drums
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*[[Michael B. Nelson]] - trombone, horn arrangement
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*[[Steve Strand]] - trumpet
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*[[Dave Jensen]] - trumpet
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*[[Kenni Holmen]] - tenor sax, flute
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*[[Kathy Jensen]] - baritone sax, clarinet
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|released versions        =
 
|released versions        =
 
{{Songchart|
 
{{Songchart|
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|performed regularly on    = none
 
|performed regularly on    = none
 
|performed occasionally in = none
 
|performed occasionally in = none
|trivia                    = The title and artwork for the song was incorrectly spelled "Da Bougeousie" for a few hours before being changed into the correct spelling of "Da Bourgeoisie".<br>[[File:Dabougeousie_artwork.jpg|100px]]
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|trivia                    = The title and artwork for the song was incorrectly spelled "Da Bougeousie" for a few hours before being changed into the correct spelling of "Da Bourgeoisie".<br>
* The definition posted on Facebook was initialy "Def: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person" before being changed into "Definition of a chameleon: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person".
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[[File:Dabougeousie_artwork.jpg|100px]]
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* The definition posted on Facebook was initially "Def: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person" before being changed into "Definition of a chameleon: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person".
 
|see also                  = [[3rdEyeTunes.com]]
 
|see also                  = [[3rdEyeTunes.com]]
 
|references                = [http://twitter.com/3rdeyegirl 3rdEyeGirl twitter account]
 
|references                = [http://twitter.com/3rdeyegirl 3rdEyeGirl twitter account]

Latest revision as of 19:43, 20 August 2021

Da Bang   < < < Non-Prince Songs All Prince Songs Unreleased Songs > > >   Da, Da, Da
Da Bourgeoisie

Dabourgeoisie artwork.jpg
Song details
Performer: Prince
First Released: 18 November 2013 (demo)

25 November 2013 (final version)

Album(s): None
Writer(s): Prince (assumed)
Producer(s): Prince (assumed)
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
  • This track is not known to have been performed live by Prince
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:
  • none
Da Bourgeoisie was released on 18 November 2013 as a 256k mp3 WeTransfer download link posted on 3rdEyeGirl twitter account. On release day, a tweet asked:
"Who wants to deliver this stolen Prince demo to the needy?"
Upon which a few of the responders were asked to provide their email and were sent the song, with instructions to post a download link to it.

On 25 November 2013 the song, augmented with a horn arrangement, was made available as a wav track on 3rdEyeTunes.com and publicized on 3rdEyeGirl facebook page with the following message:
"Definition of a chameleon: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person."
The song was also streamed on 3rdEyeGirl YouTube account the same day.

While specific recording dates are not known, it is assumed that basic tracking took place in mid to late 2013, at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, Minnesota.

The songs lyrics are slightly controversial and potentially offensive to some people as Prince shows explicit disapproval on the subject of two women being together (sexually), a lyrical content matter that was previously explored in Bambi, amongst others.

It is not known if the track was intended to be part of an album or any particular project.


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
Mid-to-late 2013 Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA (assumed)
Tracking
November 2013 Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA (assumed)
Horns overdubs
Recording Personnel

Initial version


Final version


Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Da Bourgeoisie 3:23 3rdEyeGirl twitter account mp3 @256k Studio Initial version
Da Bourgeoisie 3:23 3rdEyeTunes.com wav Studio Final version with horns overdubs



 
Additional Information

See also Trivia

  • The title and artwork for the song was incorrectly spelled "Da Bougeousie" for a few hours before being changed into the correct spelling of "Da Bourgeoisie".

Dabougeousie artwork.jpg

  • The definition posted on Facebook was initially "Def: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person" before being changed into "Definition of a chameleon: a changeable, fickle, or inconstant person".

References
Da Bang   < < < All Songs Unreleased Songs > > >   Da, Da, Da