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from the album Plectrumelectrum
Song details
Performer: Prince and 3rdEyeGirl
First Released: 30 September 2014 - Plectrumelectrum
Album(s): Plectrumelectrum
Writer(s): Prince (credited to Prince and 3rdEyeGirl)
Producer(s): Prince (assumed)
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

Stopthistrain is the eighth track on Prince’s 36th album Plectrumelectrum (the first by Prince and 3rdEyeGirl), and features lead vocals by Hannah Welton-Ford.

While specific recording dates are not known, it is assumed to have been recorded in 2013 or early 2014 at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, Minnesota.

The song was first premiered over the PA following a show on 22 February 2014, Manchester Academy 1, Manchester, England, while Hannah Welton-Ford mimed on stage to the song.

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
2013 - early 2014 (assumed) Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA
Recording Personnel

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Stopthistrain 3:40 Plectrumelectrum Studio

Additional Information

See also Trivia

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