Video: The Greatest Romance Ever Sold

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The Greatest Romance Ever Sold

The Greatest Romance Ever Sold music video selected snapshots

Music Video details


First aired: 9 December 1999
Producer(s): Little Minx (production company)
Director: Malik Hassan Sayeed
Related home video/DVD:
First (Commercially) Released: 15 December 2017

Awards


Date Institution, Country Award
This music video has not received any awards in the USA

The Greatest Romance Ever Sold is a Prince (as ) video released for broadcast and to promote the single.

The video was filmed at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, MN, USA, between 6 November, 1999 and 8 November, 1999.

It features only Prince and a female dancer that went by the name Desray. Prince is said to have met her after spotting her in a chorus line of strippers at the Crazy Horse in Paris, France. The choreography performed by Prince and Desray in this video dismayed Mayte who was still officially Prince's wife at this time when their marriage was in turmoil.


Shooting Information
Shooting Sessions
Date Location Additional info
6 to 8 November 1999 Paisley Park Studios, Chanhassen, MN, USA
Cast
Crew
  • Malik Hassan Sayeed - director
  • Steve Parke - still photography
  • Chris Soos - director of photography
  • Alex Frisch - VFX Supervisor
  • More information needed

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
The Greatest Romance Ever Sold 4:39 Prince YouTube channel (2017)

Released for sale as separate track on iTunes (2018)


 
Additional Information

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References
1999
Beautiful Strange
Music Videos (Prince) Music Videos (Related Artists) 2000
One Song