Waiting Room

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Waiting Room

Rocksteady album.jpg
from the album Rock Steady
Song details
Performer: No Doubt
First Released: 11 December 2001 - Rock Steady album
Album(s): Rock Steady
Writer(s): Gwen Stefani, Tony Kanal, Tom Dumont & SymbolSmallerBlue.png
Producer(s): SymbolSmallerBlue.png & No Doubt
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

Waiting Room is the twelfth track on rock/pop and ska group No Doubt's fifth album Rock Steady. SymbolSmallerBlue.png is listed as co-writer and co-producer on the song, and he also appears on keyboards and background vocals.

While specific recording dates are unknown, No Doubt sent SymbolSmallerBlue.png their original version of the track for him to work on in return for lead singer Gwen Stefani's contribution to SymbolSmallerBlue.png's So Far, So Pleased, and he heavily revised the track (resulting in his writing co-credit) before returning it to them in 1999. The track was considered for their 2000 album Return Of Saturn, but it was of such a different sound to the rest of the album that they held it back to use on their following album, Rock Steady.

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
1999 (likely, unconfirmed) Toast Studios,
San Francisco, CA, USA
Basic tracking (No Doubt original version - no Prince contribution)
Summer 1999 (likely, unconfirmed) Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA
SymbolSmallerBlue.png contribution
Recording Personnel

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Waiting Room 4:27 Rock Steady Studio

Additional Information

See also Trivia

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