Prince's New 'Originals' Album To Premiere Exclusively On Tidal

The LP celebrates the behind-the-scenes role the Purple One played in other artists’ careers.

(AllHipHop News) The Prince Estate partnered with Warner Bros. Records and Tidal to release a 15-track album titled Originals. The collection features 14 previously unreleased recordings.

Each of those tunes were selected by Troy Carter on behalf of The Prince Estate and Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter. Originals will stream exclusively on Tidal for fourteen days in Master quality on the platform's HiFi subscription tier.

On June 21, Warner Bros. will release Originals via digital download, streaming services, and CD. Plus, 180 gram 2LP and limited edition Deluxe CD+2LP formats will be available on July 19.

The project includes hit songs Prince wrote and recorded for other artists such as Sheila E., The Bangles, Apollonia 6, The Time, and more. Listeners will also get to hear the late Minneapolis-born icon's original 1984 version of “Nothing Compares 2 U."