Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Hear Prince in a Rare Acoustic 1979 Demo of “I Feel for You,” Song Made Popular by Chaka Khan


The Prince estate has released a rare acoustic demo of “I Feel for You,” the song Prince wrote and sang on his second album in 1979. “I Feel for You” went on to become a gigantic hit for Chaka Khan in 1984. Prince was 20 in 1978-79. Wow! We miss him a lot.

Prince, 1979

Chaka Khan, 1984

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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