Reblog: Prince: Welcome 2 America — The Paltry Sum

It is funk via a rich jazz vein of hep cool cat meanderings, both lyrically and musically. The Prince Estate in conjunction with Sony Legacy Recordings are releasing the album Welcome 2 America on the 30th July to intense expectations of something infused with Prince’s particular brand of genius. I don’t get my hopes up, […]

Prince: Welcome 2 America — The Paltry Sum

Welcome 2 Prince

Prince is not letting a little thing like his death from preventing him from releasing music. His latest is the rather wicked sounding, Welcome 2 America.

It manages to sound sexy and scary at the same time. The slow slinky beat and Prince’s delivery make this a great slow jam. The content of the lyrics however are biting and topical to make you stand up and take action.

60 Minutes take a look at the album and what was going on with Prince at the time.