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30 November, 1984 Tour Overview Tour History 3 December, 1984

Purple Rain Tour

Band   Prince (vox, guitar, keyboard), Bobby Z. (drums), Brown Mark (bass), Wendy Melvoin (guitar), Lisa Coleman (keyboards), Dr. Fink (keyboards) File:1984-012-02-TRNT.jpg
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Guest(s)   Jerome Benton (dance), Greg Brooks (dance), Wally Safford (dance), Sheila E. (percussion), Miko Weaver (guitar), Eddie M. (saxophone), Juan Escovedo (percussion), Susie Davis (tambourine)
2 December, 1984

Venue Maple Leaf Gardens

City Toronto, Ontario

Country Canada
Songs Additional Songs Remarks / Personnel*

Let's Go Crazy File:Arrow.png ..
Delirious File:Arrow.png ..
1999 incl. Reveille interpolation File:Arrow.png .
Little Red Corvette File:Arrow.png ..
Yankee Doodle (instrumental) interlude ..
[Piano set]
Under The Cherry Moon (instrumental) ..
Free ..
Take Me With U ..
Dirty Mind ..
Do Me, Baby . w/ band backing
I Wanna Be Your Lover ..
How Come U Don't Call Me Anymore ..
Let's Pretend We're Married / International Lover incl. 'Temptation' tease intro w/ band backing
Father's Song ..
God ..
Computer Blue File:Arrow.png ..
Darling Nikki ..
The Beautiful Ones incl. 'backwards' , The Dance Electric / wind chime intro File:Arrow.png .
When Doves Cry ..

I Would Die 4 U File:Arrow.png ..
Baby I'm A Star . w/ Benton, Brooks, Safford & Sheila E. & band members

Purple Rain ..

* Guest(s) (musicians not in the regular line up for this tour or show) performing, or lead vox / solo instrument performing on this song.
Show Facts
Advertised Start Time / Start Time Length Of Show Attendance/Capacity Ticket Prices

8:00 PM / ? ? ? / 16,000 C$ 22.50

  • Promoter(s): Concert productions International.
  • WEA in conjunction with the CBC-TV after school show Video Hits ran a 'Prince For A Day' contest for this show. The contest ran for two weeks with the grand prize being tickets to this show including air fair hotel and limo for the 2 December show and dinner with host Samantha Taylor. Radio and retail promotions were also launched in seven other Canadian markets with trips to Toronto and tickets for prize-winners,
Soundcheck Support Act(s)

  • no details known

  • Purple Rain Hits Toronto (Prince Tour Makes Big Splash) by Kirk LaPointe (Billboard Vol. 96 N°51 - 15 December, 1984)
30 November, 1984 2 December, 1984 3 December, 1984
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