Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful

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Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful

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from the album Lotusflow3r
Song details
Performer: Prince
First Released: 27 June 2006 - NPG Music Club stream (Preliminary version clip only)

24 March 2009 - Lotusflow3r album download

Album(s): Lotusflow3r
Writer(s): Prince
Producer(s): Prince
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:

Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful (incorrectly listed on the album's rear cover as Feel Good, Feel Better, Feel Wonderful) is the sixth track on Prince's 33rd studio album Lotusflow3r. The song was initially previewed in an early form as a 1:25 fade-out edit in June 2006, on the NPG Music Club a week before the website closed permanently, in a new section known as "Fresh From The Studio", including an option for leaving comments/criticisms to help Prince to finish the track (the only time this section was used). The page included the note: "Fresh from the studio, take a listen 2 a taste of a new demo from Prince, Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful, recorded this past week at Paisley Park. All instruments and vox by Prince. It's still being worked on and we'd like 2 hear some feedback from U. What's missing? What would U do 2 make it better?" The album version is a re-recording, or features drastic overdubs, but the structure of the first section of the song remains the same. In October 2009, a live version, recorded for a short radio gig in Paris, France, was released as an mp3 download on Lotusflow3r.com, known simply as Feel Better, Feel Good.

The early version of the song was recorded in late June 2006, at Paisley Park Studios, Chanhassen, MN, USA. No information has been verified about the album version, however.


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
Late June 2006 Paisley Park Studios, Chanhassen, MN, USA Initial tracking
Summer 2006 - early 2009 Unknown studio (Paisley Park Studios, Chanhassen, MN, USA is likely) Re-recording and overdubs
Recording Personnel
  • Prince - all vocals and instruments

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released on Version Additional info
Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful 3:52 Lotusflow3r Studio
Feel Better, Feel Good 2:51 Lotusflow3r.com mp3 download Live 12 October 2009 (mat.), RTL: Le Grand Studio (Rue Bayard), Paris, France
Broadcasts/streaming
Title Length Released on Version Additional info
Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful 1:25 NPG Music Club stream Studio June 2006 Preliminary version fade-out edit
Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful T.B.C. Delayed performance TV broadcast Live 27 March 2009, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, NBC Studio lot, Burbank, CA; contains 1999 intro and (EyeBlue.png Like) Funky Music chants
Unreleased Versions
Title Version Additional Info
Feel Better, Feel Good, Feel Wonderful Studio Full 2006 version, edited for preview on NPG Music Club
 
Additional Information

See also Trivia

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References
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