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|single image              = [[File:Unreleasedsong.jpg|link=Unreleased Songs]]</small>
 
|performer                = [[Jill Jones]]
 
|performer                = [[Jill Jones]]
|writer(s)                = [[Prince]] (assumed)
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|writer(s)                = [[Jill Jones]], Chris Bruce and [[Prince]]
 
|producer(s)              = [[Prince]] (assumed)
 
|producer(s)              = [[Prince]] (assumed)
 
|previous song            = [[Fixurlifeup]]
 
|previous song            = [[Fixurlifeup]]
 
|next song                = [[The Flow]]
 
|next song                = [[The Flow]]
|introduction              = '''Flesh And Blood''' is an unreleased song by [[Jill Jones]] recorded in Summer 1989 at [[Paisley Park Studios]], Chanhassen, MN, USA, for use on the proposed [[Album: Jill Jones 1989|second album]] by [[Jill Jones]] (along with [[Boom, Boom (Can't U Feel The Beat Of My Heart)]], [[My Baby Knows]] and [[Am I Without U?]]). [[Candy Dulfer]] provided saxophone, marking her first performance on a new recording (she had added saxophone overdubs to several older tracks in late July and August, 1989, also at [[Paisley Park Studios]]). The album was not completed, however, as [[Prince]] and [[Jill Jones]] disagreed on the direction of the album, with [[Jill Jones]] wanting to sing more mature songs than [[Prince]] was providing. The song remains unreleased.
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|introduction              = '''Flesh And Blood''' is an unreleased song by [[Jill Jones]] recorded in Summer 1989 at [[Paisley Park Studios]] in Chanhassen, Minnesota, for use on the proposed [[Album: Jill Jones (1990)|second album]] by [[Jill Jones]] (along with [[Boom, Boom (Can't U Feel The Beat Of My Heart)]], [[My Baby Knows]] and [[Am I Without U?]]).
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The song was written and initially recorded by [[Jill Jones|Jill]] and Chris Bruce and sent to [[Prince]] who reworked it. [[Candy Dulfer]] provided saxophone, marking her first performance on a new recording (she had added saxophone overdubs to several older tracks in late July and August 1989, also at [[Paisley Park Studios]]). A keyboard part from this song was later used on [[New Power Generation]]. The album was not completed, however, as [[Prince]] and [[Jill Jones]] disagreed on the direction of the album, with [[Jill Jones]] wanting to sing more mature songs than [[Prince]] was providing. The song remains unreleased.
 
|recording info            =
 
|recording info            =
 
{{RecordingLine|
 
{{RecordingLine|
|date                      = Summer, 1989
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|date                      = Early 1989
|studio                    = [[Paisley Park Studios]], Chanhassen, MN, USA
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|studio                    = Falconer Studios, London, England (assumed)
|additional info          = Initial tracking
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|additional info          = Demo by [[Jill Jones]] and Chris Bruce (no [[Prince]] input)
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}}
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{{RecordingLine|
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|date                      = Summer 1989
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|studio                    = [[Paisley Park Studios]],<br>Chanhassen, MN, USA
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|additional info          = Basic tracking (with [[Prince]] input)
 
}}
 
}}
 
|recording personnel      =  
 
|recording personnel      =  
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'''Jill Jones & Chris Bruce demo version'''
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*[[Jill Jones]] - vocals
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*Chris Bruce - all instruments (assumed)
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'''Prince version'''
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*[[Prince]] - all vocals and instruments
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'''Jill Jones 'final' version'''
 
*[[Jill Jones]] - vocals
 
*[[Jill Jones]] - vocals
 
*[[Prince]] - all instruments, except where noted (assumed)
 
*[[Prince]] - all instruments, except where noted (assumed)
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|1= '''Flesh And Blood'''
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|2= Demo
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|3= Demo by [[Jill Jones]] and Chris Bruce (no [[Prince]] involvement)
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{{Unreleasedline|
 
|1= '''Flesh And Blood'''
 
|1= '''Flesh And Blood'''
 
|2= Studio
 
|2= Studio
|3= Recorded Summer, 1989
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|3= [[Prince]] version, recorded Summer 1989
 
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{{Unreleasedline|
 
{{Unreleasedline|
 
|1= '''Flesh And Blood'''
 
|1= '''Flesh And Blood'''
 
|2= Studio
 
|2= Studio
|3= [[Prince]] version, recorded Summer, 1989
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|3= Final [[Jill Jones]] version, recorded Summer 1989
 
}}
 
}}
 
}}
 
}}
 
|video versions            =  
 
|video versions            =  
 
|broadcasts, streaming    =  
 
|broadcasts, streaming    =  
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|sampled in                =
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{{SongSampled|
 
|sampled in                =  
 
|sampled in                =  
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{{Songchart|
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|line =
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{{Songline|
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|1= '''[[New Power Generation]]'''
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|2= 3:39
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|3= [[Album: Graffiti Bridge|Graffiti Bridge]]<br>
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[[Single: New Power Generation|New Power Generation]] single<br>
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[[Single: Controversy-93|Controversy]] single (1993 reissue)
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|4= Studio
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|5=
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{{Songline|
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|1= '''[[New Power Generation|New Power Generation (Pt. II)]]'''
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|2= 2:57
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|3= [[Album: Graffiti Bridge|Graffiti Bridge]]<br>
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[[Single: New Power Generation|New Power Generation]] single<br>
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[[Single: Controversy-93|Controversy]] single (1993 reissue)
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|4= Studio
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|5=
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}}
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|first live appearance    = This track is not believed to have been performed live by [[Prince]]
 
|first live appearance    = This track is not believed to have been performed live by [[Prince]]
 
|performed regularly on    = none
 
|performed regularly on    = none
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|trivia                    =  
 
|see also                  = [[Unreleased Songs]]
 
|see also                  = [[Unreleased Songs]]
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*[[Album: Jill Jones (1990)|Jill Jones]] unreleased 1990 album
 
*[[Jill Jones]]
 
*[[Jill Jones]]
 
|references                = ''[[Book:_The_Vault|The Vault: The Definitive Guide to the Musical World of Prince (2004)]]''
 
|references                = ''[[Book:_The_Vault|The Vault: The Definitive Guide to the Musical World of Prince (2004)]]''
 
|categories                = [[Category:1989]][[Category:Songs (Prince)]][[Category:Songs (Associated Artists)]][[Category:Unreleased Songs]][[Category:Recorded 1989]]
 
|categories                = [[Category:1989]][[Category:Songs (Prince)]][[Category:Songs (Associated Artists)]][[Category:Unreleased Songs]][[Category:Recorded 1989]]
 
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Latest revision as of 16:43, 10 January 2020

Fixurlifeup   < < < Non-Prince Songs All Prince Songs Unreleased Songs > > >   The Flow
Flesh And Blood

Unreleasedsong.jpg
Song details
Performer: Jill Jones
Writer(s): Jill Jones, Chris Bruce and Prince
Producer(s): Prince (assumed)
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
  • This track is not believed to have been performed live by Prince
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:
  • none

Flesh And Blood is an unreleased song by Jill Jones recorded in Summer 1989 at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, Minnesota, for use on the proposed second album by Jill Jones (along with Boom, Boom (Can't U Feel The Beat Of My Heart), My Baby Knows and Am I Without U?).

The song was written and initially recorded by Jill and Chris Bruce and sent to Prince who reworked it. Candy Dulfer provided saxophone, marking her first performance on a new recording (she had added saxophone overdubs to several older tracks in late July and August 1989, also at Paisley Park Studios). A keyboard part from this song was later used on New Power Generation. The album was not completed, however, as Prince and Jill Jones disagreed on the direction of the album, with Jill Jones wanting to sing more mature songs than Prince was providing. The song remains unreleased.


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
Early 1989 Falconer Studios, London, England (assumed) Demo by Jill Jones and Chris Bruce (no Prince input)
Summer 1989 Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA
Basic tracking (with Prince input)
Recording Personnel

Jill Jones & Chris Bruce demo version

  • Jill Jones - vocals
  • Chris Bruce - all instruments (assumed)

Prince version

  • Prince - all vocals and instruments

Jill Jones 'final' version


Versions
Unreleased Versions
Title Version Additional Info
Flesh And Blood Demo Demo by Jill Jones and Chris Bruce (no Prince involvement)
Flesh And Blood Studio Prince version, recorded Summer 1989
Flesh And Blood Studio Final Jill Jones version, recorded Summer 1989


Sampled, Referred to, Quoted in...
Title Length Released Version Additional info
New Power Generation 3:39 Graffiti Bridge

New Power Generation single
Controversy single (1993 reissue)

Studio
New Power Generation (Pt. II) 2:57 Graffiti Bridge

New Power Generation single
Controversy single (1993 reissue)

Studio
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Additional Information

See also Trivia


References
Fixurlifeup   < < < All Songs Unreleased Songs > > >   The Flow