Future Baby Mama

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Future Baby Mama

Planetearth album.jpg
from the album Planet Earth
Futurebabymama single.jpg
promo art for Future Baby Mama
Song details
Performer: Prince
First Released: 15 July 2007 - Planet Earth album
Album(s): Planet Earth
Writer(s): Prince (credited to Prince and the New Power Generation)
Producer(s): Prince (credited to Prince and the New Power Generation)
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:

Future Baby Mama is the fifth track from Prince’s 32nd album Planet Earth, and, in late 2007, Future Baby Mama was available as a promo single in the France only as the album’s third worldwide single (but the first and only in France). On 10 February 2008, the track won the Grammy Award for "Best Male R&B Vocal Performance" (beating Woman by Raheem DeVaughn, B.U.D.D.Y. by Musiq Soulchild, Because Of You by Ne-Yo and Please Don’t Go by Tank).

While specific recording dates are not known, it is likely that basic tracking took place in 2006 or early 2007, most likely at Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen, Minnesota (although possibly at either 3121 at The Rio in Las Vegas, Nevada or Circle House Miami, Florida).

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
2006 - early 2007 Paisley Park Studios,
Chanhassen, MN, USA (assumed)
Recording Personnel
  • Prince - all vocals and instruments, except where noted
  • Shelby J. - background vocals
  • Marva King - background vocals (uncertain involvement)
  • Bria Valente - background vocals (uncertain involvement)
  • The Twinz - background vocals (uncertain involvement)

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Future Baby Mama 4:47 Planet Earth

Future Baby Mama single


Additional Information

See also Trivia

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