Single: Shake!

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Single details

Released: 8 January 1991
Related album: Graffiti Bridge
Label(s): Warner Bros./Paisley Park Records
Non-album tracks: The Latest Fashion (Remix) (6:15) / (4:12)

Shake! (Battle Mix) (4:01)
Shake! (Boom Mix) (5:05)
Shake! (Extended Mix) (4:57)
Shake! (Funky House Mix) (8:03)

Shake! was the fifth and final single to be released from Prince's twelfth album Graffiti Bridge, and, like the song Shake!, the single was credited only to The Time. It was released four and a half months after the album.

The single also contained a remix of The Latest Fashion, which was also taken from Graffiti Bridge.

Morris Hayes stated in a 1994 interview with Q Magazine that it was while contributing to one of the remixes of Shake! for this release that he was asked by Prince to record with him. This release marks the first appearance by Morris Hayes on a Prince release, therefore, although his contribution is uncredited, and it is unclear on which track he appears.

The single failed to enter the charts.

Track listing


(US: 4-19481)
A. The Time: Shake! (Album Version) (4:01)
B. The Time With Prince: The Latest Fashion (Remix) (4:12)


(US: 0-21817)
A1. Shake! (Extended Mix) (4:57)
A2. Shake! (Battle Mix) (4:01)
A3. Shake! (Funky House Mix) (8:03)
B1. The Latest Fashion (Remix) (6:15)
B2. Shake! (Boom Mix) (5:05)
B3. Shake! (Album Version) (4:01)


(US: 9 21817-2)
1. Shake! (Extended Mix) (4:57)
2. Shake! (Battle Mix) (4:01)
3. Shake! (Funky House Mix) (8:03)
4. The Latest Fashion (Remix) (6:15)
5. Shake! (Boom Mix) (5:05)
6. Shake! (Album Version) (4:01)

12" promo

(US: PRO-A-4549)
A1. Shake! (Album Version) (4:01)
A2. Shake! (Extended Mix) (4:57)
B1. Shake! (Battle Mix) (4:01)
B2. Shake! (Boom Mix) (5:05)

(US: PRO-A-4587)
A. Shake! (Album Version) (4:01)
B. Shake! (Album Version) (4:01)

CD promo

(US: PRO-CD-4587 Shake! (Album Version) 4:01


  • See individual tracks and related albums for credits.


  • This single did not enter the charts.


Variants, special editions and re-releases

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Somethingsostrong.jpg 1990
Something So Strong
All Singles All Related Artists Singles 1991
The Dopamine Rush
Thedopaminerush single.jpg