Take Me To Your Leader

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Take Me To Your Leader

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from the album Make Love Not War
Song details
Performer: Dale Bozzio
First Released: 31 October 2010 - Make Love Not War
Album(s): Make Love Not War
Writer(s): Dale Bozzio and Prince
Producer(s): Unknown
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

Take Me To Your Leader (released only as Take Me To Your Leader (Prince Mix)) is the 13th track on Dale Bozzio's third solo studio album Make Love Not War. The song is co-written by Bozzio and Prince, but no musician or producer credits are given.

While specific recording dates are not known, initial tracking is likely to have taken place in 1991, as suggested by a press release promoting the album. The press release mentions the track was "co-written by Prince by way of telephone and express mail".

The released version is credited as a Prince Mix, suggesting he remixed the track. The track is also given the artist credit of Prince on all digital platforms, however (likely to make Prince's involvement clear and visible on searches), but no other version of the track is known to exist.

The track's baseline is sampled from I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl) by Instant Funk, from their 1979 album Instant Funk (also released as a single in 1979), and is played by Instant Funk's bass guitarist Raymond Earl; I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl) has been played live occasionally by Prince, beginning in 1987, but it is not known if its inclusion here was a result of his input or not.


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
1991 Studio information needed Initial tracking
Recording Personnel

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released on Version Additional info
Take Me To Your Leader (Prince Mix) 5:00 Make Love Not War Studio



 
Additional Information

See also Trivia


References
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