17 August 2011

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Welcome 2 America: Euro Tour 2011
17 August 2011
Venue Hallenstadion
City, Country Zürich, Switzerland
Band Prince (vox, guitar, keyboards), John Blackwell (drums), Ida Nielsen (bass, vox), Morris Hayes (keyboards), Cassandra O’Neal (keyboards, vox), Andy Allo (guitar, vox), Shelby J. (vox)
Guest(s) none
Songs Additional Songs Remarks / Personnel

Stratus Soundcheck still in progress, while public enters hall
Cassandra O’Neal piano intro Arrow.png
Gold Arrow.png
Purple Rain Arrow.png incl. 'chromatic scale A/A♭/G/F♯ (coda)
Let’s Go Crazy Arrow.png
Delirious Arrow.png Let’s Go Crazy (coda)
Little Red Corvette
Nothing Compares 2 U Shelby J. co-lead vox
Take Me With U Arrow.png Andy Allo co-lead vox
Raspberry Beret Arrow.png
Cream Arrow.png
Cool Arrow.png incl. Don’t Stop ’Til You Get Enough [Int] Shelby J. & Andy Allo on "Don’t Stop ’Til You Get Enough"
SetPiano.png Diamonds And Pearls w/ band backing
SetPiano.png Do Me, Baby [P]
SetPiano.png Condition Of The Heart (instrumental) [P]
SetPiano.png Under The Cherry Moon (instrumental)
based on a sampled loop of studio recording Hot Thing incl. Shortberry Strawcake [Int] & (EyeBlue.png Like) Funky Music chants w/ band backing
based on a sampled loop of studio recording When Doves Cry (aborted)
based on a sampled loop of studio recording Sign O’ The Times Arrow.png w/ band backing
If I Was Your Girlfriend incl. One Nation Under A Groove (instrumental) [Int]
Cassandra O’Neal piano intro Arrow.png
The Beautiful Ones incl. thunder FX coda
Alphabet St. incl. thunder FX coda
Empty Room
Let’s Work Arrow.png
U Got The Look incl. thunder FX coda
based on a sampled loop of studio recording When Doves Cry w/ band backing
based on a sampled loop of studio recording Nasty Girl [S]
based on a sampled loop of studio recording Mr. Goodnight w/ band backing, Shelby J. lead vox
based on a sampled loop of studio recording The Screams Of Passion [S] </small>
based on a sampled loop of studio recording I Would Die 4 U w/ band backing
The Bird Arrow.png
Jungle Love Arrow.png incl. (EyeBlue.png Like) Funky Music chants
Controversy incl. Housequake chants & thunder FX coda'

See here for index, code, and color legend

Show Facts
Advertised Start Time / Start Time Length Of Show Attendance/Capacity Ticket Prices

20:00 / 20:35 145 minutes 12,600 / Sold Out CHF 429.00 (VIP) / CHF 135 / CHF 99

  • This show was announced on 22 July 2011.
  • Tickets for this show went on sale Monday, 25 July 2011 at 08:00, while there was a pre-sale for Ticketcorner VIP and Members from: Saturday, 23 July 2011, 08:00 – 16:00.
  • doors to the lobby opened at 18:00. Patrons were then let into the hall at, 18:55 with soundcheck still in progress. Stratus was the performed with public there, before Prince & The NPG vacated the stage. After that the usual video loop of Prince and Minneapolis associated artist started playing.
  • For Cool ( incl. Don’t Stop ’Til You Get Enough) some 20 fans were on stage dancing. For The Bird there were another 30, growing up to 60 for the ensuing Jungle Love.
  • A video of Empty Room from this show was shared by Andy Allo on her Facebook page the following day.
Soundcheck Support Act(s)

  • A 'technical' sound check started with only bits of We Live (2 Get Funky) and 1999 played. the soundcheck lasted very long, but exact songs played are not known. Shhh and Hot Thing were also played.
  • none

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