Jack U Off

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Jack U Off

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from the album Controversy
Song details
Performer: Prince
First Released: 14 October 1981 - Controversy album
Album(s): Controversy
Writer(s): Prince
Producer(s): Prince
Live Appearances
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Jack U Off is the eighth and final track on Prince’s fourth album Controversy.

While specific recording dates are not known, Jack U Off was recorded in June 1981, at Hollywood Sound Recorders in Los Angeles, California (during the same session as Make U Mine). The album was completed at Sunset Sound in Hollywood, California, between 14 and 23 August 1981.

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
June 1981 Hollywood Sound Recorders,
Los Angeles, CA, USA
14 August - 23 August 1981 Sunset Sound,
Hollywood, CA, USA
Overdubs, mixing
Recording Personnel

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Jack U Off 3:08 Controversy Studio
Video Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Jack U Off 0:36 Lovesexy Live 2 VHS Live 9 September 1988, Westfallenhalle, Dortmund, West Germany; includes Twelve horn interpolation
Jack U Off T.B.C. Sign O’ The Times Super Deluxe Edition DVD Live 31 December 1987: Paisley Park Studios, Chanhassen, MN, USA

Additional Information

See also Trivia

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