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|song name                = Lemon Cake
 
|song name                = Lemon Cake
 
|single image              = [[File:Unreleasedsong.jpg|link=Unreleased Songs]]</small>
 
|single image              = [[File:Unreleasedsong.jpg|link=Unreleased Songs]]</small>
|performer                = [[Madhouse]]
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|performer                = [[Prince]]
 
|writer(s)                = [[Prince]] (assumed)
 
|writer(s)                = [[Prince]] (assumed)
 
|producer(s)              = [[Prince]] (assumed)
 
|producer(s)              = [[Prince]] (assumed)
 
|previous song            = [[Leaving For New York]]
 
|previous song            = [[Leaving For New York]]
 
|next song                = [[Lemon Crush]]
 
|next song                = [[Lemon Crush]]
|introduction              = ''' Lemon Cake ''' is an unreleased jam recorded on [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/April 16|16 April 1985]] at [[Sunset Sound]] in Hollywood, California, on the same day as [[Life Can Be So Nice]] and another  [[Instrumental-19850416| Instrumental]] that remained untitled and unreleased. The track is said to contains elements of [[New Position]], which would be recorded the next day, and it is not entirely clear if this is a song in itself, or should be regarded an early version of [[New Position]]. It remains unreleased.  
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|introduction              = ''' Lemon Cake ''' is an unreleased jam recorded on [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/April 16|16 April 1985]] at [[Sunset Sound]] in Hollywood, California, on the same day as [[Life Can Be So Nice]] and another  [[Instrumental-19850416| Instrumental]] that remained untitled and unreleased. The track is said to contains elements of [[New Position]], which would be recorded the next day, and it is not entirely clear if this is a song in itself, or should be regarded an early version of [[New Position]]. It remains unreleased.
 
|recording info            =
 
|recording info            =
 
{{RecordingLine|
 
{{RecordingLine|
 
|date                      = [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/April 16|16 April 1985]]
 
|date                      = [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/April 16|16 April 1985]]
|studio                    = [[Sunset Sound]],<br>Hollywood, CA, USA
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|studio                    = [[Sunset Sound]] - Studio 3,<br>Hollywood, CA, USA
|additional info          =  
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|additional info          = Tracking, overdubs
 
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|recording personnel      =  
 
|recording personnel      =  
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|performed regularly on    = none
 
|performed regularly on    = none
 
|performed occasionally in = none
 
|performed occasionally in = none
|trivia                    = In April 2020 [[Sheila E.]] released a song called '''Lemon Cake''', but it has nothing in
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|trivia                    = In April 2020 [[Sheila E.]] released a song called '''Lemon Cake''', but it has nothing in common with this jam.
common with this jam.
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|see also                  = [[Unreleased Songs]]
 
|see also                  = [[Unreleased Songs]]
|references                = {{song-3|
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|references                = ''[https://www.duanetudahl.com/prince-book Prince and the Parade/Sign O’ The Times Era Studio Sessions 1985 and 1986, Duane Tudahl (2021)]''
|song name                = ''[No title given] (instrumental)''
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|single image              = [[File:Unreleasedsong.jpg|link=Unreleased Songs]]</small>
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|performer                = [[Madhouse]]
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|writer(s)                = [[Prince]] (assumed)
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|producer(s)              = [[Prince]] (assumed)
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|previous song            = [[Leaving For New York]]
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|next song                = [[Lemon Crush]]
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|introduction              = This is an unreleased instrumental take recorded on [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/April 16|16 April 1985]] at [[Sunset Sound]] in Hollywood, California, on the same day as [[Life Can Be So Nice]] and another  instrumental, [[Lemon Cake]] that remained unreleased as well. Nothing else is known about this brief jam,
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|recording info            =
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{{RecordingLine|
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|date                      = [[Prince_Vault:Selected_anniversaries/April 16|16 April 1985]]
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|studio                    = [[Sunset Sound]],Studio 3 <br>Hollywood, CA, USA
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|additional info          =
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}}
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|recording personnel      =
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*[[Prince]] - all instruments, except where noted
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*[[Sheila E.]] - drums
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*[[Wendy Melvoin]] – guitar
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*[[Lisa Colemasn]] - keyboards
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|unreleased versions      =
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{{Unreleased|
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{{Unreleasedline|
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|1= '''[No title given] (instrumental)'''
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|2= Studio
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|3=
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}}
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}}
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|video versions            =
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|broadcasts, streaming    =
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|sampled in                =
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|first live appearance    = This track is not believed to have been performed live by [[Prince]].
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|performed regularly on    = none
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|performed occasionally in = none
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|trivia                    =
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|see also                  = [[Unreleased Songs]]
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|references                = * ''[https://www.duanetudahl.com/prince-book Prince and the Parade/Sign O’ The Times Era Studio Sessions 1985 and 1986, Duane Tudahl (2021)]''
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|categories                = [[Category:1985]][[Category:Songs (Prince)]][[Category:Unreleased Songs]][[Category:Recorded 1985]]
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}}
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|categories                = [[Category:1985]][[Category:Songs (Prince)]][[Category:Unreleased Songs]][[Category:Recorded 1985]]
 
|categories                = [[Category:1985]][[Category:Songs (Prince)]][[Category:Unreleased Songs]][[Category:Recorded 1985]]
 
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Latest revision as of 20:49, 20 August 2021

Leaving For New York   < < < Non-Prince Songs All Prince Songs Unreleased Songs > > >   Lemon Crush
Lemon Cake

Unreleasedsong.jpg
Song details
Performer: Prince
Writer(s): Prince (assumed)
Producer(s): Prince (assumed)
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

Lemon Cake is an unreleased jam recorded on 16 April 1985 at Sunset Sound in Hollywood, California, on the same day as Life Can Be So Nice and another Instrumental that remained untitled and unreleased. The track is said to contains elements of New Position, which would be recorded the next day, and it is not entirely clear if this is a song in itself, or should be regarded an early version of New Position. It remains unreleased.


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
16 April 1985 Sunset Sound - Studio 3,
Hollywood, CA, USA
Tracking, overdubs
Recording Personnel

Versions
Unreleased Versions
Title Version Additional Info
Lemon Cake Studio


 
Additional Information

See also Trivia

  • In April 2020 Sheila E. released a song called Lemon Cake, but it has nothing in common with this jam.

References
Leaving For New York   < < < All Songs Unreleased Songs > > >   Lemon Crush