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|introduction              = '''Money Don't Grow On Trees''' is an unreleased song recorded in early 1982 at [[Prince]]'s [[Kiowa Trail Home Studio]] in Chanhassen, Minnesota. It may have been written for [[Vanity 6|The Hookers]] (the group that evolved into [[Vanity 6]]), but there is no known recording other than [[Prince]]'s. The song remains unreleased.
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|introduction              = '''Money Don't Grow On Trees''' is a song recorded in November 1981 (estimate) at [[Prince]]'s [[Kiowa Trail Home Studio]] in Chanhassen, Minnesota. It may have been written for an album by [[Album: The Hookers (1982)|'''The Hookers''']], the group that evolved into [[Vanity 6]] (The tape box has 'Hookers' written on it), but there is no known recording other than [[Prince]]'s.  
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In 2019, the song was released as the third track on the ''Vault Tracks part 1'' disc of a ''Deluxe'' edition of the [[Album: 1999 Deluxe|1999]] album.
 
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|trivia                    = The released mix of this track was done by Nick Bolas specifically for the [[Album: 1999 Deluxe|1999 ''Deluxe'']] release. It was made to replicate the original mix from the time the song was initially tracked, as much as possible. So even when a slightly different mix of this track might exist, the now released version is not considered a true alternate mix of the track.
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Revision as of 10:30, 15 December 2019

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Money Don't Grow On Trees

1999 Deluxe.jpg
from the album 1999 Deluxe
Song details
Performer: Prince
First Released: 29 November 2019 - 1999 Deluxe album
Album(s): 1999 Deluxe
Writer(s): Prince
Producer(s): Prince
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

Money Don't Grow On Trees is a song recorded in November 1981 (estimate) at Prince's Kiowa Trail Home Studio in Chanhassen, Minnesota. It may have been written for an album by The Hookers, the group that evolved into Vanity 6 (The tape box has 'Hookers' written on it), but there is no known recording other than Prince's.

In 2019, the song was released as the third track on the Vault Tracks part 1 disc of a Deluxe edition of the 1999 album.


Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
November 1981 (estimate) Kiowa Trail Home Studio,
Chanhassen, MN, USA
Basic tracking
Recording Personnel
  • Prince - all vocals and instruments (assumed)

Versions
Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Money Don't Grow On Trees 4:19 1999 Deluxe
Studio



 
Additional Information

See also Trivia

  • The released mix of this track was done by Nick Bolas specifically for the 1999 Deluxe release. It was made to replicate the original mix from the time the song was initially tracked, as much as possible. So even when a slightly different mix of this track might exist, the now released version is not considered a true alternate mix of the track.

References
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