Video: Sign O’ The Times

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Music Videos
(Related Artists)
1987: U Got The Look
Sign O’ The Times

Sign O’ The Times music video selected snapshots

Music Video details

First aired: March 1987
Producer(s): Janet Flora
Director: Bill Konersman
Related home video/DVD: The Hits Collection
Sign O’ The Times Super Deluxe Edition
First (Commercially) Released: 14 September 1993


Date Institution, Country Award
This music video has not received any awards in the USA

Sign O’ The Times is the twenty-fifth Prince video to have been released for broadcast. The video is made of colored graphics forecasting the lyrics of the song and quite revolutionary at the time (one of) the first 'lyric videos' to have been made.
It is the second video that doesn’t include an appearance from Prince (the first being the Paisley Park video in 1985).

Shooting Information
Shooting Sessions
Date Location Additional info
?? Unidentified studio in Los Angeles (more information needed)
  • None.
  • Bill Konersman - animator/director
  • Janet Flora - producer
  • Susan Silverman - Warner Bros Video Commissioner

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
Sign O’ The Times 3:44 The Hits Collection (1993)

Prince streaming video platforms (2017)
Released for sale as separate track on iTunes (2017)
Sign O’ The Times Super Deluxe Edition DVD

Additional Information

See Also Quotation & triva

Signothetimes single.jpg

Music Videos (Prince) Music Videos (Related Artists) 1987
U Got The Look