Clive Davis convinced Prince to record a star-studded comeback album for Arista in -- much like how he coaxed Prince 's idol Carlos Santana to revive his career with Supernatural.
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Instead, he sticks to his guns with Rave Un2 the Joy Fantasticdelivering an album that's frighteningly similar to the lackluster New Power Soulonly a little slicker and better, and with cameos.
Ravelike its predecessor, is stilted and canned, clearly the work of one man with guitars, synths, and a drum machine. It's shocking to hear how perfunctory most of the performances are on Raveyet it's stranger to hear Prince gunning for the pop charts. He has funk, The Shrooms - 5 Years Of Anxiety dash of pop, a little bit of rap, and a whole lotta ballads -- anything that could result in a crossover hit.
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Prince sounds committed and adventurous on these songs, whether it's the electro-funk "Undisputed," which features a Chuck D rap, the harmonica-laden bluesy pop of "Baby Knows" harmonica and harmonies by Sheryl Crowor Všetci - Marek6.59 - Volali Ma Ujo Marky utterly delightful, effervescent duet with Gwen Stefani "So Far, So Pleased".
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