Once upon a time, the year 1999 seemed like a magical time, somewhere fast-forward into the future. Back then Prince imagined what our world would be like just before hitting the year 2000. That time was 35 years ago today!
Back then there was no Youtube of course, but when it came along Prince wanted nothing to do with the site. He refused to allow his videos to be seen on the site he said: “YouTube doesn’t pay equitable licensing fees!” However, as of this past July his estate has released a handful of videos from the ‘Purple Rain’ era for our viewing pleasure. Including this gem: