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The Deluxe Expanded edition consists of two more discs, a disc with all the single edits, maxi-single edits and B-sides from the Purple Rain era, and a DVD with a concert from the Purple Rain Tour filmed in Syracuse, New York on March 30,previously released on home video in
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University of Texas Press. Retrieved April 25, Golden Raspberry Awards for Worst Director. The white-colored version is prominently shown in both the Purple Rain film and the Raspberry Beret video. Retrieved April 26,
On October 24, Prince played a concert at Paisley Park. InPrince and the New Power Generation released his twelfth albumbearing only an unpronounceable symbol on the cover later copyrighted as "Love Symbol 2" as its title. Archived from the original on March 16, Prince was set to release the album with a monochromatic black cover with only the catalog number printed, but aftercopies had been pressed,  Prince had a spiritual epiphany that the album was evil and had it recalled. I Would Die 4 U: Prince sometimes used pseudonyms to separate himself from the music he had written, produced, or recorded, and at one point stated that his ownership and achievement were strengthened by the act of giving away ideas.