A previously unreleased Prince track, “Father’s Song,” has arrived just in time for Father’s Day. The song is the third early release from the impending reissue of Purple Rain, the first being “Electric Intercourse” and the second being “Our Destiny/Roadhouse Garden.”
“Father’s Song” was originally included in the film as a 90-second clip and was used as the “Computer Blue” chorus on the final soundtrack. You can now listen to the entire track on Spotify. The Purple Rain reissue will be release on June 23 via NPG/Warner Bros and will feature 11 previously unreleased songs.
The Purple Rain reissue can be preordered here. Stream “Father’s Song” via Spotify here and check out our list of the 50 best Prince songs here. You can also watch a 1982 Prince performance from the Paste Cloud below.