Prince’s Secret Melbourne Gig!

Prince jumped on stage at 2am for a surprise gig at Bennetts Lane Jazz Club in the heart of my home turf Melbourne on May 29th! Fans recieved a tweet from Prince DJ Rashida at 1am This just in … Prince on stage @ bennetts lane jazz club < Melbourne 2nite! 200$ @ door *secret show* just starting … <3” … As you can imagine, the fans went nuts arriving at the show which went from 2am – 4am. Here’s is some of the audio from the secret gig…enjoy!

Welcome2Australia PRINCE!

PRINCE has made his first appearance, conquering the Aussie stage last night! Prince delivered all the hits from yesteryear wearing gold sequins and those very famous velvet shirts. Unbelievable, at the age of 53, Prince had no problem delivering an epic setlist to an ecstatic Australian audience… Here are a handful of some amazing images captured from Prince’s first Welcome2Australia performance! 

Gold (from The Gold Experience, 1995)
Jam Of The Year (from Emancipation, 1996)
Song Of The Heart (from Happy Feet)
Let’s Go Crazy (from Purple Rain, 1984)
Delirious (from 1999, 1982)
1999 (from 1999, 1982)
Little Red Corvette (from 1999, 1982)
Nothing Compares 2U (recorded by Sinead O’Connor)
Take Me With U (from Purple Rain, 1984)
Raspberry Beret (from Around The World In A Day, 1985)
Cream (from Diamonds and Pearls, 1991)
Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough (Michael Jackson cover)

Sometimes It Snows In April (from Parade, 1986)
Love Thy Will Be Done (recorded by Martika)
Mountains/Dance Electric (from Parade, 1986)
When Doves Cry (from Purple Rain, 1984)
Hot Thing
Sign ‘O’ The Times (from Sign O The Times, 1987)
The Most Beautiful Girl In The World (from The Gold Experience, 1995)
Forever In My Life (from Sign O The Times, 1987)
I Would Die 4U (from Purple Rain, 1984) 

Kiss
Purple Rain (from Purple Rain, 1984)
Controversy (from Controversy, 1981) 

Peach (from The Hits2, 1993) 


Prince Welcome2Australia – remaining tour dates:
May 22, Sydney, Allphones Arena
May 14, 15, 30 Melbourne, Rod Laver Arena
May 18, 26, Brisbane, Entertainment Centre

Prince – Australian Tour 2012

PRINCE has announced a tour of Oz! Tickets on sale from Monday April 16! Yes, short notice but well and truly worth it for fans who have waited 9 years to see him Down Under. I hear tickets are reasonably priced at $90AUD, I’m sure it will be the most beautiful show in the world.

Prince Australian Tour 2012
Friday 11th May – Allphones Arena, Sydney
Monday 14th May – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
Friday 18th May – Entertainment Centre, Brisbane