Batman is the eleventh studio album by American recording artist Prince and the soundtrack album to the film Batman. It was released on June 20, by Warner Bros. Records. As a Warner Bros. stablemate, Prince's involvement in the soundtrack was designed to leverage the media company's contract-bound. 24 Jun Prince ended the '80s on a high note with this track, which was the key song from that summer's blockbuster "Batman" film. The unconventional hit showcased trippy transitions from rock to funk to hip-hop and sound snippets from Batman and The Joker heard over the beats -- a winning combination. 9 Oct In We're No. 1, Steven Hyden examines an album that went to No. 1 on the Billboard charts to get to the heart of what it means to be popular in pop music, and how that concept has changed over the years. In this installment, he covers Prince's Batman soundtrack, which went to No. 1 on July 22,
21 Apr On June 20, , one of the most significant pieces of American pop culture criticism was published. It wasn't in the form of a book or an essay, though — it was an album. Prince's Batman soundtrack stands to this day as much more than an underrated entry in a catalogue full of classic LPs. It's also an. Prince of Persia (often shortened to "POP") is a platform game, originally developed by Jordan Mechner in for the Apple II, that was widely seen[ citation needed] as a great leap forward in the quality of animation seen in computer games. Mechner used a process called rotoscoping, in which he studied many hours of. 7 Dec Prince was initially uncertain, until visiting the movie set in January , where he met Burton, discussed the concept, and watched a rough cut portion of the movie. He became so interested in writing music for the movie that he considered cancelling the Japanese leg of the Lovesexy Tour, but it would.
Prince – Batman™ (Motion Picture Soundtrack). Genre: Electronic, Rock, Funk / Soul, Pop, Stage & Screen. Style: Soundtrack, Pop Rock, Synth-pop, Funk. Year: Notes: Prince's soundtrack to the movie BATMAN™ directed by Tim Burton Not to be confused with the counterpart Batman (Original Motion Picture Score).