It’s been 5 years since Prince died of an unintended overdose which left the world shocked over the lack of the musical genius. The Grammy Award winner was prolific, and he recorded infinite hours of fabric at his Paisley Park studios. It’s estimated that the archive may maintain as many as 8,000 unreleased songs.
Ever the innovator, Prince was an early adopter of utilizing the web to distribute his music. And true to kind, the artist’s property is releasing songs from Prince’s album Welcome 2 America in an unconventional approach.
Sunday evening on CBS’ 60 Minutes, the news program will debut extra of the artist’s music. It’s additionally the primary time 60 Minutes premieres an album on its broadcast.
Even after his dying, Prince is a demanding taskmaster. His property maintains a full-time group of archivists to hearken to the music and compile new releases. The property has launched roughly an album a yr of recent and remixed materials since his dying, with Welcome 2 America as the newest.
The tunes will certainly delight Prince’s fanbase and air on 60 Minutes, Sunday at 7 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.