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Week #3: Best Of Nites 07 - 08 - 09
In London (O2 Arena main shows and indigO2 aftershows)
Artist: Prince & The N.P.G.
Title: London Calling
Catalog Number: (<o>) 29-34
Format: Sextuple AUDIO-CD (6 CD-set )
Sources: Digital Master Recordings (24 bit)
Timing: 7 Hours 21 Minutes (441')
Packaging: C D Case with clear trays - 16-Page Booklet Including The Special Set-List Map - Featuring Collage-boXartworX?: part 3 out of 7 of the unique collector's package design.
Standard Prince & The NPG Line-Up:
Prince: vox, guitar, bass, keys
Renato Neto: jazz keys
Morris Hayes: funk keys
Cora Coleman-Dunham: drums
Josh Dunham: bass
Maceo Parker: alto sax
Mike Philips: alto sax, vocoder, tenor sax
Greg Boyer: trombone
Lee Hogans: trumpet
Shelby Johnson: lead & backing vox
Marva King: backing vox
The Twinz - Maya & Nandy McLean: dancing, backing vox
Description - Set-List - Detailed Information:
This week's best of includes:
MAIN SHOWS
Nite 09: O2 Arena, 18.08.2007 pm, 86' (complete)
Nite 08: O2 Arena, 17.08.2007 pm, 17' (bonus trax)
Nite 07: O2 Arena, 14.08.2007 pm, 20' (bonus trax)
AFTERSHOWS
Nite 07: indigO2, 15.08.2007 am, 154' (complete) - Prince & The NPG aftershow with Beverley Knight
Nite 08: indigO2, 18.08.2007 am, 77' (complete) - NPG only aftershow with Mya
Nite 09: indigO2, 19.08.2007 am, 86' (complete) - Prince & The NPG aftershow with Mya's band
We Aim 2 Please.
*For the fans - by the fans*
Nite 09: O2 Arena, 18.08.2007 pm, 86'
DISC 1 - 74:02
01 NPG Hornz jazz intro
-Alexander's Ragtime Band [Irving Berlin] (instr.)
-Music! Music! Music! (Put Another Nickel In) [Teresa Brewer] (instr.)
-3121 (horn riff)
-The Entertainer [Scott Joplin]
02 3121
-The Entertainer [Scott Joplin]
-Alexander's Ragtime Band [Irving Berlin] (instr.)
-Music! Music! Music! (Put Another Nickel In) [Teresa Brewer] (instr.)
03 Girls & Boys
-Cutie Pie [One Way] (instr.)
04 1999
05 Peach - Rock Me, Baby [BB King]
06 Shhh
07 Cream
08 U Got The Look
09 Musicology
-Race (instr.)
-(Eye Like) Funky Music (chant)
10 Sign "O" The Times
11 Partyman
12 Alphabet St.
13 D.M.S.R. (instr.)
14 Erotic City
15 Nasty Girl (instr., short)
16 Erotic City (instr., short)

17 When Doves Cry
18 Head (instr.)
19 Pop Life

20 Raspberry Beret
21 Sexy Dancer (instr.) - Le Freak [Chic] (vox: Shelby J.)
-Movin' [Brass Construction] (instr.)
22 I Feel For You
23 Controversy
-Housequake
24 What A Wonderful World [Louis Armstrong] (instr., Renato Neto & Mike Phillips)
25 Purple Rain
Remarks:
01-25: Nite 09: O2 Arena, 18.08.2007 pm, 86' (part A)
10-19: Sampler set (real music by a real musician)
DISC 2 - 79:20
01 Kiss
02 Let's Go Crazy
Nite 08: O2 Arena, 17.08.2007 pm, 17' (bonus trax)
03 Little Red Corvette
04 Diamonds And Pearls
05 The Beautiful Ones
-Chopsticks (a.k.a. The Celebrated Chop Waltz) [Euphemia Allen] (short)

06 Raspberry Beret
07 Soft And Wet (intro)
08 Sign "O" The Times
09 Pop Life
10 She's Always In My Hair (intro)
11 Alphabet St.
12 I Wanna Be Your Lover (intro)
13 When Doves Cry
14 Erotic City (intro)
15 I Wanna Be Your Lover (Prince on piano)
16 If I Was Your Girlfriend
17 Black Sweat (Prince bass solo)
Nite 07: O2 Arena, 14.08.2007 pm, 20' (bonus trax)
18 Musicology
-Race (instr.)
19 Prince & The Band
20 Somewhere Here On Earth
21 Forever In My Life
Nite 07: indigO2, 15.08.2007 am, 154'
Beverley Knight 52' + Prince & The NPG 102' aftershow sets
Line-Up changes: Mixing with Beverley Knight
22 Keep This Fire Burning [Beverley Knight]
23 I'm Every Woman [Chaka Khan]
24 Flavour Of The Old School [Beverley Knight]
25 Raspberry Beret
26 Time Is On My Side [The Rolling Stones]
27 Piece Of My Heart [Erma Franklin]
Remarks:
01-02: Nite 09: O2 Arena, 18.08.2007 pm (part B)
03-17: Nite 08: O2 Arena, 17.08.2007 pm (bonus trax)
03-05, 15: Piano sit-down
06-14: Sampler set (real music by a real musician)
17: Bass solo
18-21: Nite 07: O2 Arena, 14.08.2007 pm (bonus trax)
22-27: Nite 07: indigO2, 15.08.2007 am (part A) - Beverley Knight aftershow set
DISC 3 - 75:10
01 Think (About It) [Lyn Collins]
-More Bounce To The Ounce [Zapp & Roger]
-Atomic Dog [George Clinton]
02 More Bounce To The Ounce [Zapp & Roger]
-No Diggity [Blackstreet]
-Atomic Dog [George Clinton]
-A Real Mother For Ya [Johnny 'Guitar' Watson]
-One Nation Under A Groove [Funkadelic]
03 Empty Room
04 Peach (instr.) - Rock Me, Baby [BB King]
05 I'll Take You There [The Staple Singers] (vox: Marva)
06 I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me) [James Brown] (incl. Prince bass jam)
07 There Was A Time [James Brown] (incl. Prince keys jam)

-Tutu [Miles Davis]
08 What Is Hip? [Tower Of Power] (instr.)
09 Stratus [Billy Cobham]
Remarks:
01-09: Nite 07: indigO2, 15.08.2007 am (part B)
01-02: NPG Hornz join Beverley Knight's aftershow set
03-09: Prince & The NPG aftershow set, Prince mostly on guitar
DISC 4 - 78:19
01 Love Is A Losing Game [Amy Winehouse] (vox: Shelby)
02 Sing A Simple Song [Sly & The Family Stone]
03 It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me [Barry White]
-You Bring Me Joy [Mary J. Blige] (vox: Shelby J.)
-Be Happy [Mary J. Blige] (vox: Shelby J.)
-Flash Light [Parliament] (instr.)
04 Girls & Boys
-Cutie Pie [One Way] (instr.)
-Song Of The Heart (chant)
05 3121 (bluesfunk version)
-Alexander's Ragtime Band [Irving Berlin] (instr.)
-Music! Music! Music! (Put Another Nickel In) [Teresa Brewer] (instr.)
-The Entertainer [Scott Joplin]
-Tom's Diner [Suzanne Vega] (instr.)
-Everybody's Free (To Feel Good) [Rozalla]
-Atomic Dog [George Clinton] (chant, short)
-One Nation Under A Groove [Funkadelic]
06 Partyman
07 Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) [Sly & The Family Stone] (instr., short)
08 When You Were Mine (instr., short)
09 Head (instr.)
10 Shake Everything You've Got [Maceo Parker]
11 I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You) [Aretha Franklin] (vox: Shelby)
Nite 08: indigO2, 18.08.2007 am, 77'
Line-Up changes: NPG only aftershow set feat. Mya
12 band introduction
13 instrumental jazz jam #1
14 Get Up, Stand Up [Bob Marley]
15 Shake Everything You've Got [Maceo Parker]
-It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) [Duke Ellington]
16 Love Is A Losing Game intro [Amy Winehouse]
Remarks:
01-11: Nite 07: indigO2, 15.08.2007 am (part C) - Prince & The NPG aftershow set
12-16: Nite 08: indigO2, 18.08.2007 am (part A) - The NPG aftershow
DISC 5 - 76:06
01 Tell Me Something Good [Rufus feat. Chaka Khan] (vox: Marva)
02 Uptown Up [Maceo Parker]
-The Entertainer [Scott Joplin]
03 Love Is A Losing Game [Amy Winehouse] (vox: Shelby J.)
04 Can I Kick It? [A Tribe Called Quest] (Mike Philly rap)
05 Crazy [Gnarls Barkley] (vox: Shelby J.)
-One Nation Under A Groove [Funkadelic]
-Chelsea Rodgers
-More Bounce To The Ounce [Zapp & Roger]
-La-Di-Da-Di [Slick Rick & Doug E. Fresh]
06 instrumental jazz jam #2
07 Free [Mya] (feat. Mya)
-If I Was Your Girlfriend
08 Sophisticated Lady [Mya] (feat. Mya, based on Rick James's "Cold Blooded")
-Glide [Pleasure] (instr.)
Nite 09: indigO2, 19.08.2007 am, 86'
Line-Up changes: Prince & The NPG aftershow feat. members of Mya's band (vox & guitar)
09 Superstition [Stevie Wonder]
10 Higher Ground [Stevie Wonder]
11 A Love Bizarre
12 Sweet Thing [Chaka Khan] (vox: Marva King)
Remarks:
01-08: Nite 08: indigO2, 18.08.2007 am (part B) - The NPG aftershow feat. Mya
06: Mya's band with Greg Boyer & Mike Phillips
07-08: Mya & her band
09-12: Nite 09: indigO2, 19.08.2007 am (part A) - Prince & The NPG aftershow, Prince on keys
DISC 6 - 58:30
01 The Ballad Of Dorothy Parker
02 Use Me [Bill Withers]
-Cora drum solo
03 Stratus [Billy Cobham]
04 Satisfied - The Rules
05 Love Changes [Mother's Finest] (Shelby J. lead vocals, Mya's singers on backing vox)
06 Baby Love [Mother's Finest] (vox: Shelby J.)
07 Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) [Sly & The Family Stone] (feat. Mya's guitarist)
-Africa Talks To You "The Asphalt Jungle" [Sly & The Family Stone]
-Freaks On This Side (chant)
Remarks:
01-07: Nite 09: indigO2, 19.08.2007 am (part B) - Prince & The NPG aftershow
01-02: Prince on keys
03-07: Prince on guitar
05: feat. Mya's singers on backing vox
07: feat. Mya's guitarist