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Sign O' the Times

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Sign O' the Times

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Prince
Producers:
Paisley Park, Warner Bros.
genre:
Rock, POP

We gave it a B

The cutting and camera work in Sign ‘O’ the Times are too intrusive, and the somewhat discordant songs worked better as a magnificent hodgepodge on the album. Still, this concert movie (which barely made it to theaters) is a feisty, engaging show. Decked out in a poufy hairdo and ’70s-ugly wire-frames, Prince is at his most playfully androgynous here — he’s a cross between James Brown and Joey Heatherton. B