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Prince - Slave Trade has been added to your Cart. Add gift options. Have one to sell. In 1995 he predicted the impact the internet would have on music, and most people just laughed at him. Read more. 89 people found this helpful. Powerful documentary of the business of Prince vs the record industry. An absolute true pioneer in the industry. One of the first to give his music away and piss off the label. Love it Love It Love It. Required viewing for any musician and any fan of Prince. Even if you are not a fan it is a story told by many close to Prince about the dealings of the business side of the music business. 5 people found this helpful. Prince: Slave Trade. 4 min. Directed by Elio Espana. From Purple Rain to changing his name to an unpronounceable symbol, the Purple One continually subverted the music world. Despite setbacks like album failures that left him on the verge of bankruptcy and a controlling contract from Warner Bros. Prince never ceased doing what he loved most: making music. This documentary that takes viewers back to the late '70s, highlighting all the twists and turns of Prince's career. To mark what would have been the Purple One's 60th birthday, we've dug out this epic three hour documentary on how Prince remade the music business. Prince Dopcumental. 2014SlaveTradeHowPrinceReMadeTheMusicBusiness. Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader . With Prince, Michael Bland, Sonny Thompson, Alan Leeds. In the mid-1990s reports emerged that Prince had fallen into dispute with his record company. Having signed what was ostensibly a new 100 million dollar contract just a couple of years. See full summary . Prince was ahead of his time and will go down as one of the most influential artists in music history. This documentary explores the effect that Prince Celebrates Prince with Special Programming. Read More. Willie Nelsons 70th Studio Album Coming: Listen. Sweet Pea Atkinson, Was Not Was Vocalist, Dead at 74. Brian Howe, Former Bad Company Frontman, Dies at 66. Music, documentary. Director: Elio Espana as Elliot Riddle. More release what he wanted when he wanted. After a bitter war of words, during which the star scrawled Slave across his cheek whenever he appeared in public and routinely dissed his label, the parties finally settled and Prince he. This film explores and documents the strange but prophetic mid-1990s period in Prince's career during which he took full control of his music and the way it was sold. With the help of those who witnessed the key events as they unfolded, this DVD shows that Prince is not just a remarkable musician, performer and composer, but arguably, also has the shrewdest brain in show business. Watch the beginning of Prince's revolution TOMORROW on Slave Trade. Related videos. PagesMediaTV & filmTV NetworkAXS TVVideosSlave Trade: How Prince Remade the Music s influence on the sound of popular music today is widely recognized, but he deserves to be remembered as well for how fiercely he fought to change the business of music, experimenting with a multitude of alternative release strategies in an effort to free himself from label control. Please help us continue to provide you with free, quality journalism by turning off your ad blocker on our site. Ive Turned Off My Ad Blocker