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Thread started 12/04/18 11:31am

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MakeUP a 1985 Jill Jones album/era

I'll pretend I'm in a movie...

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A Daisy Mae-type
whose emotions form so quickly, she has
trouble sorting them out...


what could a 1985 release looked like? tour? or just shows? who is the in the band? should she have a band name? The Pink Fox band? album art, singles, bsides? videos? style...
Bring out your academic creative yet realistic for the 1985 times in Prince's camp ideas...

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Is the mailman jerking U 'round?
Did he put your million dollar check
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Reply #1 posted 12/04/18 11:50am

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SONG OPTIONS

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1. All Day All Night

2. Come Elektra Tuesday 26 May 1985 at Sunset Sound

3. Euphoria Highway recorded on 17 February 1986 at Sunset Sound

4 Love Basic tracking took place on 30 May 1985 at Sunset Sound

5. * G-Spot

6. Killin At the Soda Shop recorded on 29 May 1985 at Sunset Sound

7. Living Doll recorded on 2 June 1985 at Sunset Sound

8. * Manic Monday ?

9. Married Man recorded on 29 May 1985 at Sunset Sound

10. Mia Bocca
11. My Baby Knows(How 2 Love Me)

12. My Man 10 May 1985 at Sunset Sound

13. My Sex recorded in early August 1985, at the Washington Avenue Warehouse

14. Poka-Dot Tiger recorded on 28 May 1985 at Sunset Sound

15. Our Destiny

16. Rough

17. * Wednesday

18. With U

19. Zebra With the Blonde Hair recorded on 29 May 1985 at Sunset Sound

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Is the mailman jerking U 'round?
Did he put your million dollar check
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Reply #2 posted 12/04/18 12:04pm

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As a Brunette or a Blonde?

I'm going with blonde still, since it seems to fit some song outtakes

Keep it connected with 1982-Lady Cab Driver and 1984 JJ

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Is poverty bringing U down?
Is the mailman jerking U 'round?
Did he put your million dollar check
In someone else's box?
Tell me, what's the m
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Reply #3 posted 12/05/18 2:52pm

SoulAlive

I think "Sugar Walls" would have been an excellent debut single for Jill in 1985 smile perhaps Prince should have given it to her?

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Reply #4 posted 12/06/18 10:19am

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SoulAlive said:

I think "Sugar Walls" would have been an excellent debut single for Jill in 1985 smile perhaps Prince should have given it to her?

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Do you think it would have had the same success?
I mean for me whether it was Sheena or Jill I'm just glad it was released despite any popularity

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What's the matter with your life
Is poverty bringing U down?
Is the mailman jerking U 'round?
Did he put your million dollar check
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Reply #5 posted 12/06/18 1:48pm

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OldFriends4Sale said:

SoulAlive said:

I think "Sugar Walls" would have been an excellent debut single for Jill in 1985 smile perhaps Prince should have given it to her?

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Do you think it would have had the same success?
I mean for me whether it was Sheena or Jill I'm just glad it was released despite any popularity

I think it would have done well.Jill could have rode the Purple Rain hype train,just like Sheila E. and the others.And as a vocalist,she's just as good as Sheena.

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Reply #6 posted 12/08/18 8:01am

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Jill(whom I met at a New Year's Eve ULTRA private party) I was just listening to the other day & noticed how prominent her vocals was on Prince's MASSIVE hit "1999". She was working those "Partay" vocals to the end. I LOVE HER blunt,no nonsense, no filter, attitude. She really has a LONG history with Prince that no one else has.

So Prince, whom fought 4 his first record deal & got it, fought 4 a movie deal & got it, fought 4 freedom from his WB contract & got it, fought 4 his masters & got them.Gets a curable illness & says 2 himself ok, I'm done. "Life is a Box Of Chocolates"
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Reply #7 posted 12/08/18 12:36pm

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Lisa's vocals were more prominent on 1999 than Jill's. It's Lisa who has the solo lines and it is her who does the love making sighs towards the end of the song.

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Reply #8 posted 12/08/18 1:40pm

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LIES!

Toward the end U can clearly hear Jill's vocals. Although Lisa(whose vocals I was fond of also) is sharing lead vocals in the beginning, Jill is double layering also to give it the full effect. I don't know what love making sighs your hearing!? Maybe it's something U would like to hear from someone?

Although I adore Lisa who happens to be my favorite Revolution member.

This thread is about JILL!

So Prince, whom fought 4 his first record deal & got it, fought 4 a movie deal & got it, fought 4 freedom from his WB contract & got it, fought 4 his masters & got them.Gets a curable illness & says 2 himself ok, I'm done. "Life is a Box Of Chocolates"
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Reply #9 posted 12/09/18 11:14am

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jungleluv said:

Lisa's vocals were more prominent on 1999 than Jill's. It's Lisa who has the solo lines and it is her who does the love making sighs towards the end of the song.

I was referring 2 Little Red Corvette regarding Lisa's sex sighs, my error. On the 1999 album Jill's full name is never written in the liner notes. It just has JJ, which could also imply Jellybean Johnson from The Time. If I were Jill, I would want my full name in the credits, just 2 make it clear. But on the 1999 song Lisa is the clear female lead.

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ChocolateBox3121 said:

Jill(whom I met at a New Year's Eve ULTRA private party) I was just listening to the other day & noticed how prominent her vocals was on Prince's MASSIVE hit "1999". She was working those "Partay" vocals to the end. I LOVE HER blunt,no nonsense, no filter, attitude. She really has a LONG history with Prince that no one else has.

I love Jill too, but a lot of people have long(er) histories with Prince. Jill and Prince ceased being friends after 1990 whereas Morris Day Sheila E Bobby Z Lisa Wendy Alan Leeds Eric Susannah BrownMark Andre etc remained friends his whole life.

Yes she was putting the party into 1999 lol energy. The play on JJ on the credits is an interesting story told by Jesse Johnson too.

But back to the 'makeUp JJ era

what year should the first Jill Jones album have been released?


#IDEFINEME #ALBUMSSTILLMATTER

A Liar Shall Not Tarry In My Presence

What's the matter with your life
Is poverty bringing U down?
Is the mailman jerking U 'round?
Did he put your million dollar check
In someone else's box?
Tell me, what's the m
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Reply #11 posted 12/11/18 9:26am

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OldFriends4Sale said:

ChocolateBox3121 said:

Jill(whom I met at a New Year's Eve ULTRA private party) I was just listening to the other day & noticed how prominent her vocals was on Prince's MASSIVE hit "1999". She was working those "Partay" vocals to the end. I LOVE HER blunt,no nonsense, no filter, attitude. She really has a LONG history with Prince that no one else has.

I love Jill too, but a lot of people have long(er) histories with Prince. Jill and Prince ceased being friends after 1990 whereas Morris Day Sheila E Bobby Z Lisa Wendy Alan Leeds Eric Susannah BrownMark Andre etc remained friends his whole life.

Yes she was putting the party into 1999 lol energy. The play on JJ on the credits is an interesting story told by Jesse Johnson too.

But back to the 'makeUp JJ era

what year should the first Jill Jones album have been released?


rolleyes

I'm not a shoulda,woulda,coulda person. I believe what's meant to be will be. Including your exit day from earth.

So Prince, whom fought 4 his first record deal & got it, fought 4 a movie deal & got it, fought 4 freedom from his WB contract & got it, fought 4 his masters & got them.Gets a curable illness & says 2 himself ok, I'm done. "Life is a Box Of Chocolates"
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ChocolateBox3121 said:

OldFriends4Sale said:

I love Jill too, but a lot of people have long(er) histories with Prince. Jill and Prince ceased being friends after 1990 whereas Morris Day Sheila E Bobby Z Lisa Wendy Alan Leeds Eric Susannah BrownMark Andre etc remained friends his whole life.

Yes she was putting the party into 1999 lol energy. The play on JJ on the credits is an interesting story told by Jesse Johnson too.

But back to the 'makeUp JJ era

what year should the first Jill Jones album have been released?


rolleyes

I'm not a shoulda,woulda,coulda person. I believe what's meant to be will be. Including your exit day from earth.

what are you talking about? The thread is not about Jill Jones work as it was. It's a fantasy thread

The Opening post clearly points out the purpose of this thread

#IDEFINEME #ALBUMSSTILLMATTER

A Liar Shall Not Tarry In My Presence

What's the matter with your life
Is poverty bringing U down?
Is the mailman jerking U 'round?
Did he put your million dollar check
In someone else's box?
Tell me, what's the m
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