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LittleBLUECorv
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David Ruffin's Sexy Dancer vs Prince's

Both were released in 1979 actually. David's isn't half bad, hell it's great.

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Reply #1 posted 11/14/18 4:26pm

ReddBlitz

Love me some DR. Same title but two different deliveries and styles. Ruffin's version is more hard hitting Disco while Prince's is str8 up funk.
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Reply #2 posted 11/21/18 2:01am

thebanishedone

its a nice discofied jam

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Reply #3 posted 11/23/18 2:55pm

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I liked this Ruffin version more than I thought..

but hands-down, the Prince version is better. in every way.

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in ALL MY DREAMS..
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Reply #4 posted 11/23/18 4:04pm

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Man, that Ruffin version is NICE.

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Reply #5 posted 11/26/18 8:59pm

RJOrion

Prince version is a certified Hall Of Fame level, classic funk joint by a young hungry genius...the David Ruffin version is an obscure, fogotten effort, by a washed up dope fiend...
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Reply #6 posted 11/28/18 4:14pm

onlyforaminute

No comparison, but this is pretty nice.

"You want to know your biggest fault? You don’t keep true accounts: you put a high value on what you’ve given, a low value on what you’ve received."

- Seneca, On Anger 3.31.3
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Reply #7 posted 11/28/18 5:28pm

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RJOrion said:

Prince version is a certified Hall Of Fame level, classic funk joint by a young hungry genius...the David Ruffin version is an obscure, fogotten effort, by a washed up dope fiend...

nod

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Reply #8 posted 11/28/18 5:30pm

Abdul

LittleBLUECorvette said:

Both were released in 1979 actually. David's isn't half bad, hell it's great.

The best song off that album is "I Get Excited" IMO

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