FCS Daily Music Video – ‘The Bird’ Prince

 Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016) was an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Widely regarded as one of the greatest musicians of his generation, he was known for his flamboyant, androgynous persona and wide vocal range, which included a far-reaching falsetto and high-pitched screams. Prince produced his albums himself, pioneering the Minneapolis sound. His music incorporated a wide variety of styles, including funkR&Brocknew wavesoulsynth-poppopjazz, and hip hop. He often played most or all instruments on his recordings

He died of an accidental fentanyl overdose

The title of the upbeat number refers to a dance in which the arms are flapped, mimicking a bird’s wings. The song suggests that by “doing the bird”, one can overcome their troubles. There ya go……



Don Matthews
July 2022



Published by donmatthewspoetry

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