The Book of Prince
September 3, 2019 1:33 PM Subscribe
“Now, let me stop you right there,” Prince said. “Why did you write that?” It occurred to me that he might have flown me in from New York just to tell me that I knew nothing of his work. “The music I make isn’t breaking the law, to me,” he said. “I write in harmony. I’ve always lived in harmony—like this.”
—The Beautiful One
is an essay by Dan Piepenbring about his collaboration with Prince on a memoir, which had barely started when Prince passed away.