Currently “Rave un2 The Year 2000” on Amazon is 113 minutes long DVD. What we offer is ORIGINAL PAY-PER VIEW FULL LENGTH CONCERT 2 DVD Set that is 154 Minutes long or 2 Hours 34 Minutes long.
Background: This show was aired as a pay per view event on New Years Eve 1999. The Artist and friends including guests Lenny Kravitz, George Clinton, Larry Graham, NPG, The Sound of Blackness Choir, Morris Day and the Time pull out all the stops for what was billed as the party of the century. This show will please long time fans and new fans alike.
THIS VERSION IS THE EXACT ORIGINAL LIVE PAY-PER VIEW DIRECT OFF AIR BROADCAST. This is the original cut of the LIVE program as it happened and EXTREMELY RARE at 154 Minutes long or 2 Hours 34 Minutes!! For the special one time only pay-per-view concert the broadcast included a documentary short at the head of the show. That documentary short includes exclusive interview specifically for the production of this concert. The exclusive interviews include Morris Day and The Time, Prince, Lenny Kravitz and founder of Arista Records Clive Davis along with a host of the musicians that perform in the show discussing the concert in itself in addition to their impressions about the show. This particular half hour documentary short is not available in any other version of this particular concert thus making this version EXTREMELY RARE.
The later released DVD version was of this concert was released 6 months later and was reedited down for the official release has a running time of only 113 minutes long.
Description: The Artist performs music from his critically-acclaimed album “Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic,” as well as selections from his vault of smash hits and pop classics. Filmed at Paisley Park Studio in Minneapolis, where a multi-piece band, including legendary bass player Larry Graham and members of the Family Stone, join the Artist and his special guests in this spectacular historical event. Songs: Let’s Go Crazy, She’s Always in My Hair, U Got the Look, Kiss, Jungle Love (Morris Day and the Time), The Bird (Morris Day and the Time), American Woman (Lenny Kravitz), Fly Away (Lenny Kravitz), Get Off, Medley (Rosie Gaines, Mike Scott, Maceo Parker), It’s Alright, Everyday People (Cynthia Robinson, Gerry Martini), Higher, Purple Rain, The Christ, Blues Medley (Maceo Parker, Johnny Blackshire), Nothing Compares 2 U, Take Me With U/Raspberry Beret, The Greatest Romance Ever Sold, Baby Knows, Baby I’m a Star, 1999.
Track listing includes TWENTY THREE SONGS IN ALL
1. ”Let’s Go Crazy”
2. ”She’s Always in My Hair”
3. ”U Got the Look”
5. ”Jungle Love” (Morris Day and the Time)
6. ”The Bird” (Morris Day and the Time)
7. ”American Woman” (Lenny Kravitz)
8. ”Fly Away” (Lenny Kravitz)
9. ”Gett Off”
10. Medley (Rosie Gaines, Mike Scott, Maceo Parker)
11. ”It’s Alright”
12. ”Everyday People” (Cynthia Robinson, Jerry Martini)
14. ”Purple Rain”
15. ”The Christ” (retitled version of “The Cross”)
16. Blues Medley (Maceo Parker, Johnny Blackshire)
17. ”Nothing Compares 2 U”
18. ”Take Me with U”/”Raspberry Beret”(with Mr. Happy instrumental coda)
19. ”The Greatest Romance Ever Sold”
20. ”Baby Knows”
21. ”1999 sample intro”
22. ”Baby I’m a Star”
Total Running Time 154 Minutes long or 2 Hours 34 Minutes