The Prince Estate, in partnership with Legacy Recordings, will release Musicology3121 and Planet Earth for the first time on vinyl on 8 February 2019.

Three full-length Prince albums to be released on vinyl for the first time

The Prince Estate and Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, are pleased to announce the first round of physical titles set for release as part of the ongoing and definitive catalogue project first announced in August. Three essential full-length albums, Musicology, 3121 and Planet Earth, will be available on CD and – for the first time ever – on vinyl as of 8 February 2019. Each of the vinyl titles will be pressed on highly collectible, limited edition purple vinyl. In addition, the albums will be available in both CD/LP form alongside new exclusive merchandise corresponding to each album era via the Official Prince Store.

Musicology (one CD and 2 LPs), 3121 (one CD and 2 LPs) and Planet Earth (one CD and one LP) are part of a stream of new releases from the Estate this year, including the digital release of Prince Anthology: 1995-2010 in August 2018. The album trilogy will be available from 8 February, but can be pre-ordered now.

Alongside the music release campaign, The Prince Estate and Legacy will continue to release an official music video every week. The videos released so far are available to view here.

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