Prince – RIAA Platinum Record Award for “When Doves Cry” Single

An original RIAA Platinum Record Award for Prince’s worldwide smash hit single “When Doves Cry”, presented to his longtime tour accountant.  “When Doves Cry”, released in May 1984, was a #1 single in the United States for five weeks, and the top selling single of that year.  It reached the top of the charts around […]

Prince – Factory Sealed 1987 U.S. “Black Album” LP – One Of The Rarest Records In The World

All available copies have been SOLD. Read the new Rolling Stone article about the discovery this album and our listing! Update: 2 of the 3 copies have now sold; at the request of the consignors the price of the final copy is $20,000. Recordmecca is proud to offer what is surely one of the rarest […]

Prince – Personally Owned & Worn Custom-Made High-Heeled Boots

A pair of custom-made high-heeled boots, owned and worn by Prince during the 1990’s. These shoes have a blue linen exterior and black leather interior, with gold metal “love symbol” zipper pulls.  The rubber soles are marked Translite, and the heels are reinforced with metal brackets to prevent them from breaking during Prince’s exuberant stage […]

Prince – Owned & Worn “Purple Rain” Era Custom Made Pants

A pair of purple grosgrain custom-made pants owned and worn circa 1982-1985 by Prince.  These pants are identical in color and fabric to a jacket Prince wore during a photo session with legendary photographer Richard Avedon on December 22, 1982 (which later appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone’s Prince memorial issue.) As detailed in […]

Prince – Handwritten Lyric For Unknown Song “Electric Rush”, With Roger Epperson Authentication

Prince’s handwritten working lyrics for the unreleased song “Electric Rush”.  The words “electric rush” appear in the 2007 song “Here Eye Come” by Prince and Bria Valentine, but the two songs are otherwise unrelated. The lyrics  here are: Electric Rush (Guilty Pleasures) (Love this  **et) Been working so hard all day Lookin 4 ward 2 […]

Prince – Stage-Worn Crushed Velvet Vest, With Lifetime Guarantee

From the collection of a former employee of Paisley Park, we are proud to offer a custom-made, crushed velvet vest, worn on stage by Prince . Prince is pictured wearing a similar vest in the live photograph on this page. Paisley Park had its own custom tailor shop, where designers created clothes for Prince and […]

Prince – #38/300 White Vinyl Promotional “Black Album” With Warner Bros/Jeff Gold COA

An ultra rare, unplayed promotional White Vinyl copy of Prince’s Black Album — one of only 300 made by Warner Bros. Records. These highly sought after rarities were pressed in 1994, when Prince finally gave Warner Bros Records permission to release the Black Album. Each copy was gold stamped with a number from 1 to […]

Prince – Stage Worn “Batman” Mirror Bracelet With 2 Letters of Authenticity, Full Provenance

An original custom-made Batman mirrored wristband, made for Prince and worn by him during concert performances.  We obtained this directly from Prince’s former guitar technician and occasional photographer, Joel Bernstein, who kept it in his personal collection from the time he worked with Prince.  Bernstein is a legendary music photographer, Neil Young’s longtime archivist, and […]

Prince – Original 1989 Batman Mirror Bracelet as Worn in “Batdance” Video

An original custom-made Batman mirrored wristband, made for Prince and nearly identical to the one he wore in the “Batdance” video.  Prince’s former guitar tech, Joel Bernstein, explained to us that a number of these were made for Prince with a more substantial elastic wrist attachment than the one in the “Batdance” video, so they […]

Prince – Owned & Stage Worn Custom Made Tasseled Gloves, With Photo Documentation

From the collection of a former employee of Paisley Park, we are proud to offer a pair of Prince owned and stage worn black tasseled gloves. Prince can be seen wearing these custom-made gloves (with matching pants) in two separate full-page photographs from the 1990 Nude Tour program, a mint copy of which is included. […]

Prince – ‘The Black Album’ – #5 of 50 Grey/Marbled Vinyl Copies

One of 50 grey/marbled vinyl, numbered copies of Prince’s The Black Album, from the archive of Recordmecca’s own Jeff Gold, who was responsible for this ultra rarity. This unplayed and mint condition example is stamped #005 of 50 produced. Gold’s included letter of authenticity details it’s history: This letter is to authenticate an ultra rare […]

Prince – “Purple Rain” RIAA Gold Record Gifted by Prince to “Purple Rain” Cinematographer

An original RIAA Gold Single Award for Prince’s 1984 hit “Purple Rain”.  Prince himself gave this to the late Don Thorin, the cinematographer of Prince’s film Purple Rain.  Years later Thorin gave it to a close friend, from whom we obtained it. Thorin was a well known director of photography who also shot An Officer […]

Prince – Original “Purple Rain” Film Used Clapperboard (from Cinematographer’s collection)

The original Clapperboard used during the filming of Prince’s 1984 classic Purple Rain.  This was given by the late Purple Rain cinematographer Don Thorin to a close friend, from whom we obtained it. Thorin was a well known director of photography who also shot An Officer and a Gentleman, Against All Odds, Scent of a […]

Prince – Concert Used Tambourine With Full Provenance / With COA’s From Prince Guitar Tech & Warner Bros. Senior Executive

A very rare love symbol tambourine, owned by Prince and used by him during concerts on his 1990 Nude Tour.  An identical Prince-owned tambourine is in the collection of the Smithsonian Institution (see screen shot from their blog).  Also included is an 8 1/2″ x 11″ inch double photograph of Prince with an identical–and perhaps […]

Prince – Prince Owned and Gifted Custom-Made “Diamonds & Pearls” Cufflinks With Provenance

A pair of Prince’s own Diamonds and Pearls custom-made cufflinks, as worn by him on stage and in the “Diamonds and Pearls” video. We acquired these from an Australian recording engineer who worked at Prince’s Paisley Park studios.  Her included letter of authenticity is quoted here: “This letter is to authenticate the accompanying set of […]

Prince – “Purple Rain” RIAA Gold Record Award Presented to Movie’s Cinematographer

An extremely rare original RIAA Gold Record Award for Prince’s breakthrough single “Purple Rain”, presented by Prince to Don Thorin, cinematographer of the film Purple Rain.  The late Thorin was a noted director of photography who in addition to “Purple Rain” shot films including An Officer and a Gentlemen, The Golden Child, Scent of a […]