darling_nikki_prince

The chords to Prince‘s “Darling Nikki” sound like what they play in a porn that ghosts watch — and it’s been playing on repeat in my head for the past two weeks. This song from the seminal classic Purple Rain personifies the magical purple one in all his sultry glory. It’s an inevitable orgy of synth sexiness, romantic beats and horny squeals & yelps. I also love it how he runs into Nikki masturbating with a magazine in a hotel lobby.

Also, I think this song will be in my head until February 8 when I see Maya Rudolph & Gretchen Lieberum perform this at their “Princess: An Evening of the Music of Prince” concert during SF Sketchfest: