‘Prince’s enigmatic and prescient statement album #Welcome2America will be released July 30, 2021, by The Prince Estate and @SonyLegacyRecs. The Deluxe Edition includes the previously unreleased studio album and a full 2011 Prince concert at @TheForum on Blu-ray,’ the artist’s estate announced on Twitter.
Prince’s enigmatic and prescient statement album #Welcome2America will be released July 30, 2021, by The Prince Est…
— Prince (@prince)
Along with the announcement, the estate also released the title track of the album on YouTube and various music streaming platforms.
According to the estate, the album documents the musician’s ‘concerns, hopes, and visions for a shifting society, presciently foreshadowing an era of political division, disinformation, and a renewed fight for racial justice.’
‘Welcome 2 America’ features 11 original, including ‘(Son of a Slave Master)’, ”, ” and ” as well as a cover of Soul Asylum’s ‘Stand Up and B Strong’.