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““Stay Away Tonight” is stripped down to a rattling drum loop, piano and chorus and takes advantage of Karyn’s vocal prowess during its soaring chorus– in an earlier time she’d fit in with the stable of strong female vocalists that His Purpleness liked to surround himself with.”

“New wave used to be “white people music”, but as many discover and rediscover what Prince did with it in the late 70′s and early 80′s, it’s allowing people to take it and twist it into their own worlds, just as Paige is doing.”