Prince's music catalog precedes him, there's no doubt about that. But he also lent some of his work to (and brought out the best in) other artists, some of his best songs in my opinion. Here are four songs you may have forgotten were written by The Purple One.

  • 1

    Nothing Compares 2 U

    Recorded by Sinead O'Connor in 1990 for her album I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got.

  • 2

    Manic Monday

    Recorded by The Bangles for their 1986 album Different Light.

  • 3

    I Feel for You

    Recorded by Chaka Kahn for her 1984 album of the same name.

  • 4

    The Glamorous Life

    Recorded by Sheila E. for her 1984 debut album of the same name.

  • 5

    Sugar Walls

    Recorded by Sheena Easton for her 19845 album A Private Heaven.