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Prince played a surprise show in New York City this morning. It didn't end till 6am.

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    Leave it to Prince to rock New York City long after Miley Cyrus twerked her way to bed. Right around 3:00 AM this morning, the Purple Leprechaun of Rock Music Majesty hit the stage at the 500-capacity City Winery. As BrooklynVegan points out, he proceeded to play a 32-song, two-encore set that didn’t wrap until nearly 6 AM (!)

    Prince’s old band, The New Power Generation, hosted a week-long residency at the City Winery and last night marked their final show. Other performers hitting the stage last night/early this morning included Shelby J., Larry Graham, and Cee-Lo Green.

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    During Prince’s set, members of New Power Generation, as well as his new band 3rd Eye Girl, and Doug E. Fresh accompanied him on stage. The Vulture has a pretty stellar blow-by-blow review, as does Questlove’s Twitter account. The full setlist is posted below (via Prince.org).

    Update: Watch a brief video montage of the performance below.

    Photo by Jeremy D. Larson

    Setlist:
    Strays Of The World
    Days Of Wild/ Ain’t Nobody
    Big City
    1999
    All The Critics Love You In NY
    Mutiny
    Old Friends 4 Sale
    People Pleaser
    ??????
    Dark
    P FUNK(????)
    Something In The Water
    Nothing Compares 2 U
    Courtin’ Time
    Get On The Boat
    Act Of God
    What Have You Done For Me lately/Northside/Which Way Is Up/Dancing Machine/Partman
    Encore 1:
    How Come U Don’t Call Me Anymore
    Diamonds & Pearls
    Strange Relationship
    The Ballad Of Dorothy Parker
    Do Me Baby
    Under The Cherry Moon
    The Beautiful Ones
    Moonbeam Levels
    Sweet Thing
    Take Me With U
    Raspberry Beret
    Encore 2:
    Blues Instrumental
    Plectrum Electrum

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