Prince started a 24-week run at #1

Today in K-Hits Music: In 1984, Prince started a 24 week run at the top of the US album charts with his sixth studio album, ‘Purple Rain’, which features ‘When Doves Cry’ and ‘Let’s Go Crazy’, as well as the title track. This soundtrack to Prince’s semi-biographical film was certified 13 times platinum, sold 13 million copies, and is widely considered his greatest work.