On Tuesday, The Ellen Show paid tribute to Prince by airing a musical appearance he made on the first season of the show. The song, "Nothing Compares 2 U," was written by Prince, but made famous by Sinéad ​O'Connor when she released it on her second album. Unsurprisingly, Prince is also very, very good at performing the song. Here's the appearance, in all its purple glory: 


This will have to do until more performances and recordings are unearthed for everyone's listening pleasure.

Sources: YouTube: The Ellen Show | BBC