"I Would Die 4 U" was the fourth single in the U.S. from Prince and The Revolution's 1984 album, Purple Rain. The perceived messiah complex of the song is perhaps the reason it was not quite as successful as its album counterparts. Most Prince fans believe the song is sung from the viewpoint of Jesus. Regardless, the up-tempo dance number packed dance floors, and was a Top 10 hit in the U.S.
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