Prince "1999" is a song by American musician Prince, the title track from his 1982 album of the same name. The song is one of Prince's best-known, and a defining moment in his rise to superstar status. The apocalyptic yet upbeat party anthem saw chart success in 1983. Rolling Stone ranked the song number 215 on their list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. Here is a full page of hand written lyrics by Prince and signed with his full name “Prince Rogers Nelson”.