In 1990 Sinead O’Connor an Irish singer/songwriter did an ethereal yet soulful version of Prince’s “Nothing Compares to U” and took it to the top of the charts around the world.
Speaking about her relationship with Prince in an interview, Sinead O’Connor once mentioned that she did meet the talented songwriter couple of times and they didn’t get along all that well. In fact, according to her they actually had scrap! Sinead O’Connor was quoted as saying said “He summoned me to his house after ‘Nothing Compares 2 U.’ I made it without him. I’d never met him. He summoned me to his house—and it’s foolish to do this to an Irish woman—he said he didn’t like me saying bad words in interviews. So I told him to f*#k off.” Apparently after that it got quite violent. leading to her flee his house at five in the morning.