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Dez Dickerson

Dez Dickerson was born on August 7, 1955 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Desmond D'andrea Dickerson. He was previously married to Rebecca. See full bio »

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 1984 Purple Rain (lyrics: "Modernaire") / (music: "Modernaire") / (performer: "Modernaire")
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 2007 Prince: The Glory Years (Documentary)
 1993 Prince: The Hits Collection (Video documentary)
 1992 Prince Unauthorized (Video documentary)
 1981 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
- Charlene Tilton/Todd Rundgren/Prince (1981) ... Himself (uncredited)

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Music video: Appeared in Prince video "1999". See more »

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Played lead guitar in Prince's backing band, the Revolution, from 1979-1983. See more »


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