When asked about her relationship with Prince, Nona told Esquire Magazine:
During the three years Nona and Prince dated she recorded four songs with him; “Love Sign” and “A Woman’s Gotta Have It.” Nona also recorded two unreleased tracks “1000 Hugs and Kisses” and “Snowman”.
As an actress, Gaye is best known for her role as Zee in “The Matrix Reloaded” and “The Matrix Revolutions” in 2003. Aaliyah was originally cast for the role but shortly after filming began Aaliyah was killed in a plane crash after she and her production crew finished filming the music video for the single “Rock the Boat”.
Prince and Nona Gaye had an unconventional relationship but despite the heartbreak her love for him remains. You can hear the love in Nona Gaye’s voice as she shares her memories of Prince during an interview with TV-One on the day after his death.
She says “I’d never experienced anything like him, and I never will again. He was amazing and one of a kind and we’ve lost an incredibly wonderful and talented man… an icon.”