With the first anniversary of Prince's death (April 21) almost upon us, books and other memorabilia dedicated to the Purple One are beginning to pop up.

The one garnering the most attention so far is a The Most Beautiful: My Life With Prince, a memoir by his first wife, dancer Mayte Garcia, published Tuesday.

While a previous excerpt delved into their grief following the 1996 death of their newborn son, Garcia shared happier memories of Prince on NPR's Morning Edition  Tuesday morning, recounting how she met him and how their relationship progressed.

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Here are the five biggest revelations from the interview: