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RECORD LABEL: Sire – RCV5 25157 YEAR OF RELEASE: 2019 Please choose which postage option you would prefer during the check- out process Money back guarantee on all products I sell. After that, I had the same problem trying to convince the record company that I had more to offer than a one-shot singer. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. It spent two alternative weeks at the top (21st Sept and 12th Oct 1985), and a total of 152 weeks on the chart. Like A Virgin is one of her greatest albums along with-True Blue,Erotica,Ray Of Light,Music and the amazing future disco that is Confessions.

A woman in control of her sex life and career was such a new idea that Madonna became the biggest thing to hit pop, and popular culture, in years. Rodgers enlisted the help of his former Chic bandmates Bernard Edwards, who was the bassist, and Tony Thompson, who played the drums; they appeared on several tracks of the album. Keep in mind that anyone can view public collections - they may also appear in recommendations and other places.By accepting these digital cookies we can suggest and market exactly the kind of records and artists You are interested in. Regardless of country of origin all tracks are sung in English, unless otherwise stated in our description.

Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions. By that I mean not only is it one of the defining albums of the 1980s but it prompted almost mass hysteria from the population. By July 1985, Like a Virgin became the first album by a female artist to be certified for sales of five million units in the United States. It was certified two times platinum by the Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique (SNEP) for shipment of 600,000 copies. This point, according to Thompson, is further emphasized by the belt she is wearing, the wording on which is just visible as "Boy Toy".

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our site, provide personalised content and advertising, analyse our traffic, and ensure you see more of what you love. The album reached the top ten of the Billboard 200 on December 8, 1984, [87] and after one month reached the top of the chart on February 9, 1985, where it stayed for three weeks.

But where girl groups, from the Shirelles to the Ronettes, worshipfully extolled their boyfriends' cars, haircuts and rebel poses, Madonna's point of view is decidedly more self-interested. However, her label was not ready to give her the artistic freedom and she chose Nile Rodgers instead to produce the album due to his work with David Bowie.

He added that the heavy make-up, pouting lips, and despoiled hair, along with the tight-fitting bustier and full-length gloves, turned Madonna's image into a figure not of virtue, but of desire.

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