Did you know that ‘Like a Virgin’ is ranked as Madonna’s biggest hit on the Billboard Hot 100?
The first of Madonna’s 12 #1 singles on the Hot 100, ‘Like a Virgin’ held the top spot on the chart for 6 weeks. The song was the title track of the icon’s second album, which is also her top-selling LP in the US and her only diamond-certified record in that country.
The success of ‘Like a Virgin’ was bolstered by Madonna’s racy performance of the tune at the 1984 MTV VMA. Watch footage of her notorious showing below: