Today In Madonna History: August 30, 2012

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On August 30 2012, “Turn Up The Radio” jumped to the top position on the Billboard Hot Dance/Club Play Chart, earning her a record-extending 43rd number-one single on the chart.

Marking a sign of the times, the single and remixes were sold exclusively to digital retailers and were sadly not given a physical release on any format (aside from scarce promotional copies), in any country. This was the first time in Madonna’s career that an international commercial single was unavailable to record shops and collectors either through domestic distribution or as an import.

We hope that Interscope realizes that there are many old-school Madonna fans who still enjoy collecting physical releases – and we’re willing to pay for them. So what will it be Interscope? Would you like to earn some extra bucks with the singles from Madonna’s next album, or are you going to leave collectors with padded pockets?

One thought on “Today In Madonna History: August 30, 2012

  1. As of now, Madonna’s current record company-Universal-isn’t doing her any favors. Turn Up the Radio is a great song but it just seemed out of place on a record-MDNA-THAT WAS ABOUT Divorce. Had it been included on any of her Warner albums, Turn Up the Radio should have been huge but as it stands now-Universal just don’t know how to market or position Madonna anymore. They are clueless when it comes to her!

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