On August 3 1985, Madonna’s “Into The Groove” hit #1 in the UK and “Holiday” hit #2 in the UK – Madonna is the only female artist ever to occupy the top 2 positions simultaneously on the UK charts.
On July 27 1985, Madonna’s “Into the Groove” debuted on the UK Singles Chart at number four. It reached the top of the chart and stayed there for four weeks, and was present for a total of 14 weeks on the chart. The song was Madonna’s first number-one single in United Kingdom. During its stay at number-one, Madonna’s first UK hit “Holiday” was at number-two position. It made her the first female artist in UK chart history to hold the top-two positions of the chart simultaneously.
On January 27, 1984, Madonna performed Burning Up and Holiday on the UK music program The Tube. The show was broadcast live from the Hacienda Club in Manchester.