Today In Madonna History: October 5, 2001

GHV2 Cover 550

On October 5 2001, Warner Bros Records announced that Madonna would release GHV2 – a new greatest hits album of 15 songs from 1991-2001.

Designed as a follow-up to her massively successful 1990 hits compilation, The Immaculate Collection, it featured no new songs – reportedly due to Madonna’s hectic schedule – although residual tensions between Madonna and her label at the time may have also played into the decision. Instead, various remix artists were commissioned to create a series of promotional mega-mixes to promote the release.

One response

  1. Volume 2 was quite a trip for Madonna! In her second decade on top, she reinvented herself and morphed from a reliable hitmaker to the best artist, singer and musician of her and our generation, time and era! Not bad for a Lady from the Heartland!

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