Today in Madonna History: June 9, 1984

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On June 9 1984, Madonna’s Borderline single climbed from #12 to #11 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Here’s what Seymour Stein had to say about the single:

I dared to believe this was going to be huge beyond belief, the biggest thing I’d ever had, after I heard “Borderline.” The passion that she put into that song, I thought, there’s no stopping this girl. All of her energy – my God, I never saw anybody work this hard in my life. And then make it look so easy.

2 responses

  1. True statement that is! And no wonder! I’ll be going to Cleveland tomorrow to savor and celebrate Madonna’s achievements and accomplishments in rock & roll, thanks to a song called Borderline. All hail Madonna!

  2. Reblogged this on Denal's Mind and commented:
    Borderline if my first favorite Madonna song and the corresponding video was a trailblazer in terms of inputting narrative in musical videos.

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