Madonna – Like a Prayer Review
“Like a Prayer” is taken from American pop vocalist Madonna‘s 4th studio album of the same name. It was released on March 3, 1989 by Sire Records as the album’s lead single. It was produced and written by Patrick Leonard and Madonna. The music video was released in 1989 and directed by Mary Lambert.
Toby Creswell wrote that “it is fully devoted song in the manner of perfect pop”. Georges Claude Guilbert wrote that “after this song, it is clear that the lady who sings is talking to God or her love, so she achieves the milestone of attaining her own quality of begin divine”.
“Like a Prayer” debuted at number 38 on the Billboard Hot 100, at number 20 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, at number 3 on the ARIA Singles Chart, at number 3 on the RIANZ Singles Chart, at number 2 on the UK Singles Chart and at number 5 on the Eurochart Hot 100.