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July, 1986

Week of July 5, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#20 “Live to tell” (13 weeks) 

#35 “Papa don’t preach” (2 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200:
#146 “Like a virgin” (84 weeks)
#196 “Madonna” (149 weeks)     

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #22 (11 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #16 (12 weeks)  
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Papa don’t preach” #29 (2 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #4 (10 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #6 (12 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Papa don’t preach” #39 (DEBUT)

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #72 (11 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Papa don’t preach” #2 (2 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #75 (71 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #37 (85 weeks)

Week of July 12, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#31 “Live to tell” (14 weeks) 

#24 “Papa don’t preach” (3 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200:
#131 “Like a virgin” (85 weeks)
#190 “Madonna” (150 weeks)     

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #32 (FINAL WEEK ON CHART/12 weeks)
HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Papa don’t preach” #28 (DEBUT)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #31 (FINAL WEEK ON CHART/13 weeks)  
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Papa don’t preach” #15 (3 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #11 (11 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #12 (13 weeks)  
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Papa don’t preach” #31 (2 weeks)

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #75 (FINAL WEEK ON CHART/12 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Papa don’t preach” #1 (3 weeks/1 week at #1)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #72 (72 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #37 (86 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “True blue” #1 (DEBUT)

Week of July 19, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#45 “Live to tell” (15 weeks) 

#12 “Papa don’t preach” (4 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200:
#180 “Madonna” (151 weeks)
#136 “Like a virgin” (86 weeks)   
#29 “True blue” (DEBUT) 

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Papa don’t preach” #17 (2 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Papa don’t preach” #10 (4 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Papa don’t preach” #38 (DEBUT)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #27 (FINAL WEEK/12 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #16 (14 weeks)  
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Papa don’t preach” #25 (3 weeks)

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Papa don’t preach” #1 (4 weeks/2 weeks at #1)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #77 (73 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #35 (87 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “True blue” #1 (2 weeks/2 weeks at #1)

Week of July 26, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#1 “Sledgehammer” PETER GABRIEL 

#2 “Danger zone” KENNY LOGGINS
#3 “Invisible touch” GENESIS 
#4 “Nasty” JANET JACKSON
#5 “Glory of love” PETER CETERA
#6 “Papa don’t preach” MADONNA (5 weeks)
#7 “Love touch” ROD STEWART
#8 “Mad about you” BELINDA CARLISLE
#9 “Holding back the years” SIMPLY RED
#10 “modern woman” BILLY JOEL

BILLBOARD 200:
#170 “Madonna” (152 weeks)
#133 “Like a virgin” (87 weeks)   
#9 “True blue” (2 weeks) 

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Papa don’t preach” #9 (3 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Papa don’t preach” #6 (5 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Papa don’t preach” #16 (2 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Papa don’t preach” #51 (DEBUT)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #20 (15 weeks)  
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Papa don’t preach” #18 (4 weeks)

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Papa don’t preach” #1 (5 weeks/3 weeks at #1)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #58 (74 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #31 (88 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “True blue” #1 (3 weeks/3 weeks at #1)


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June, 1986

Week of June 7, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#1 “Live to tell” MADONNA (9 weeks/1 week at #1)
#2 “On my own” PATTI LABELLE
#3 “Greatest love of all” WHITNEY HOUSTON
#4 “I can’t wait” NU SHOOZ
#5 ”All I need is a miracle” MIKE
#6 “If you leave” ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK
#7 “Something about you” LEVEL 42
#8 “Crush on you” THE JETS
#9 “There’ll be sad songs” BILLY OCEAN
#10 “A different corner” GEORGE MICHAEL

BILLBOARD 200:
#122 “Like a virgin” (80 weeks)
#165 “Madonna” (145 weeks)     

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #2 (7 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #1 (8 weeks/2 weeks at #1)  
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #5 (6 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #1 (8 weeks/2 weeks at #1)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #23 (7 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #64 (68 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #37 (81 weeks)

06/11/1986: “Papa don’t preach” is released

Week of June 14, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#1 “On my own” PATTI LABELLE

#2 “Live to tell” MADONNA (10 weeks)
#3 “I can’t wait” NU SHOOZ 
#4 “There’ll be sad songs” BILLY OCEAN
#5 “Crush on you” THE JETS ”
#6 “Greatest love of all” WHITNEY HOUSTON 
#7 “A different corner” GEORGE MICHAEL 
#8 “No one is to blame” HOWARD JONES
#9 All I need is a miracle” MIKE
#10 “Something about you” LEVEL 42

BILLBOARD 200:
#122 “Like a virgin” (81 weeks)
#160 “Madonna” (146 weeks)     

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #2 (8 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #1 (9 weeks/3 weeks at #1)  
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #5 (7 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #1 (9 weeks/3 weeks at #1)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #40 (8 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #77 (69 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #44 (82 weeks)

Week of June 21, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#1 “On my own” PATTI LABELLE

#2 “There’ll be sad songs” BILLY OCEAN
#3 “Crush on you” THE JETS ”
#4 “Live to tell” MADONNA (11 weeks)
#5 “I can’t wait” NU SHOOZ 
#6 “No one is to blame” HOWARD JONES
#7 “A different corner” GEORGE MICHAEL 
#8 “Holding back the years” SIMPLY RED
#9 “Who’s Johnny” EL DEBARGE
#10 “Nothing at all” HEART

BILLBOARD 200:
#136 “Like a virgin” (82 weeks)
#167 “Madonna” (147 weeks)     

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #7 (9 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #2 (10 weeks)  
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #3 (8 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #3 (10 weeks)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #55 (9 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” (DID NOT CHART)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #49 (83 weeks)

Week of June 28, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#11 “Live to tell” (12 weeks) 

#42 “Papa don’t preach” (DEBUT)

BILLBOARD 200:
#136 “Like a virgin” (83 weeks)
#188 “Madonna” (148 weeks)     

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #16 (10 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #8 (11 weeks)  
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Papa don’t preach” #39 (DEBUT)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #3 (9 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #5 (11 weeks)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #65 (10 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Papa don’t preach” #13 (DEBUT)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #85 (Re-entry/70 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #42 (84 weeks)

06/30/1986: “TRUE BLUE” ALBUM is released

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May, 1986

Week of May 3, 1986:

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#14 “Live to tell” (4 weeks)  

BILLBOARD 200:
#104 “Like a virgin” (75 weeks)
#177 “Madonna” (140 weeks)   

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #16 (2 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #13 (3 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #23 (DEBUT)

ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #13 (3 weeks)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #4 (2 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #68 (63 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #28 (76 weeks)

Week of May 10, 1986:

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#11 “Live to tell” (5 weeks)  

BILLBOARD 200:
#111 “Like a virgin” (76 weeks)
#179 “Madonna” (141 weeks)   

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #12 (3 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #10 (4 weeks)  
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #17 (2 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #3 (4 weeks)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #2 (3 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #69 (64 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #25 (77 weeks)

Week of May 17, 1986: 

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#1 “Greatest love of all” WHITNEY HOUSTON

#2 West end girls PET SHOP BOYS
#3 “Why can’t this be love VAN HALEN
#4 “What have you done for me lately” JANET JACKSON
#5 “Live to tell” MADONNA (9 weeks)
#6 “Your love” THE OUTFIELD
#7 “Take me home” PHIL COLLINS
#8 “Bad boy” MIAMI SOUND MACHINE
#9 “If you leave” ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK
#10 “Addicted to love” ROBERT PALMER

BILLBOARD 200:
#112 “Like a virgin” (77 weeks)
#179 “Madonna” (142 weeks)   

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #8 (4 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #5 (5 weeks)  
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #11 (3 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #2 (5 weeks)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #5 (4 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #60 (65 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #39 (78 weeks)

Week of May 24, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#1 “Greatest love of all” WHITNEY HOUSTON

#2 “Live to tell” MADONNA (10 weeks) 
#3 “On my own” PATTI LABELLE
#4 “West end girls” PET SHOP BOYS 
#5 “If you leave” ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK
#6 “What have you done for me lately” JANET JACKSON
#7 “Take me home” PHIL COLLINS
#8 “Bad boy” MIAMI SOUND MACHINE
#9 “I can’t wait” NU SHOOZ
#10 ”All I need is a miracle” MIKE

BILLBOARD 200:
#124 “Like a virgin” (78 weeks)
#177 “Madonna” (143 weeks)    

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #3 (5 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #2 (6 weeks)  
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #8 (4 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #3 (6 weeks)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #10 (5 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #92 (66 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #42 (79 weeks)

Week of May 31, 1986:  

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#1 “Greatest love of all” WHITNEY HOUSTON

#2 “Live to tell” MADONNA (11 weeks) 
#3 “On my own” PATTI LABELLE
#4 “If you leave” ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK
#5 “I can’t wait” NU SHOOZ
#6 ”All I need is a miracle” MIKE
#7 “Something about you” LEVEL 42
#8 “Is it love” MR. MISTER
#9 “Be goos to yourself” JOURNEY
#10 “What have you done for me lately” JANET JACKSON

BILLBOARD 200:
#122 “Like a virgin” (79 weeks)
#170 “Madonna” (144 weeks)     

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #3 (6 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #1 (7 weeks/1 week at #1)  
HOT DANCE MUSIC/MAXI SINGLES SALES: “Live to tell” #10 (5 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #1 (7 weeks/1 week at #1)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #17 (6 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #78 (67 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #47 (80 weeks)


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April, 1986

Week of April 5, 1986:   

BILLBOARD 200:
#108 “Like a virgin” (71 weeks)
#162 “Madonna” (136 weeks)      

UNITED KINGDOM
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #40 (59 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #28 (72 weeks)

Week of April 12, 1986:   

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#49 “Live to tell” (DEBUT) 

BILLBOARD 200:
#108 “Like a virgin” (72 weeks)
#158 “Madonna” (137 weeks)      

UNITED KINGDOM
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #40 (60 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #23 (73 weeks)

Week of April 19, 1986:    

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#35 “Live to tell” (2 weeks) 

BILLBOARD 200:
#120 “Like a virgin” (73 weeks)
#171 “Madonna” (138 weeks)  

HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #28 (DEBUT)  
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #28 (DEBUT)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #55 (61 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #26 (74 weeks)

Week of April 26, 1986:     

BILLBOARD HOT 100
#24 “Live to tell” (3 weeks)  

BILLBOARD 200:
#104 “Like a virgin” (74 weeks)
#165 “Madonna” (139 weeks)   

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Live to tell” #29 (DEBUT)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Live to tell” #21 (2 weeks)   
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Live to tell” #19 (2 weeks)  

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Live to tell” #10 (DEBUT)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #59 (62 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #34 (75 weeks)


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March, 1986

Week of March 1, 1986:   

BILLBOARD 200:
#84 “Like a virgin” (66 weeks)
#136 “Madonna” (131 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #11 (10 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #24 (54 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #19 (67 weeks)

Week of March 8, 1986:   

BILLBOARD 200:
#88 “Like a virgin” (67 weeks)
#154 “Madonna” (132 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #23 (11 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #25 (55 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #20 (68 weeks)

Week of March 15, 1986:   

BILLBOARD 200:
#92 “Like a virgin” (68 weeks)
#153 “Madonna” (133 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #41 (12 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #39 (56 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #26 (69 weeks)

Week of March 22, 1986:   

BILLBOARD 200:
#93 “Like a virgin” (69 weeks)
#162 “Madonna” (134 weeks)      

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #63 (FINAL WEEK/13 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #36 (57 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #32 (70 weeks)

03/26/1986: “Live to tell” is released

Week of March 29, 1986:   

BILLBOARD 200:
#98 “Like a virgin” (70 weeks)
#156 “Madonna” (135 weeks)      

UNITED KINGDOM
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #40 (58 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #35 (71 weeks)


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February, 1986

Week of February 1, 1986: 

BILLBOARD 200:
#65 “Like a virgin” (62 weeks)
#126 “Madonna” (127 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Dress you up” #47 (9 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #4 (6 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #14 (50 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #8 (63 weeks)

Week of February 8, 1986: 

BILLBOARD 200:
#71 “Like a virgin” (63 weeks)
#127 “Madonna” (128 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Dress you up” #61 (10 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #3 (7 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #14 (51 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #9 (64 weeks)

Week of February 15, 1986:  

BILLBOARD 200:
#75 “Like a virgin” (64 weeks)
#141 “Madonna” (129 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Dress you up” #68 (FINAL WEEK ON CHART/11 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #2 (8 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #15 (52 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #9 (65 weeks)

Week of February 22, 1986:   

BILLBOARD 200:
#78 “Like a virgin” (65 weeks)
#141 “Madonna” (130 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #6 (9 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #18 (53 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #14 (66 weeks)


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January, 1986

Week of January 4, 1986: 

BILLBOARD 200:
#71 “Like a virgin” (58 weeks)
#127 “Madonna” (123 weeks)    

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Gambler” #61 (FINAL WEEK ON CHART/12 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Dress you up” #7 (5 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #32 (46 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #5 (59 weeks)

Week of January 11, 1986: 

BILLBOARD 200:
#58 “Like a virgin” (59 weeks)
#113 “Madonna” (124 weeks)    

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Dress you up” #6 (6 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #26 (47 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #3 (60 weeks)

Week of January 18, 1986: 

BILLBOARD 200:
#53 “Like a virgin” (60 weeks)
#110 “Madonna” (125 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Dress you up” #21 (7 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #30 (48 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #5 (61 weeks)

Week of January 25, 1986: 

BILLBOARD 200:
#53 “Like a virgin” (61 weeks)
#115 “Madonna” (126 weeks)     

UNITED KINGDOM
UK SINGLES: “Dress you up” #32 (8 weeks)
UK SINGLES: “Borderline” #15 (Re-entry/5 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Madonna” #21 (49 weeks)
UK ALBUMS: “Like a virgin” #6 (62 weeks)


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