Beautiful Stranger

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Beautiful Stranger

Song by American singer-songwriter Madonna add

Category: Music (410)

Launched in 1051.

Countries: United States (40%), United Kingdom (33%), USA (20%)

Main connections: Rebel Heart Tour, British Phonographic Industry, Illinois

Linked to: Official Charts Company, Australian Recording Industry Association, Irish Recorded Music Association, Hollywood Foreign Press Association

 

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1966

Some critics, such as USA Today's Ken Barnes, have suggested that the chorus, riff, instrumentation and structure of "Beautiful Stranger" were based on Love's 1966 single "She Comes in Colors" add something


1999

The accompanying music video for "Beautiful Stranger" was directed by Brett Ratner and shot on May 1, 1999 at Universal Studios in Universal City, California add something

 

It was released on May 29, 1999 by Maverick Records add something

 

In the United States, the song debuted on the "Billboard" Hot 100 at number 78 on June 12, 1999, and peaked at number 19 on July 13, 1999 on the strength of radio airplay only add something


2000

In 2000, the song won the Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media add something


2001

Madonna performed the song during her 2001 Drowned World Tour as the fourth song on the setlist add something


2008

She performed a snippet of "Beautiful Stranger" as the request song during her Sticky & Sweet Tour concert in Chicago, Illinois, on October 26, 2008 and a special "a cappella" version of the song during the Rebel Heart Tour on January 18, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA add something


2015

According to the Official Charts Company, the song has sold 532,500 copies in the United Kingdom as of April 2015 and was certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry add something


2016

Madonna performed an a capella version of the song during the Nashville stop of her Rebel Heart Tour on January 18, 2016 add something

 

Australian rock band DMA's covered the song during their BBC Radio 1 sessions with Annie Mac on March 8, 2016 add something

 

According to the Official Charts Company, the song has sold 534,800 copies in the United Kingdom as of August 2016 and was certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry add something