Express Yourself (Madonna song)

Knowledge Identifier: $Express_Yourself_(Madonna_song)

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Express Yourself (Madonna song)

Song by American singer Madonna from her fourth studio album Like a Prayer add

Category: Music (410)

Launched in 1991.

Countries: United States (53%), United Kingdom (11%), New York (11%)

Main connections: Like a Prayer (album), British Phonographic Industry, Christina Aguilera

Linked to: Australian Recording Industry Association, Recording Industry Association of America, Recording Industry Association of New Zealand, The Official Charts Company

 

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1991

The Chipettes released a cover version of the song for the 1991 album "The Chipmunks Rock the House" add something


1993

She performed a disco-styled version of the song during The Girlie Show World Tour in 1993 add something


1999

The 1999 compilation album, "Virgin Voices: A Tribute To Madonna, Vol. 1", features a cover version by Information Society add something


2000

A Eurodance cover by Who's That Girl was released through Almighty Records during the 2000s, along with Madonna's single "Holiday" add something


2003

Sal Cinquemani from Slant Magazine reviewed the video in 2003, and commented that the video "is the embodiment of 'queer chic', a bombastic masterpiece that heralds Madonna's uncanny ability to use her consumer-driven image to code her feminist politics add something


2008

In 2008, during the Sticky & Sweet Tour, she performed "Express Yourself" as the request song in some of her shows, including the show at Madison Square Garden in New York add something


2010

In 2010, singer Christina Aguilera paid tribute to "Express Yourself" with the music video of her single, "Not Myself Tonight" add something

 

In 2010, the female leads of the Fox TV show "Glee" performed the song in the episode titled "The Power of Madonna" add something


2011

Similarities were noted between "Express Yourself" and singer Lady Gaga's 2011 single "Born This Way" both in subject matter and composition add something

 

The song had initially peaked at number three in Spain, however, after 22 years of its release, it re-entered the Spanish Singles Chart in March 2011, for one week at number 49 add something


2012

In 2012, she performed an excerpt of the song at the Super Bowl XLVI Halftime Show with Cee Lo Green and a large marching band add something


2013

The performance was included in the live album "MDNA World Tour" released on September 6, 2013 but the "Born This Way" sample was not credited in the album's liner notes add something


2016

In November 7, 2016, Madonna performed the song as part of an impromptu acoustic concert at Washington Square Park in support of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign add something