Song of the Day #4,932: ‘Material Girl’ – Madonna

Continuing my look at 1984, first by counting down my own top five albums of that year.

#4. Like a Virgin – Madonna

Here’s an album I paid no attention at the time of its release, and an artist I actively dismissed for most of the following four decades.

It took last summer’s Madonna deep dive for me to finally appreciate the game-changing greatness of one of the 80s defining artists. And though Like a Virgin landed at #5 on my Madonna album ranking, it’s a worthy enough collection to land at #4 on this list.

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