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Justify My Love

The new track from the Immaculate Collection album saw Madonna get together with Lenny Kravitz to write and produce this overtly sexual song which was a no.2 hit in the UK. The video was banned on MTV and went on to be the first video single ever released.

Release Date Chart Position Weeks on chart
Japan November 1990 2  
US Hot 100 November 1990 1 16
UK November 1990 2  

Released in the UK -

  1. 7" W9000 Justify my love / Express yourself Shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix
  2. 12" W9000T Justify my love William Orbit remix / Justify my love / Express yourself Shep's 'spressin' himself remix
  3. 12" Picture disc & insert W9000TP Justify my love William Orbit remix / Justify my love / Express yourself Shep's 'spressin' himself remix
  4. Cassingle W9000C Justify my love / Express yourself Shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix
  5. CD single W9000CD Justify my love William Orbit remix / Justify my love / Express yourself Shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix
  6. Video single 7599-38225-3 Justify my love / Vogue from MTV's video music awards

Items from my personal collection.

The 7" was initially made in the UK then as the single climbed the charts extra batches were made in Germany and France, the German 'top up' was the same as the edition being sold in German record stores.

 

UK 7"

W9000

  1. Justify my love
  2. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)
  • Card sleeve / made in UK printed on label

 

UK 1 sided Promo 12"

SAM 738

  1. Justify My Love Remix 7:43
  • This is the Orbit remix
  • B side has no grooves
  • Issued in plain sleeve

 

UK 12"

W9000T

  1. Justify My Love Orbit remix
  2. Justify my love
  3. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)
  • Sleeve opens at the top

 

UK 12" Picture Disc with insert.

W9000TP

  1. Justify My Love Orbit remix
  2. Justify my love
  3. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)

 

UK Cassette

W9000C

 

  1. Justify my love
  2. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)
  • Tracks repeat both sides

 

UK CD

W9000CD

  1. Justify My Love Orbit remix
  2. Justify my love
  3. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)

 

UK VHS Video

7599-38225-3

  1. Justify my love
  2. Vogue - MTV performance

 

UK Top up 7"

W9000

  1. Justify my love
  2. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)
  • Made in France for sale in UK as top up
  • Made / Printed in France on sleeve and label

 

German 7"

5439-19485-7 / W9000

  1. Justify my love Album version
  2. Express Yourself Remix Album version
  • Gold lettering on sleeve
  • German edition also used as top up in UK

 

German 12"

7599-21825-0 / W9000T

  1. Justify my love William Orbit Remix
  2. Justify my love
  3. Express Yourself Shep's spressin' himself re-remix
  • Box style sleeve
  • Made in Germany on sleeve & label
  • German edition also used as top up in UK

 

German Remix 12"

7599-21851-0

  1. Hip Hop mix
  2. Q-sound mix
  3. The beast within mix
  • Blue tinted sleeve

 

German CD

7599-21825-2 / W9000CD

  1. Justify my love William Orbit Remix
  2. Justify my love
  3. Express Yourself Shep's spressin' himself re-remix
  • Made in Germany on sleeve & disc
  • German edition also used as top up in UK

 

 

German Remixes CD

7599-21851-2

  1. Hip hop mix
  2. Q-Sound mix
  3. The Beast Within mix
  • Blue tinted picture cover

 

French 7"

5439-19485-7

  1. Justify my love
  2. Express yourself
  • UK catalogue number also on sleeve along with 'imprime en France'

 

US 7"

7-19485

  1. Justify my love 4:58
  2. Express yourself 1990 4:02
  • Issued in a plain sleeve.

 

US 2 trk Cassette

9 19485-4

  1. Justify my love
  2. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)

 

US Maxi Cassette

9 21820-4

  1. Justify my love Q-sound mix
  2. Orbit 12" mix
  3. Hip hop mix
  4. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)
  5. Justify my love the beast within mix

 

US Promo CD

PRO-CD-4582

  • Album version

 

  • Issued with back inlay only

 

US CD

9 21820-2

(the cat.no. on the spine incorrectly ends in 0, barcode and disc are correct)

  1. Justify my love Q-sound mix
  2. Orbit 12" mix
  3. Hip hop mix
  4. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)
  5. Justify my love the beast within mix

 

US Promo 12"

PRO-A-4582

  1. Album version
  2. Album version
  • Issued in plain sleeve

 

US Promo 12"

PRO-A-4613

  1. Justify my love orbit edit
  2. Hip hop mix
  3. Orbit 12"
  4. The beast within mix
  • 2 stickers on sleeve

 

US 12"

9 21820-0

  1. Justify my love Orbit 12" mix
  2. Hip hop mix
  3. The beast within mix
  4. Express yourself (shep's 'spressin' himself re-remix)

 

US Backtrax CD

9 15988-2

  1. Justify my love
  2. Rescue me single mix

 

Australian 7"

543919485-7

  1. Justify my love
  2. Express yourself