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Take a bow

The beautiful Madonna and Babyface penned track that ends the Bedtime Stories album was a smash hit in the US, over here in the UK the single was poorly received and ended Madonna's run of top 10 singles, creating a total of 35 consecutive singles to hit the top 10.

Release Date Chart Position Weeks on chart
Japan Dec 1994 1  
US Hot 100 Dec 1994 1 30
UK Dec 1994 16  

Released in the UK -

  1. Jukebox black plastic label 7" W0278 No picture sleeve Take a bow edit / Instrumental
  2. 7" Picture disc with numbered insert W0278P Take a bow edit / Instrumental
  3. Cassingle W0278C Take a bow edit / Instrumental
  4. Cassingle W0278C Take a bow edit / Instrumental. Miss press with wrong track time
  5. CD single W0278CD Take a bow edit / Album version / Instrumental
  6. CD single with 3 photographic prints W0278CDX. Take a bow edit / Album version / Instrumental

Items from my personal collection.

 

UK Jukebox 7"

W0278

  1. Edit
  2. Instrumental

 

UK Picture disc 7"

Numbered with insert

W0278P

  1. Edit
  2. Instrumental

 

UK CD

W0278CD

  1. Edit
  2. Album version
  3. Instrumental

 

UK CD with 3 prints

W0278CDX

 

  1. Edit
  2. Album version
  3. Instrumental

 

UK Cassette

W0278C

  1. Edit
  2. Instrumental
  • 2 tapes - wrong trk length shows 4:31, correct tape shows 4:25 for the 'Edit'.

 

US 7"

7-18000

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

 

US 12"

9 41887-0

  1. InDaSoul mix
  2. InDaSoul instrumental
  3. Album version
  4. Album instrumental
  5. Silky soul mix

 

US 2trk Cassette

9 18000-4

  1. Album version
  2. InDaSoul mix

 

US Maxi CD

9 41887-2

  1. InDaSoul mix
  2. InDaSoul instrumental
  3. Album version
  4. Album instrumental
  5. Silky soul mix

 

German 2trk card CD

9362-41874-9

  1. Edit
  2. Album version

 

German 'the remixes' CD

9362-41887-2

  1. InDaSoul mix
  2. InDaSoul instrumental
  3. Album version
  4. Album instrumental
  5. Silky soul mix