|Madonna at the Lower East Side of Manhattan, 1982|
The song that jump started her career. It was 1982 and DJ/Producer Mark Kamins who sadly passed away recently of a heart attack, produced it and brought it to Sire Records president to sign her a two song deal this yet unknown dancer. Madonna performed live during his residency at legendary seminal club Danceteria . It became huge at the clubs, it used live drums and keyboard and her vocals were not as polished and yet the sense of urgency in her voice put a spell on the dance floor. "Everybody" t had an amazing R&B infused beat, it was raw and you couldn't escape it! Here is the Dub version. Enjoy
It was decided not to put her on the cover wanting to create a mystery and sell copies to the black/r&b market.