"Stripped" is Depeche Mode's fifteenth UK single, released on 10 February 1986.
It was the first single from the album Black Celebration, and the band's thirteenth overall and sixth consecutive single to hit the UK Top 20, peaking at number 15. "Stripped" is well known for its innovative use of sampling. The underlying beat is a distorted and slowed-down sound of a motorcycle engine running, while the main melody begins…
Come with me
Into the trees
We'll lay on the grass
And let the hours pass