Personal Jesus (3:44)

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From Violator and 164 other releases

“Personal Jesus” is Depeche Mode’s twenty-third UK single, released on August 29, 1989, and the first single from the then upcoming album Violator. It was written by Martin L. Gore. Since then, the title song has been covered by numerous artists. Inspired by the book Elvis and Me by Priscilla Presley, it was the first hit from the album, reaching #13 on the UK Singles Chart. It was also included in Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas on the fictional radio station Radio X.

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  • kbomb001

    reach out and touch dave [3]

    20 Jul 4:13am Reply
  • Disvisonpunk86

    Sexy and very seductive track I love this song very much <3

    11 Jul 8:22pm Reply
  • j7ndominica

    Reach out and touch Face. My name is Sage, and your're beautiful.

    7 Jul 7:03pm Reply
  • Honeybuns1

    Oh, Yeah baby...

    25 Jun 2:35am Reply
  • Angel_Blue-

    3:20 - orgasm. [2]

    26 May 1:22am Reply
  • wert100500

    У нашего препода по сопромату стояла на звонке. Теперь у меня эта песня ассоциируется с этим предметом. Я - больной человек :D но сопромат знаю неплохо :D и песня классная!

    27 Apr 7:51pm Reply
  • SophiaRaiCho

    3:20 - orgasm.

    21 Apr 6:11pm Reply
  • DrewciferCDXX

    One of my favorite karaoke songs.

    19 Apr 12:41am Reply
  • darkhelor

    Ахуительно))

    30 Dec 2014 Reply
  • baczie

    ❤❤❤❤❤

    28 Dec 2014 Reply
  • peach1987

    reach out and touch dave. [2]

    27 Nov 2014 Reply
  • anti-tristu

    v fucking hardcore zomfg

    25 Nov 2014 Reply
  • lord_of_beer

    I'm a Christian, and I should prob be offended at this song, but I liked it before I was a Christian, and I still like it. People try to create their own Gods, their own Savior, their own Jesus. There's so much more, like Cruelty to children, things going on across the word, etc, to be offended by a song. Never my fav DM song, but a great song none the less.

    19 Nov 2014 Reply
  • Nakkinak

    I LOOVE YOUU JESSUS CHRIIIIST

    6 Nov 2014 Reply
  • he_pennypenny

    reach out and touch dave.

    17 Sep 2014 Reply
  • Solar_Smile

    27 Aug 2014 Reply
  • MaxScheffel

    the last third or so of this song is like a remix of the first two-thirds.

    14 Aug 2014 Reply
  • MrShayton

    Radio X :')

    20 Jul 2014 Reply
  • Sanity_Theorist

    I will never understand the love for this track...

    20 Jul 2014 Reply
  • JustAKayee

    I will forever think of Russell Brand when hearing this now. Thank you, 'Messiah Complex'.

    12 Jul 2014 Reply
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