Song Details More songs by Madonna
Live To Tell

A man can tell a thousand lies
Ive learned my lesson well
Hope I live to tell
The secret I have learned, till then
It will burn inside of me

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1986 for 1 week
  • peaked at No. 2 on the UK Singles chart in 1986
  • from the album True Blue (1986)
  • the third No. 1 single on the Hot 100 for Madonna in her career
  • featured in the 1986 film At Close Range with Sean Penn and Christopher Walken
  • on the record:
         Madonna- vocals
         Bruce Gaitsch- guitars
         Patrick Leonard- drum programming, keyboards
         Johnathan Moffett- drums
  • written by Madonna, Patrick Leonard
  • produced by Madonna, Patrick Leonard
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