Personal Jesus
Depeche Mode
Someone to hear your prayers
Someone who cares
Your own personal Jesus
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 28 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1990
  • single released Aug 29, 1989
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • from the album Violator (1990)
  • ranks #377 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • written by Martin Gore
  • the book Elvis and Me, authored by Priscilla Presley, inspired the song
  • produced by Depeche Mode, Flood (Mark Ellis)
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