“Cherish” is a song by the American pop icon Madonna. It was released on August 1, 1989 with “Supernatural” on the B-side as the third single from her fourth studio album “Like a Prayer.” The song is known for its catchy and upbeat sound and its joyful and romantic theme.
“Cherish” is characterized by its pop and doo-wop-inspired sound, featuring Madonna’s playful vocals. The song’s melody is infectious, and it blends elements of pop, dance, and retro pop music. The lyrics of the song convey a sense of admiration and love, with the narrator expressing her affection and cherishing her romantic partner.
The music video for “Cherish” was directed by fashion photographer Herbert Ritts Jr. It is known for its whimsical visuals, with Madonna playing a mermaid and engaging in playful scenes with a male counterpart. It was filmed at Paradise Cove Beach in Malibu, California.
“Cherish” was a commercial success, reaching high positions on music charts in various countries, including #1 in Canada, and #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States. The song’s joyful and upbeat quality has made it a favorite among Madonna’s fans and a classic of her catalog.