Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Madonna’s “Justify My Love” (1990)
ARTIST: Madonna TITLE: “Justify My Love” ALBUM: The Immaculate Collection (1990) BUY: Amazon | iTunes WATCH/LISTEN: Madonna_JustifyMyLove_crop.jpg “Justify My Love” appears on Madonna’s 1990 compilation ‘The Immaculate Collection’ Madonna Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Madonna’s “Justify My Love” (1990)
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Madonna’s ‘Erotica’
, 1992. When Madonna unveiled her provocatively titled fifth studio album Erotica in the fall of 1992 compilation which remains her best-selling record of all time. Madonna also proved busy on the silver screen during this time, delivering one of the finest music documentaries ever made in 1991’s Madonna Happy 25th Anniversary to Madonna’s fifth studio album Erotica, originally released October 20 TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Madonna’s ‘Erotica’ Own released in July 1992. And lest we forget that in April 1992, Madonna co-founded Maverick Records Madonna
Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Madonna’s “Live To Tell” (1986)
ARTIST: Madonna TITLE: “Live To Tell” ALBUM: True Blue (1986) | Tribute WATCH/LISTEN: Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Madonna’s “Live To Tell” (1986) “Live To Tell” appears on Madonna’s 1986 album ‘True Blue’ Madonna
Madonna’s ‘American Life’ Turns 15 | An Anniversary Retrospective
even more accomplished film (1996’s Evita), Madonna had taken back the creative power misplaced with , Madonna was now preparing to unleash American Life and its titular track as the set's “official” debut ‘American Life’ has aged beautifully, the abundance of its vision to make Madonna's private challenges and triumphs remain intimate and eloquent. , 2003. For close to a decade dating back to 1994’s Bedtime Stories, Madonna gracefully held the Madonna’s ‘American Life’ Turns 15 | An Anniversary Retrospective Madonna Happy 15th Anniversary to Madonna’s ninth studio album American Life, originally released April 21 . The anticipation for what Madonna would do next was palpable and “Die Another Day” was more than an
ALBUMISM SELECTS: Madonna’s 10 Greatest Albums, Ranked & Revisited
Next summer marks two noteworthy events in the divine Madonna Louise Ciccone’s personal and We’ve compiled our team members’ votes for the 10 greatest studio albums in Madonna’s prolific catalog and the consensus rankings are presented here. Madonna certainly incorporated club-driven inspirations, Erotica is the first of Madonna’s long players 60!” Here at Albumism, we celebrate Madonna’s musical and cultural legacy every day, and the to say, Madonna knew what she was capable of. Madonna’s debut LP landed at No. 8 and was certified of her 60th birthday, while collectively—and incredulously—swearing that “there’s no way Madonna is ALBUMISM SELECTS: Madonna’s 10 Greatest Albums, Ranked & Revisited Madonna
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’
Happy 20th Anniversary to Madonna’s seventh studio album Ray of Light, originally released in the On her seventh studio album, Madonna’s voice assumes many forms, making each of the LP’s thirteen songs a unique experience for the listener. UK March 2, 1998 and worldwide March 3, 1998. More than any record before or after it, Madonna's Ray 1996's Evita, Madonna was concentrating on craft versus shock. Slowly, the stain of (mostly) self further nurtured the seed of a metaphysical muse inside Madonna. She had already begun practicing Madonna life made new. The path to Madonna's seventh album had been patiently paved over a four-year period on TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’
Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Madonna’s “Holiday” (1983)
“Holiday” appears on Madonna’s eponymous 1983 debut album ‘Madonna Photo: George Holy ARTIST: Madonna TITLE: “Holiday” ALBUM: Madonna (1983) WATCH/LISTEN: Madonna Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Madonna’s “Holiday” (1983)
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 30 Years of Madonna’s ‘True Blue’
Happy 30th Anniversary to Madonna’s third studio album True Blue, originally released June 30, 1986 listener to contemplate not just Madonna’s overt sexuality on full and glorious display, but also his . So yeah, without a doubt, Madonna was my first bona fide pop star crush, and Like a Virgin—coupled largely lost on me. What I did appreciate was that Madonna commanded a stage and screen unlike any Madonna’s terrific third album solidified her blonde ambition, cemented her global superstardom, and silenced many of her remaining detractors. TRIBUTE: Celebrating 30 Years of Madonna’s ‘True Blue’ . When Madonna’s breakthrough sophomore album Like a Virgin was released in November 1984, I was Madonna
Happy 60th Birthday to Madonna, Born August 16, 1958
, as discussing her lifestyle became more common. However, one of Madonna's greatest achievements is Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Madonna’s musical legacy and share your personal New York, the pair formed the Breakfast Club, a pop/dance group. Madonna originally played drums for their personas. Madonna is such a star. She rocketed to stardom so quickly in 1984 that it obscured Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Madonna’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of her with us. Madonna sexuality. Arguably, Madonna was the first female pop star to have complete control of her music and Happy 60th Birthday to Madonna, Born August 16, 1958
PLAYLIST | Portrait of the Artist Volume 28: Madonna
surprising, side effect that can be placed (partially) on Madonna’s own shoulders. She herself has tributes, and stay tuned for many more to come. Madonna turns 60 today and, as usual, the world column inches to extolling Madonna’s penchant for shock, for controversy, for media savviness. There will be affirmations of Madonna’s abilities as an entertainer and visual maverick. And, of course PLAYLIST | Portrait of the Artist Volume 28: Madonna be the rightful praises for Madonna’s unique songwriting and vocal approach. An unfortunate, if not Madonna
WELCOME BACK WAX: Madonna’s Early ‘90s Gems ‘Erotica’ & ‘Bedtime Stories’ Return on Vinyl This Week
Earlier this summer, Rhino/Warner Bros. reissued Madonna’s first four studio albums—Madonna (1983 (“Bad Girl,” “Rain,” “Take a Bow”), the combination of which showcased Madonna’s musical maturation table book Sex, which Madonna released in conjunction with Erotica? If you’re a lifelong Madonna fan add the vinyl versions to your collection now? PRE-ORDER Madonna’s Erotica and Bedtime Stories vinyl reissues via Amazon here and here WATCH: Madonna WELCOME BACK WAX: Madonna’s Early ‘90s Gems ‘Erotica’ & ‘Bedtime Stories’ Return on Vinyl This Week Stories’ (1994) showcased Madonna’s musical maturation at the time.
READERS’ POLL RESULTS: Your Favorite Madonna Album of All Time Revealed
READERS’ POLL RESULTS: Your Favorite Madonna Album of All Time Revealed Inspired by the Film Dick Tracy (1990) (16) EXPLORE Madonna’s discography via Amazon | iTunes READ MORE About Madonna here VIEW Previous Readers’ Polls here Many thanks to everyone who recently voted for their favorite Madonna album as part of Albumism’s votes) American Life (2003) (122) Bedtime Stories (1994) (115) MDNA (2012) (105) Madonna (1983) (89 Madonna Madonna has crafted many classic albums, but which one is YOUR favorite?
INTERVIEW: Dreamin’ On with N’Dea Davenport of the Brand New Heavies
Christopher A. Daniel spoke with the soulful siren about her storied career, collaborations with Guru, connections to Madonna, and much more. .” What’s also not common knowledge in musical spheres is the extent of Davenport’s ties to megastar Madonna ” and sang on the majority of the sequence on the I’m Breathless LP. “Madonna was one of the most disciplined at the time that I’ve ever met,” Davenport acknowledges. Madonna actually wanted Davenport to Madonna Madonna’s proposition, still greatly admires the Material Girl. Davenport believes she made the best
WATCH: Highlights From the Most Memorable Super Bowl Halftime Shows of Recent Past
Revisit clips of memorable Super Bowl halftime performances by Prince, Madonna, Michael Jackson U2, Bruce Springsteen, and Beyoncé, among others.
WATCH: Kacy Hill Shares Magnetic New Single "Lion" from Forthcoming Debut Album
Produced by Stuart Price (Madonna, Kylie Minogue, The Killers), the melodic new track is “one of . Produced by British producer extraordinaire Stuart Price (Madonna, Kylie Minogue, The Killers), the
Happy Birthday to RuPaul, Born November 16, 1960
dancefloors and runways on fire, much like Madonna's "Vogue" three years prior. He rode the wave of sudden
Happy Birthday to Paula Abdul, Born June 19, 1962
wake of Madonna's success, many dance-pop divas filled the charts, but out of them all, Paula Abdul
100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: Cyndi Lauper’s ‘She’s So Unusual’ (1983)
than Madonna. Her voice is incredible and passionate, her songs alternate between funky and heart-in
VIDEO PLAYLIST: 25 Terrific Tracks Inspired by Prince
coverage of Prince here WATCH: Sheila E. | “The Glamorous Life” Chaka Khan | “I Feel for You” Madonna
Happy Birthday to Meshell Ndegeocello, Born August 29, 1968
Madonna's Warner-affiliated Maverick label. NdegéOcello's debut album, 1993's Plantation Lullabies, was
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