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Madonna: American singer-songwriter and actress
Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Referred to as the "Queen of Pop", she is regarded as one of the most influential figures in popular culture. Madonna is noted for her continual reinvention and versatility in music production, songwriting, and visual presentation. She has pushed the boundaries of artistic expression in mainstream music while remaining completely in charge of every aspect of her career. Her works, which incorporate social, political, sexual, and religious themes, have generated critical acclaim and controversy. Madonna is often cited as an influence by other artists.


Madonna abandoned David Guetta collaboration over star sign [Video]

Madonna abandoned David Guetta collaboration over star sign

Madonna turned down the chance to work with French DJ David Guetta - because of his star sign.

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On This Day: 11 November 2004

In 2004, Madonna and Robbie Williams were among the stars to be inducted at the first UK Music Hall of Fame ceremony. (Nov. 11) - Published

ShowBiz Minute: Emmys, ACM Awards, Madonna

Kerry Washington, Will Ferrell, win at 2020 Creative Arts Emmys; ACM Awards, which billed itself country's night to party, sobers up amid pandemic; Madonna to direct, co-write biopic about herself... - Published

Madonna to direct and co-write her own biopic

madonna to direct and co-write her own biopic
Madonna has today revealed that she’ll be directing and co-writing the forthcoming feature film based on her life. Universal Pictures will be developing the forthcoming biopic, with Diablo Cody –..
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Madonna announces she'll direct, co-write her own biopic: 'The untold true story of Madonna'

Madonna is returning to film to tackle a topic in which she's the authority: herself. She'll direct and co-write a film about her "untold true story." - Published

Madonna to direct film of her own life story

The pop star is also co-writing the script with Oscar-winner Diablo Cody.
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30 famous celebrities you may not know are from Michigan

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Some of your favorite television and movie stars are from Michigan and chances are, you never realized it. We’re sure you know the most famous ones like Madonna, Kristen Bell, Eminem, Kid Rock and..
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Today in History for August 16th

Highlights of this day in history: Elvis Presley, the King of Rock n' Roll, dies at Graceland; Baseball's Babe Ruth dies in New York; Uganda's Idi Amin dies in Saudi Arabia; 'Sports Illustrated' hits.. - Published

Happy birthday, Madonna! Here are 62 magical memories

In honor of Madonna turning 62, here's a trip down memory lane of the "Like a Prayer" songstress' rise to the top. - Published

Madonna's Instagram account flagged for spreading misinformation

madonna's instagram account flagged for spreading misinformation
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Madonna shares video of son dancing to honour George Floyd, draws flak

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KATHMANDU: American singer Madonna uploaded a video of her son David Banda dancing to honour and pay tribute to George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody earlier this week, but has been..
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Hackers Say They Have Trump's 'Dirty Laundry' and Want $42 Million to Keep It Secret

hackers say they have trump's 'dirty laundry' and want $42 million to keep it secret
This article originally appeared on VICE US. President Donald Trump may have another adversary to beat to win November’s election besides Joe Biden: a group of hackers. The anonymous hackers this..
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Lady Gaga, Madonna, Nicki Minaj and more have had their data stolen by hackers

lady gaga, madonna, nicki minaj and more have had their data stolen by hackers
A swathe of A-listers including Lady Gaga, Madonna, Nicki Minaj, Bruce Springsteen have had their data stolen by a hacker group. HBO’s Last Week Tonight With John Oliver and Facebook were also..
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Madonna claims she had coronavirus at the end of last year’s Madame X tour

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Madonna thinks she contracted coronavirus on the last leg of her Madame X Tour. The singer and members of her crew felt...
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Madonna plans to 'breathe in the COVID-19 air' after testing positive for antibodies

Madonna revealed that she has tested positive for coronavirus antibodies and plans to go on a drive to "breathe in the COVID-19 air." - Published

Mark Blum: Madonna pays tribute to co-star after coronavirus death

Madonna pays tribute to "loving and professional" Mark Blum following his coronavirus-related death.
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Madonna calls coronavirus 'the great equaliser'

madonna calls coronavirus 'the great equaliser'
Madonna has branded coronavirus as a "great equaliser". Madonna Source: Bang Showbiz The Like A Virgin hitmaker gave her opinion on Covid-19 in a social media post,...
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ShowBiz Minute: Madonna, Pearl Jam, 'Jeopardy!'

Madonna cancels Paris shows after France limits crowds; Pearl Jam postpones first leg of tour over virus concerns; "Jeopardy!" and "Wheel of Fortune" to tape without audiences. (March 10) - Published

Pearl Jam, Miley Cyrus and Madonna scrap gigs over coronavirus fears

The pop stars call off shows in Australia and France, while Pearl Jam scrap a North American tour.
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Madonna, Pearl Jam cancel shows amid coronavirus fears; 'Wheel of Fortune' nixes live audience

Madonna cancels the last two stops of her Madame X tour after France bans events of more than 1,000 people, while Pearl Jam postponed its 2020 tour. - Published

Madonna cancels Paris shows over coronavirus restrictions - promoter

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Madonna leaves fans fuming after arriving to Paris concert 3.5 hours late

madonna leaves fans fuming after arriving to paris concert 3.5 hours late
For Madonna, "a queen is never late". At the risk of eventually annoying her fans: the 2,800 spectators of the first of the singer's twelve concerts in Paris, had to wait until midnight on Saturday..
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Madonna criticised London Palladium management for cutting off her set

madonna criticised london palladium management for cutting off her set
Madonna has criticised management at The London Palladium for cutting off her set after she went over curfew. The 61-year-old pop superstar is currently playing a run of shows at the iconic venue in..
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Madonna makes offer to Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan: Want to sublet my New York apartment?

If Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan are ever looking for a sweet sublet in New York City, Madonna's got them covered. - Published

Madonna offers to sublet her New York apartment to Prince Harry

madonna offers to sublet her new york apartment to prince harry
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Madonna sued by fans over late New York shows

madonna sued by fans over late new york shows
Madonna has been hit with a class action lawsuit for allegedly turning up late to two concerts. Andrew Panos and Antonio Velotta filed a lawsuit against Madonna and concert...
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Madonna cancels two more shows due to injury

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The best Super Bowl halftime show costumes, from Beyonce to Madonna

The Super Bowl is almost here! To celebrate, we rounded up some of the best halftime show looks through the years, from Beyonce to Lady Gaga and more. - Published

Madonna Madame X tour: Star cancels first London show

The star says she has been "plagued" by injuries since the start of her tour and has been told to rest.
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Jean-Paul Gaultier bids farewell to the catwalk

Famous for Madonna's cone bras, blue and white stripy T-shirts, saintly models and corsets, "L’Enfant terrible" of French fashion Jean-Paul Gaultier is retiring from the catwalk. His final haute..
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Madonna apologizes to fans after canceling another stop on her Madame X tour

Madonna apologized to fans after canceling another scheduled tour stop on her Madame X tour, this time in Lisbon, Portugal. - Published

Madonna cancels Lisbon show: 'I must listen to my body'

"I must listen to my body and rest," the star tells fans in Lisbon, Portugal.
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Madonna's Getting Serious with 25-Year-Old Boyfriend, His Dad Says

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Madonna explains why she canceled final Madame X show: 'I have to listen to my body'

The 61-year-old artist announced on social media that she was forced to cancel her last show in Miami to give her body time to rest from injuries. - Published

Madonna cancels shows amid 'overwhelming pain'

The star scraps three concerts in Boston on doctor's orders.
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Madonna cancels tour dates on medical advice

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Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X dominate Grammy nods, Taylor Swift sidelined

Pop newcomers Lizzo, Billie Eilish and country rapper Lil Nas X dominated Grammy nominations on Wednesday in a list for the highest awards in the music industry that favored diversity and women over..
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MTV launches 2020 '+1thevote' campaign to mobilize Millennials and Gen Z

In 1990, a bikini-clad Madonna wrapped in a U.S. flag urged MTV viewers to vote in Senate elections as the youth television network partnered with a “Rock the Vote” campaign that mixed pop culture..
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Madonna sued by fan for starting her show too late, reports say

Madonna is reportedly being hit with a class action lawsuit for pushing the start time of her upcoming Miami show back several hours. - Published

Elton John brands Madonna "ungracious and nasty" over Lady Gaga feud

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Madonna apologizes to fans after injury sidelines her before NY show

Madonna posted on social media Monday that she would have to postpone a show that night due to a knee injury. "I am not a quitter," she told fans. - Published

Dennis Rodman corrects 'For Better or Worse' doc over Madonna locker-room visit, Snipes' hair

We're sure Dennis Rodman will love his ESPN 30 for 30 film "Rodman: For Better or Worse," once he watches it. But first, some corrections. - Published

Andy Cohen mourns after 'Project Runway' alum Chris March dies at 56

Fashion designer Chris March, a "Project Runway" alum who went on to dress the likes of Beyoncé, Meryl Streep and Madonna, has died. He was 56. - Published

Madonna postpones start of 'Madame X' tour

madonna postpones start of 'madame x' tour
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Madonna supports Miley Cyrus amidst latter's divorce storm

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Madonna has lent support to pop star Miley Cyrus, who has been accused of cheating on her former husband Liam Hemsworth. After Miley on Thursday took to Twitter to deny all rumours about cheating on..
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Celebrities call for action against raging Amazon fires

Leonardo DiCaprio, Diddy and Madonna are among the celebrities calling for action
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Madonna serenaded by her children on 61st birthday

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Madonna's children gave their mum a special birthday present by singing to her during a weekend of wild celebrations. The Material Girl hitmaker turned 61 on Friday and marked the occasion by dressing..
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Madonna’s breakup letter from Tupac finally going up for auction

madonna’s breakup letter from tupac finally going up for auction
The letter sent by Tupac to Madonna to break off the pair's relationship is finally going up for auction. Madonna and Tupac dated in secret during the 1990s, but it is only in recent years that the..
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Parkland survivor Emma González slams Madonna's 'God Control' video as 'triggering'

Parkland survivor Emma González called Madonna's "God Control" video "horrible" and "triggering." - Published

Madonna defends 'disturbing' gun massacre video

The pop superstar's graphic new music video depicts a nightclub massacre.
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