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The Taste of a Scandalized Generation

It’s Friday. Spring is here. Let’s party with some vintage Madonna!

The year is 1989, and a titillated nation awaits the new Madonna album. Pepsi Cola, still riding high from the success of the their previous spokespeople, Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson,  thoughtfully gives my homegirl $5 million to let them use the title song in a super special commercial.  244 more words

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Today in Madonna History: April 23, 2015

On April 23 2015, Tori Amos came to Madonna’s defense when questioned about the ageist undertones on social media – and by the media at large – in reaction to her “wardrobe malfunction” at the 2015 Brit Awards: 208 more words


Song of the Day, April 18: Like A Prayer by Madonna

Today’s song is one of a pop diva’s finest moments. By 1989, Madonna was omnipresent. Her first three albums were progressively bigger hits and she had begun to appear in films. 129 more words

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Today in Madonna History: April 2, 2005

On April 2 2005, Madonna was featured in Q magazine as one of the Five Essential Acts in Music, along with The Beatles, Bob Dylan, U2 and The Velvet Underground. 138 more words


Today in Madonna History: March 19, 1989

On March 19 1989, Madonna’s Like A Prayer stormed on to Australia’s ARIA Singles Chart, entering at #3. It would hit ARIA’s top spot the following week, nudging out The Fine Young Cannibal’s… 58 more words


Like a Prayer - Madonna (1989)

Currently it would seem like all the major pop divas are playing a game of one up on each other. Beyonce, Rihanna, Lady GaGa and a host of others are all singing, dancing and scandalizing their way into to public’s attention. 803 more words


Nightman Listens To - Madonna - Like A Prayer

Welcome back, Glancers, to my review of Madonna’s final 80s album. I’ve been looking forwards to this one as a few of the songs I know from it are probably my favourites from Madonna, and I’ve heard that this is both her best and most experimental album. 1,295 more words