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Madonna shares new ‘Madame X’ artwork

Madonna has unveiled new artwork 'Madame X', only two days before the anticipated album's arrival. Although it does not feature on the record's cover, the pop icon shared the explicit print on Instagram, which features a woman's bare breasts alongside a rose which appears to be piercing her nipples. Madonna captioned the post: "Portrait of a lady......Madame X. Album drops June...

Watch Madonna’s stunning ‘Dark Ballet’ video starring Mykki Blanco as Joan Of Arc

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Madonna has released new single 'Dark Ballet' - complete with an epic six-minute video starring Mykki Blanco as Joan Of Arc. 'Dark Ballet' is the fifth single to preview Madonna's new album 'Madame X', which is released next Friday (June 14). The final single to be released before the album, 'Dark Ballet' incorporates elements of composer Tchaikovsky's 1892 classical work 'The...

Madonna – ‘Madame X’ review

Madonna’s latest persona ‘Madame X’ borrows her name from the historical figure Virginie Amélie Avegno Gautreau: a socialite and occasional muse who scandalised genteel French society when she bared naked flesh - her entire shoulder, would you believe it - in a portrait. And while Madge’s own eye-patch wearing interpretation prefers taking a more enterprising approach to the current...

Madonna adds three more intimate London dates to 2020 ‘Madame X’ shows

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Due to phenomenal demand, Madonna has added three more more London dates to her her intimate UK shows next year, as part of the world tour in support of her long-awaited 14th album 'Madame X'. The Queen of Pop will now play the London Palladium across 15 dates in 2020, as part of an intimate run of European shows which also...

Watch the video for Madonna and Swae Lee’s ‘Crave’

Madonna has debuted the music video for 'Crave' – which sees her joining forces with Rae Sremmurd's Swae Lee. Directed by Nuno Xico, the video begins with panoramic shots of New York skylines, before constantly flitting between clips of the pair's performance that are captured in both black and white and colour. You can check it out in full below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=0&v=KpBEtsrwng4 The...

Madonna defends politically-charged Eurovision 2019 performance

Madonna has spoken out in defence of her controversial and politically-charged performance at Eurovision 2019 in Tel Aviv. The singer delivered a theatrical performance of her classic single 'Like A Prayer' and new track 'Future', featuring Quavo from Migos. The stage show featured dancers wearing gas masks, as well as two of her dancers embracing while wearing Palestinian and Israeli...

Watch Madonna perform ‘Like a Prayer’ and ‘Future’ at Eurovision

Madonna performed two songs at last night's Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, during a politically tinged performance which saw two dancers with Palestinian and Israeli flags on their backs embrace. Read More: 10 underrated Madonna songs we hope to see in the ‘Madame X Tour’ setlist Celebrating the 30th anniversary of her 1989 album, Like A Prayer, Madonna began...

Listen to Madonna’s new Quavo-featuring song ‘Future’ as she details Eurovision plans

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Madonna has released her new single 'Future', which features Migos rapper Quavo - and she's also detailed plans for her Eurovision performance tomorrow. 'Future' is the latest song to be taken from the singer's upcoming fourteenth album 'Madame X', which is set for release on June 14. The record will also see Madonna collaborating with the likes of Swae Lee,...

Madonna speaks out about Eurovision controversy: “My heart breaks every time I hear about the innocent lives that are lost in this region”

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Madonna has spoken about performing at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest following calls from protesters for her to pull out. Read more: Madonna's new track 'I Rise' is politics and positivity combined The annual competition is due to be held in Tel Aviv on this Saturday (May 18) after Israel’s Netta Barzilai won the 2018 contest with the song ‘Toy’. Madonna...

Madonna channels the essence of Lisbon’s Fado music in ‘Crave’

Blending mumble-rap with a mournful core, ‘Crave’ throws yet another Madonna-sized curveball in the run-up to the superstar’s 14th album ‘Madame X’. Madonna permanently relocated to Lisbon last year, where she posted this faux-tragic picture of herself sipping champagne alone; “Would anyone like to sip Cham-Pain with me?” she asked wryly with a crying emoji – it was all very...