Madonna

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The Guide to Getting Into Madonna, Holy Mother of Modern Pop

She's a true original with a decades-deep catalog, so ahead of the release of 'Madame X,' here's a streamlined guide to her restlessly creative and game-changing career.
Nick Levine
4 days ago
Music

Palestinian Women Artists Urge Madonna to Cancel Performance in Israel

Artists like Lorde and Lauryn Hill have chosen not to perform in Israel in support of Palestinian human rights.
Leila Ettachfini
5.13.19
Interviews

Music Videos Have Revolutionized Our Views on Sex and Gender

Ryann Donnelly’s first book ‘Justify My Love: Sex, Subversion and Music Video’ is about sex in music videos, as inspired by her life as a musician. We spoke to her about it.
Hannah Ewens
3.13.19
Noisey News

Cardi B's Super Bowl Pepsi Ad Is Kind of a Big Deal

A teaser of the ad surfaced online and it screams money moves. But, Pepsi is still sponsoring the halftime show. Does that distract from Cardi's choice not to support the NFL?
Kristin Corry
1.23.19
the worst things of all time

The 2018 VMAs Were a Boring Hellscape

MTV's flagship awards show has devolved into navelgazey nonsense that even Cardi B couldn't save. Isn't this supposed to be fun?
Colin Joyce
8.21.18
Photography

These Surreal Lip Makeovers Are Designed to Make You Uncomfortable

Marius Sperlich's eye-grabbing portraits can take six hours to pose and perfect.
Beckett Mufson
5.22.18
Noisey News

Madonna Performed "Like a Prayer" at the Catholicism-Themed Met Gala

Well who the fuck else are you going to get to play an event titled 'Fashion and the Catholic Imagination'?
Lauren O'Neill
5.8.18
Interviews

BloodPop® Wants to Take Over the World With Positive Vibes

The 27-year-old songwriter and producer has had a whirlwind come-up, working with Justin Bieber, Madonna, and Lady Gaga. Now, he's just trying to shed his anger.
Ilana Kaplan
11.25.17
Celebrity

Judge Blocks Auction of Tupac's Controversial Break-Up Letter to Madonna

The auction also included Madonna's panties, hairbrush, and correspondences about her hatred for Sharon Stone and Whitney Houston.
Mitchell Sunderland
7.20.17
Noisey News

Madonna Once Called Whitney Houston "Horribly Mediocre" in a Leaked Letter

The note is just one of the personal items that she's trying to block a New York auction house from selling.
Lauren O'Neill
7.19.17
art history

Beyoncé's Birth Announcement Is Jam-Packed with Art References

Bey posted her official baby announcement early Friday morning, introducing one-month-old twins Sir and Rumi Carter to the world.
Kara Weisenstein
7.14.17
Music

How Music Helped a Transgender Pop Star Transition

Through seeing Madonna, Janet Jackson, and Prince on MTV, Kenny could better visualize becoming Mia.
Katie Bain
6.1.17
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