To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Vogue reaching #1 on the Hot 100 singles chart, Billboard‘s Keith Caulfield reached out to dance legend Shep Pettibone, the song’s co-producer and co-writer, for his first interview in 20 years.
Billboard talked to Pettibone, of course, about the genesis and making of Vogue, but also his later work with the Madonna on The Immaculate Collection and Erotica, the sampling lawsuit against him and Madonna over Vogue, and why he stepped away from the music business nearly 20 years ago. Read More
Due to logistical challenges the November 17 Rebel Heart Tour concert at the Jyske Bank Boxen in Henring, Denmark has been moved to the day before. Madonna will now perform in Henring on Monday, 16 November 2015. Previously purchased tickets will be valid for the new date. Read More
Madonna has rescheduled the first five nights of her Rebel Heart Tour, delaying the international trek’s launch more than a week.
Her planned concerts in Miami on Aug. 29 and 30, Atlanta on Sept. 2 and San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Sept. 5 and 6 have now been moved to January 2016. Read More
Madonna has released two brand new Ghosttown remixes exclusively on Tidal. What makes these two new versions unique is that – for a change – they are not dance-oriented mixes with faster bpm (and slowed down vocals); instead, they are complete reworks of the original track in a mid-tempo beat and arrangements that somehow completely twist the album version feel. Read More
Madonna’s Hard Candy Fitness, a boutique gym with locations in eight cities across the globe, is expanding. On Monday, Madonna, her manager Guy Oseary and New Evolution Ventures, announced a partnership with merchandising and licensing company Epic Rights to expand the Hard Candy Fitness brand into retail products. Read More
The Ghosttown Remixes have been commercially released on the digital platforms in The United States and in France today.
The EP includes 10 versions remixed by Offer Nissim, Roger Sanchez, Armand Van Helden, Razor N Guido, Mindskap, Don Diablo, Dirty Pop, THRILL, DJ Mike Cruz and DJ Yiannis. Read More