On the new Billboard Pop Shop Podcast, Katie Atkinson and Keith Caulfield chat all about The Celebration Tour. Read More
Fans bought up 600,000 tickets in a matter of hours for Madonna‘s retrospective tour in North America and Europe, Billboard.com reports. The Queen of Pop’s return to touring was a thunderous success this morning, with 23 concerts added to the 37 dates already announced for The Celebration Tour thanks to massive fan demand. Read More
On the verge of this Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards — the one time a year where we’re still guaranteed to celebrate one of media’s most influential-but-under-recognized artforms – Billboard wanted to take a look back at the artists who have given the most to the music video, whether through heavy rotation on MTV, millions of views on YouTube, or other mediums that predate both. Read More
When the Billboard staff compiled their list of the 50 best albums of the year, Madame X made it at No. 46. But when they asked the fans, the latest Madonna album was the top fan favourite with 47% of the votes, followed by Celine Dion’s Courage (25%) and Ariana Grande’s thank u, next (7%).
Billboard made a similar request after their staff picked up the 100 best songs of 2019, asking their readers to vote their own song of the year. Once again, the votes overwhelmingly went to two pop divas. Read More
Billboard.com talks to Mykki Blanco about his collaboration with Madonna on the Dark Ballet video, how they first met, and how the project took shape and ultimately came to life. Read More
In honor of this year’s Women in Music event, Billboard has compiled four special Greatest of All-Time charts.
Madonna reigns as the all-time top-performing female artist since the Hot 100 launched in the issue dated Aug. 4, 1958. She boasts a record (among all acts) 38 top 10s, including 12 No. 1s. Read More
Billboard’s Chris Malone complied a list of 25 empowerment anthems, “songs to help inspire people who want to live their lives as loudly and authentically as they choose, because regardless of who you are or where you come from, everyone is entitled to musical empowerment.”
Check out what they wrote about Madonna’s Express Yourself. Read More
The Queen offers a fascinating and magnetic interview as Billboard Magazine’s “Woman of the Year” – the December 10, 2016 issue
Madonna offers of-the-moment thoughts on the recent U.S. Election of Donald Trump as President; how she views herself as a 58-year old artist in the current music-movie-art scenes; and her worries, including family and health. Read More
Madonna is set to perform in honor of Prince at the Billboard Music Awards tonight, and she has a little extra in store. Read More
Mark Bracco, the executive producer of Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards talked about Madonna’s tribute to Prince in an interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday. Read More