Madonna

People pose in a cutout taxi cab ahead of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, Monday, May 13, 2019.
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May 14, 2019 - 8:03 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — Pop star Madonna has rejected calls for her to boycott this year's Eurovision song contest in Israel, saying she will "never stop playing music to suit someone's political agenda." Madonna issued a statement on Tuesday, ahead of her expected arrival in Tel Aviv for a performance at...
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Drake poses in the press room with his awards at the Billboard Music Awards on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
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May 02, 2019 - 8:01 am
By Mesfin Fekadu, AP Music Writer Mother's Day is in a couple weeks, but Drake gave his mom an early gift with a heartfelt speech at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards , where the rap star also broke Taylor Swift's record for most wins. Drake turned up the love for his mom when he picked up top artist...
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Madonna has announced her newest project, a record she has titled "Madame X."
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April 15, 2019 - 1:11 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Madonna is such a tease! The legendary pop star has announced her newest project, a record she has titled "Madame X." She shared a video about it, and a snippet of her new music, on her official Instagram account Sunday. Welcome to the World of Madame...
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Madonna presents a tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.
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August 21, 2018 - 2:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna says she wasn't asked and didn't intend to do a tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards. The pop star was scorched online for telling a lengthy story about Franklin on Sunday's show that had more to do with herself than the Queen of Soul, who died last week...
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Madonna presents a tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.
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August 21, 2018 - 8:17 am
By Leannie Italie, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The backlash was swift for Madonna's rambling, egocentric tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards, with media and Queen-of-Soul fans wondering why she got the gig in the first place. Dressed in flowing black with grandiose...
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Camila Cabello, left, accepts the award for video of the year as presenter Madonna looks on at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.
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August 21, 2018 - 7:00 am
By Mesfin Fekadu, AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) — With most of music industry's top acts absent — from Beyonce to Bruno Mars — the MTV Video Music Awards lacked star power and felt flat, and some of the winners turned heads — for the wrong reasons. Exhibit A: Camila Cabello beat out Drake, Mars,...
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 In this Nov 7, 2016 file photo, U.S. Singer Madonna, right, and her son David Banda perform in support of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton at Washington Square Park.
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August 16, 2018 - 9:39 pm
BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — The Queen of Pop is also a soccer mom, and she's getting ever more involved in the beautiful game. Madonna has plans to open a soccer academy in Malawi, a move inspired by her adopted son David Banda, who has ambitions to be a professional player and is at Portuguese club...
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In this July 16, 2018 file photo, U.S. singer Madonna speaks to the press at a news conference in Blantyre, Malawi.
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July 30, 2018 - 8:29 am
By Mesfin Fekadu, AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna is celebrating her upcoming 60th birthday with a fundraiser for orphans and children in Malawi. The singer tells The Associated Press she's teaming with Facebook for the fundraiser, which runs from Monday through August 31. Fans can donate...
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Chadwick Boseman attends The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala
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May 08, 2018 - 8:55 am
By Nicole Evatt and John Carucci, AP Entertainment Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Divine designs floated up the red carpet at Monday's religion-themed Met Gala in shimmering golds, reds and fuchsia, in crowns and in crosses, and even a pair of giant wings. One lesson of the night: If anyone can make a...
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