Madonna attended the Keep A Child Alive’s 11th Annual Black Ball at Hammerstein Ballroom in New York (October 30 2014)
Madonna News for October 2014
“We have finished the work together. The first single has been chosen and it is one of my songs.
5 songs of mine should be on the final tracklist and are in the mixing stage at the moment.”
Diplo for Nova 100 Radio
Google Play’s latest 99p download, Madonna’s True Blue re-enters the chart at number 21. In the Top 75 for the first time since 1994, and at its highest position since 1987, the 1986 chart-topper sold 3,531 copies last week, raising its career tally to 1,997,015 – the highest of any Madonna studio album, although far fewer than 1990 compilation The Immaculate Collection, which has so far sold 3,665,068 copies.
21. Madonna – True Blue (New / 18)
Desperately Seeking Susan Blu-Ray is now available at Amazon.com.
Madonna’s infamous ponytail worn during her 1990 Blond Ambition tour last night fetched $20,000 (£12,000) at auction.
The iconic platinum tassel worn by the star with the legendary Jean Paul Gaultier gold pointed bustier went under the hammer with an estimate of between $3,000 (£1,785) and $5,000 (£2,975).
However it sold for four times the expected figure at the Profiles in History auction in California, America, last night (Sunday).
The queen of pop, 56, is seen wearing the ‘I dream of Jeanie’ hairpiece during the 1991 documentary In Bed With Madonna (Truth or Dare) which chronicled the five-month tour.
It is seen being applied by her make-up artist Sharon Gault who still styles some of the biggest names in entertainment.
The lot consisted of four combinations of ponytail with a selection of Madonna memorabilia from Miss Gault’s collection.
Sister Cristina (winner of The Voice in Italy) is releasing a cover of Madonna’s Like A virgin as her first single.
…during those early Village days, she was invited to the studio by Madonna, along with producer and Cherrytree Records boss Martin Kierszenbaum. (“Madonna’s dancers play my music during her rehearsals and workouts every week,” Kills says, asked how the collaboration came about.) The trio completed eight songs in seven days for the Queen of Pop’s next album. According to Madonna’s Instagram, they also bonded up a storm. “She writes incredible lyrics, sings beautiful melodies, but most of all she is so fucking funny,” Kills says.