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“Ray Of Light” 20th Anniversary Articles (Updated)

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As Madonna’s “Ray of Light” album is turning 20, various magazines and news outlets are publishing articles about it:

Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’ turns 20: A track-by-track review Matthew Barton looks back at one of the Queen of Pop most career-defining records. Attitude

Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’ at 20 Her Collaborators Look Back on the Electronic Pop Milestone Billboard

Revisiting Ray of Light, Madonna’s most forward-thinking album, 20 years on The singer’s seventh album was the ultimate riposte to ageism and sexism in pop Dazed & Confused

20 Years Later, ‘Ray of Light’ Is Still Madonna’s Most Shocking Reinvention Glamour *

Ray of Light: Madonna’s lesson in maturity or gateway for Goop? Still 20 years on, Madge’s earth mother opus that influenced Adele and Britney, is still the template for modern pop The Guardian

Madonna’s Ray of Light 20 years on: still the peak of empowered pop The Guardian

What Gianni Versace’s Death Tells Us About Madonna’s ‘Ray Of Light’ Renaissance The singer was recording the album when Donatella Versace called to say her brother had just been murdered. The rest is 20-year-old history. Huffington Post

Madonna’s Ray of Light predicted our obsession with celebrity 20 years on, we’re even worse. i-D

Madonna’s ‘Ray Of Light’ Defined Pop Perfection 20 Years Ago, But Became A Curse For Singer Madonna’s most loved album has held her back. Inquisitr

8 reasons why Ray Of Light remains Madonna’s best album It’s the album which ensured the reigning Queen of Pop would stay on her throne for at least another decade. Metro *

The Quest for Truth, the Maintenance of Career: Ray of Light at 20 Jezebel / The Muse

Ranking All The Tracks On Madonna’s “Ray Of Light” In honor of the seminal album turning 20, Madonna expert Matthew Rettenmund gave us his official countdown of its best tracks. New Now Next

William Orbit reflects on Madonna’s Ray Of Light: “It broke all the rules” The Ray Of Light producer reflects on what is considered by many as Madonna’s best and most adventurous album. Official Charts

To The Heart Of The Nightmare – Madonna’s Ray Of Light 20 Years On Lucy O’Brien posits that, in the tradition of the 1970s-style concept album, Ray Of Light is Madonna’s Dark Side Of The Moon The Quietus

“Twenty Years Ago, Madonna Was Reborn in a ‘Ray of Light’” The pop icon’s stunning turn to electronic music showed a spiritual side we’d never seen before and was the last time we learned about her interior life… The Ringer

Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’ at 20: Celebrating Her Psychedelic Masterwork Inspired by motherhood and yoga, the icon reinvented herself on her most passionate album to date Rolling Stone *

Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’: 6 Things You Didn’t Know Collaborators look back at the pop icon’s pivotal 1998 LP Rolling Stone

Interview: Patrick Leonard Slant

Ray Of Light Turns 20 Stereogum *

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