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Sep 21 2015


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What follows is an exhaustive list of all sources I consulted, quoted from and otherwise used in preparing my book Encyclopedia Madonnica 20 and both updatesfor publication.

I made every effort to double-check quotes and factual information, and to make attributions where appropriate.

I welcome your comments regarding anything you believe is missing or inaccurate. Also, please feel free to leave comments with links to other useful resources that Madonna fans and scholars might like to explore.—Matthew Rettenmund, September 2015

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032c (Winter 2008/2009) “Who Is Steven Meisel?” by Pierre Alexandre de Looz


1.4 (July 23, 2019) “Emmanuel and Madonna”


1st Annual MTV Video Music Awards program (September 14, 1984)


20/20 (2004) Interview by Cynthia McFadden


60 Minutes II (May 19, 1999) Interview by Charlie Rose


7 sur 7 (October 11, 1992) Interview by Anne Sinclair (August 11, 2000) “Madonna Gives Birth to Baby Boy” (July 5, 2002) “Eminem Disses Madonna” (July 15, 2008) “GMA Exclusive: Madonna’s Brother on His Strained Relationship with the Star” (September 17, 2009) “The View: La Toya Defends Madonna”


Access Hollywood (2002) Interview by Nancy O’Dell


Access Hollywood (2003) Interview by Nancy O’Dell


Access Hollywood (March 29, 2010) Material Girl clothing line interview


Access Hollywood (2011) Interview by Shaun Robinson (October 21, 2008) “Trudie Styler on Madonna-Guy Ritchie Split: ‘They’ve Been Struggling for a While’” (January 13, 2011) “Piers Morgan Reveals Why Madonna’s banned from Piers Morgan Live: ‘There’s a Series of Crimes’” (2012) “Avicii Discusses Madonna’s Ultra Music Festival Controversy”


Advocate, The (May 7, 1991 & May 21, 1991) “The Saint…The Slut, The Sensation…Madonna” by Don Shewey


Advocate, The (May 7, 1991) “Talking Pictures” by David Ehrenstein


Advocate, The (June 27, 1995) “Fifth Annual Sissy Awards” by Fred Goss


Advocate, The (December 26, 1995) “Directed by…Madonna?”


Advocate, The (March 31, 1998) “Beyond the Material” by Barry Walters


Advocate, The (December 8, 1998) “Shoot to Thrill” by Peter Galvin


Advocate, The (April 27, 1999) “Rants & Raves”


Advocate, The (April 11, 2000) “The Popular Kids” by Jeffrey Epstein


Advocate, The (April 15, 2003) “All-American Girl” by Larry Flick


Advocate, The (May 23, 2006) “Madonna’s Rollerguy” by Dennis Hensley


Advocate, The (March 2012) “…She Never Left You” by Ari Karpel


Age, The (Australia, December 11, 2005) “Madonna Sends Her Best Wishes to Kylie” by Christine Sams


All About Madonna (March 4, 2008) “’4 Minutes’ - Billboard Review”


All About Madonna (May 2, 2010) “Damon Albarn on Madonna/Grammy Performance”


All About Madonna (May 2011) “Debbie Harry: ‘I Could Have Been Madonna’”


All About Madonna (March 11, 2015) “Jonathan Ross Upsets Madonna Over Sex Book Regret Claim”


All Music Guide: The Definitive Guide to Popular Music—4th Edition. Backbeat Books, trade paper, 2001. (0-87930-627-0) (1995) “Madonna, Something to Remember” by Stephen Thomas Erlewine


All Night Tokyo (Japan 1985) TV interview


Almost Kael (2011) “Child at Heart: Steven Barron on Michael, Madonna & Merlin” by Sina Sparrow


Ambrosia for Heads (December 19, 2014) “Big Daddy Kane Undresses His Madonna Story, Scrap Lover’s Knuckle Game (Video)” by Bandini


America (May 13, 1989) “Madonna’s Challenge to Her Church” by Andrew M. Greeley


American Cinematographer (January 1997) “An Iconic Evita” by Stephen Pizzello


American Film (July/August 1987) “Who’s That Girl?” by Lynn Phillips


American Photographer (September 1985) “Through the Loupe: Desperately Seeking Madonna” by Anne M. Russell


The Annenberg Space for Photography @ (March 20, 2015) “Deborah Feingold on Madonna” speech by Deborah Feingold


Aperture (Summer 1999) “Madonna with Vince Aletti” by Vince Aletti


Apple Music (April 17, 2019) “Madonna on Working with Maluma”


Architectural Digest (November 1991) “Architectural Digest Visits: Madonna” by Deborah Gimelson


Arena (UK, January/February 1999) “And Still I Rise” by Greg Williams


Artnet News (March 17, 2015) “Take a Look Inside Madonna’s $100 Million Blue-Chip Art Collection”


Artphaire (February 11, 2014) “Steven Klein: On My Long-Time Collaboration with Madonna” by Steven Klein


Arts, The (May 13, 1990) “Tressed to Kill” by Greg Kot


Arts Aquarian Weekly (July 3, 1985) “Sticks and Stones May Hurt Her Bones, But Names Will Never Harm Her” by Lydia Carole DeFretos


ASCAP Playback (March/April 1995) “Madonna” by Jim Bessman


Atlantic, The (July 27, 2013) “The ‘Vicious Competition for Credit’ Over Launching Madonna’s Career” by Chris Williams


Attitude (UK, August 1995) “Lady With an Attitude” by Allain Morel & Adam Mattera


Attitude (UK 2002) “Any Queries?: Ruby Wax” by Matthew Todd


Attitude (UK 2003) “Any Queries?: Marilyn”


Attitude (UK, November 2005) “The Dancing Queen” by Matthew Todd


Attitude (UK, 2007) “Any Queries?: Andrew Lloyd-Webber”


Attitude (UK, June 2007) “Rufus Wainwright: The Gay Messiah Cometh” by Paul Flynn


Attitude (UK 2008) “Any Queries?: Cyndi Lauper”


Attitude (UK, 2008) “Any Queries?: French & Saunders”


Attitude (UK, 2008) “Look at Me, I’m Sandra B”


Attitude (UK, July 14, 2014) “Why the World Needs a Brilliant New Madonna Album” by Nick Levine


Attitude (UK, March 10, 2015) “Attitude Readers Answer the Question, ‘What Does Madonna Mean to Gay Men?” by Will Stroude (November 27, 2002) “Abel Ferrara” by Scott Tobias (October 12, 2011) “Random Roles: Rosanna Arquette” by Will Harris (July 26, 2013) “Woody Does German Expressionism in Shadows in Fog” by A.A. Dowd


Backlot, The (February 3, 2012) “The 100 Greatest Madonna Songs” by Louis Virtel


Baltimore Sun, The (November 7, 1995) “Album Review: The Ballads of Something to Remember Remind Us That There Is a Voice as Well as an Image” by J.D. Considine


Basquiat: A Quick Killing in Art by Phoebe Hoban, Viking, cloth, 1998 (978-0670854776) (UK, February 14, 2001) “Pavarotti Dreams of Madonna Duet” (UK, November 1, 2006) “Madonna Talks to Kirsty Walk” by Kirsty Walk (November 9, 2012) “Music News Exclusive: Meshell Ndegeocello on Prince, Madonna, Queen Latifah and More”


Bill Werde (March 31, 2014) “On Angela Cheng, Lady Gaga and Culpability of Media” by Bill Werde


Billboard (November 6, 1982) “Dance Trax” by Brian Chin


Billboard (October 1, 1994) “Single Reviews” by Larry Flick


Billboard (February 21, 1998) “Singles” by Larry Flick


Billboard (December 5, 1998) “Maverick’s Madonna to ‘Light’ Up Awards Show”


Billboard (August 5, 2000) “Exclusive: Madonna on Music” by Larry Flick


Billboard (August 12, 2000) “Spotlight: Madonna, ‘Music’”


Billboard (September 2000) “Spotlight: Madonna, Music


Billboard (September 2, 2000) “Dance Trax” by Michael Paoletta & Keith Caulfield


Billboard (December 2, 2000) “Singles” by Chuck Taylor


Billboard (October 19, 2002) “Spotlights” by Chuck Taylor


Billboard (April 5, 2003) “Singles Minded” by Silvio Pietroluongo, Minal Patel & Wade Jessen


Billboard (October 2003) “Singles” by Chuck Taylor


Billboard (November 12, 2005) “Dancing Queen” by Michael Paoletta”


Billboard (August 28, 2012) “Martin Solveig Feels Smashing After Madonna Pairing” by Gary Graff


Billboard (July 27, 2013) “Madonna Turns 30: A Look Back at the Queen of Pop’s Debut Album” by Keith Caulfield


Billboard (August 16, 2013) “Madonna’s 40 Biggest Billboard Hits” by Keith Caulfield


Billboard (March 20, 2014) “Madonna’s Like a Prayer at 25: Classic Track-by-Track Review” by Kenneth Partridge


Billboard (March 21, 2014) “Madonna Producer Patrick Leonard Talks Like a Prayer at 25” by Keith Caulfield


Billboard (October 18, 2014) “Remember That Britney Spears and Madonna VMA Kiss? It Wasn’t as Spontaneous as It Looked” by Sasha Geffen


Billboard (November 12, 2014) “Like a Virgin at 30: Classic Track-by-Track Album Review” by Kenneth Partridge


Billboard (January 13, 2015) “Sean Douglas, Michael Keaton’s Son, on Writing for Madonna & Downplaying His Family Ties” by Jason Lipshutz


Billboard (February 11, 2015) “Morrissey Rants at the Brit Awards, Slams Madonna & Her ‘Frightening Career’” by Lars Brandle


Billboard (February 12, 2015) “Madonna on Using ‘Bitch’ in Her Songs: ‘The Word Police Can F--k Off’” by Joe Lynch


Billboard (March 5, 2015) “Album Review: Madonna’s Rebel Heart Blends Inventive Beats and Maximalist Pop” by Joe Levy


Billboard (January 23, 2020) “From Madonna to Breaking Gender Barriers: Grammy Nominee Tracy Young Opens Up” by Katie Bain


Billboard (October 20, 2021) “Madonna 'Almost Finished' Writing Script for Upcoming Biopic” by Thania Garcia


Bloodhounds of Broadway production notes, Orion Pictures (1989)


Bobby Brown: The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing But… (2009) by Derrick Handspike


British Vogue (UK, February 1989) “The New Madonna” by Sarajane Hoare


Brooklyn Vegan (October 23, 2005) “Madonna Does Misshapes & Roxy”


Buzzfeed (March 31, 2014) “Lady Gaga’s Biggest Haters Won’t Reveal Who They Are, Or Go Away” by Myles Tanzer


Caldeirão do Huck (November 19, 2012) Interview by Luciano Huck


Catch & Release (March 21, 2014) “Review: Like a Prayer: Twenty-Five Years Later” by Briana Fasone (May 17, 1999) “Middle-Aged Madonna Endures” (August 3, 2009) “A Peek Inside Madonna’s $40 Million Townhouse” by Alison Rogers


Celebitchy (March 11, 2008) “Stooges Guitarist Says Madonna Used Them for Business Purposes”


Celebitchy (January 22, 2013) “Madonna & Tracy Anderson Are Fighting About Madge’s Formerly-Fat Trainer” by Kaiser (2004) “Niki Haris” by


Chicago Reader (August 8, 1991) “Escaped from New York: An Evening with Queerdonna and Friends” by Bill Wyman


Chicago Sun-Times (August 2, 1987) “Madonna Sure Can Gyrate: Singer Gives New Meaning to ‘Backfield in Motion’” by Don McLeese


Chicago Sun-Times (May 4, 1988) “Plow Slows Actors” by Hedy Weiss


Chicago Sun-Times (January 15, 1993) “Body of Evidence” by Roger Ebert


Chicago Tribune (October 7, 1986) “Regina Brushes Madonna Complex Into Past” by Sue Cummings


Chicago Tribune (March 1, 1998) “New-Material Girl” by Greg Kot


Cleveland Plain Dealer (March 8, 2008) “’Indefatigable’ Madonna to Be Enshrined in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Monday” by John Soeder


Columbia Film View (Summer 1985) “Desperately Seeking Susan: Susan Seidelman” by Debra Epstein


Come to the Edge: A Love Story, Christina Haag. Spiegel & Grau, trade paper, 2012. (978-0385523189)


Cosmopolitan (July 1987) “Madonna: The Material Girl & How She Grew” by Chris Chase


Cosmopolitan (May 1990) “Madonna: Magnificent Maverick” by David Ansen


Cosmopolitan (February 1996) “Madonna” by Denis Ferrara


Cosmopolitan (May 2015) “Major Motivated Misunderstood Mastermind Meme M for Mother Momentous: The Making of Rebel Heart” by Joanna Coles & Sergio Kletnoy


Countdown (Australia, February 18, 1985) “Madonna: Leading Lady” by Ian Meldrum


Countdown Special (Netherlands, 1985) TV interview by Adam Curry


Creem (March 1985) “My Dinner with Madonna” by Joe (Like a Psychotic) Fernbacher


Creem (June 1988) “Would You Buy These Women? And If Not, Would You Rent?” by David Sprague


Cruise (August 16, 1995) “Christopher Cross: ‘Been There, Done That’” by Kirk Weber


Daily Mail (UK, November 19, 2002) “What the Queen Said That Tickled Madonna” by Victoria Newton


Daily Mail (UK, April 18, 2008) “Goldfrapp Gets Her Claws Into Madonna” by Adrian Thrills


Daily Mail (UK, October 17, 2008) “Madonna, Role Model for a Selfish Generation” by Amanda Platell


Daily Mail (UK, October 13, 2009) “Madonna Splits from Personal Trainer Tracy Anderson After Three Years of Tough Workouts” by Emily Sheridan


Daily Mail (UK, December 3, 2008) “For Richer, For Poorer: Joan Collins Tells All About the Husbands Who Tried to Take Her for Every Penny She Had” by Joan Collins


Daily Mail (UK, August 31, 2011) “Madonna Makes Us All Fall in Love with Mrs. Simpson” by Baz Bamigboye


Daily Mail (UK, February 1, 2012) “’There Were Cracks in the Veneer: Madonna Finally Opens Up on Divorce to Guy Ritchie, Saying It Left Her Wondering If True Love Existed” by Daniel Bates


Daily Mail (UK, October 12, 2012) “Madonna Was Charming, Kylie a Bit of a Damp Squib. But As His Chat Show Returns, Graham Norton Says One Star Took the Biscuit” by Jenny Johnston


Daily Mail (UK, November 25, 2013) “’Madonna’s Buying Me a New Set of False Teeth’: How Pop Star Is Helping Her Brother Martin Ciccone Get Back on His Feet After One Year of Sobriety” by Hugo Daniel


Daily Mail (UK, January 29, 2014) “Meow! Ageing Rocker Billy Joel Makes a Catty Remark Over Madonna’s Singing Abilities on Stage in New York” by George Stark


Daily Mail (UK, April 12, 2014) “’Alcohol Is Worse Than Heroin and My Pal Kate Moss Should Lose the Fur Coats’: Chrissie Hynde on Fighting Form” by Adrian Deevoy


Daily Mail (UK, October 13, 2014) “Madonna and Me—An Unrequited Love Affair! Graham Norton on the Diva Who Didn’t Want to Be His Best Friend (and the Even Crazier One Who Died) by Graham Norton


Daily Mail (UK, February 14, 2015) “Get Out of the Goove! [sic] Now Radio 1 Bans Madonna, 56, for Being ‘Irrelevant and Old’ for Its Teenage Listeners” by Chris Hastings


Daily Mail (UK, February 27, 2015) “‘The Universe Was Trying to Teach Me a Lesson’: Madonna Speaks to Jonathan Ross about Her Brit Awards Fall…and Admits She’d Let Her Children Try Drugs ‘in Moderation’” by Lucy Mapstone


Daily Mail (UK, April 1, 2021) “Madonna's Screenwriter Diablo Cody 'QUITS Biopic After Encountering Difficulties Working with the Singer on Her Upcoming Movie” by Christine Rendon


Daily Mail (UK, June 13, 2021) “'With My Favorite B***h!' Madonna Appears to Confirm She Has REPLACED Diablo Cody with Girl on the Train Screenwriter Erin Wilson to Pen Her Biopic” by Andrew Bullock


Daily Variety (May 1, 2003) “Life is Sweet for Pop’s Daring Diva” by Justin Oppelaar


Dance Music Report (November 27—December 10, 1982)


Dance Music Report (April 2—15, 1983) “Reviews” by David Peaslee


Dateline Special—Madonna: An American Life (2003) Interview by Matt Lauer


Dazed & Confused (UK, April 2008) “Madonna: A Unique 70-Page Tribute to a 21st-Century Icon” by Jefferson Hack


DeZeen (April 29, 2014) “Marc Newson’s Lockheed Lounge Sets New Record at Auction”


Desperately Seeking Susan production notes, Orion Pictures (1985)


Desperately Seeking Susan Cast Reunion (September 23, 2010) Walter Reade Theater, NYC


Details (December 1994) “The Madonna Complex” by Chris Heath


Details (April 1998) “Madonna-tronica” by Pat Blashill


Detroit News (February 28, 1992) “I Was Madonna’s Boyfriend” by Susan Whitall


Dick Tracy: Behind the Badge, Behind the Scenes (1990)


Digital Spy (January 17, 2011) “Katy Perry Slams Madonna Blasphemy” by Liam O’Brien


Digital Spy (March 6, 2015) “Madonna: Rebel Heart Album Review—‘Some Truly Great Pop Songs’” by Lewis Corner


Double Fun Publishing Company Presents: Madonna and Other Rock Stars (1985)


Driven: Madonna (January 15, 2002) TV series produced by James Bolosh, VH1


Drowned Madonna (June 18, 2014) “Arsenio Hall Loves Madonna” by Giampiero Fiorelli


Drowned Madonna (September 27, 2021) Madame X: First In-Depth Details of the Paramount+ Film” by DAZED


E! Online (December 17, 2008) “Madonna, Guy: Mega Divorce Settlement ‘Inaccurate’” by Josh Grossberg


E! Online (January 14, 2014) “Sean Penn Talks Madonna in Haiti” by Marc Malkin


Edge Boston (April 21, 2009) “Niki Haris: 20 Years With Madonna” by Scott Kearnan


Elle (February 2001) “Justify Your Love” by E. Jean Carroll


Elle (February 2006) “Dance, She Said” by Daphne Merkin


Empire (UK, January 2014) “Udo Kier: Film by Film…On Madonna”


Entertainment Tonight (March 2015) Interview with Jason Dundas


Entertainment Weekly (May 11, 1990) “Madonnarama” by Ron Givens


Entertainment Weekly (December 14, 1990) “Some Like It Hot…Some Not” by Benjamin Svetkey


Entertainment Weekly (February 1, 1991) “Controversy Over ‘Justify My Love’” by Ron Givens


Entertainment Weekly (May 10, 1991) “Justifying Madonna” by Owen Gleiberman


Entertainment Weekly (May 17, 1991) “Madonna: The Naked Truth” by James Kaplan


Entertainment Weekly (October 4, 1991) “Madonna Blond Ambition World Tour Live” by Ty Burr


Entertainment Weekly (November 6, 1992) “Sex & Money” by Giselle Benatar


Entertainment Weekly (April 15, 1994) “Like Aversion” by Ken Tucker


Entertainment Weekly (October 28, 1994) “Swinging a New Jack” by Jim Farber


Entertainment Weekly (November 10, 1995) “Madonna—Like a What?” by Dave Karger


Entertainment Weekly (October 1996) “The Week: Singles” by David Browne


Entertainment Weekly (October 1996) “Big Deal”


Entertainment Weekly (November 29, 1996) “Diva la Différence” by Chris Willman


Entertainment Weekly (December 20, 1996) “Phantom of the Opera” by Owen Gleiberman


Entertainment Weekly (March 10, 2000) “Inconceivable” by Steve Daly


Entertainment Weekly (Summer Double Issue 2000) “The IT List: IT Technologiste—Mirwais (Ahmadzai)”


Entertainment Weekly (April 6, 2001) “MTV’s Pain in the Jackass” by Thom Geier, ed.


Entertainment Weekly (August 17, 2001) “Skirting the Issue” by Alice M. Lee


Entertainment Weekly (July 27, 2001) “Tour De Force” by Jeff Gordiner


Entertainment Weekly (October 18, 2002) “Unlike a Virgin” by Owen Gleiberman


Entertainment Weekly (October 25, 2002) “File Under…Music Videos” by Jim Farber


Entertainment Weekly (Summer Movie Double 2003) “Truth and Daring” by Ken Tucker


Entertainment Weekly (2003) “What Will & Grace is Doing to Find Will a Man” by Michael Joseph Gross


Entertainment Weekly (Forecast Double 2004) “Wes, I’m Crazy for You”


Entertainment Weekly (October 28, 2005) “CSI Books Madonna”


Entertainment Weekly (June 2, 2006) “Back in the Saddle” by Chris Willman


Entertainment Weekly (Summer Double Issue 2008) “Ear ‘Candy’” by Chris Willman


Entertainment Weekly (Special Oscar Guide 2010) “An Oscar Insider Tells All”


Entertainment Weekly (Special Oscar Guide 2012) “W.E.” by Lisa Schwarzbaum


Entertainment Weekly (March 29, 2013) “Madonna Scouts for Controversy”


Entertainment Weekly (June 2013) “The 100 Greatest Albums of All Time”


Entertainment Weekly (August 2, 2013) “30 Years Ago, The World Met Madonna” by Kyle Anderson


Entertainment Weekly (October 11, 2013) “Madonna Makes a Play for the Pirates” by Kyle Anderson


Entertainment Weekly (January 16, 2015) “Insta-Implosion” by Kyle Anderson


Entertainment Weekly (March 5, 2015) “Madonna’s Rebel Heart: A Point/Counterpoint Review” by Kyle Anderson & Adam Markovitz


Entertainment Weekly (March 20—27, 2015) “In Praise of Madonna: Pop’s Original Millennial” by Melissa Maerz


Entertainment Weekly (April 2, 2021) “Diablo Cody Didn't 'Quit' Madonna Biopic Despite Reports: Studio Source” by Joey Nolfi


Entertainment Weekly (January 19, 2022) “Debi Mazar Reacts to Julia Fox Potentially Playing Her in Madonna Biopic: I'd Obviously Be Flattered” by Joey Nolfi (February 11, 2012) “Madonna Accepts M.I.A.’s Apology”


Esquire (August 1989) “Women We Love: Nine Who Knock Us Out”


Esquire (August 1994) “Women We Love: Norman Mailer on Madonna—Like a Lady” by Norman Mailer


Esquire (March 1999) “The Virus at the End of the World” by Laurie Garrett


ET Canada (September 24, 2021) “Madonna Talks Casting Florence Pugh in Her 'Visual Autobiography'”


Evansville Press, The (September 9, 1991) “League Work Going Well, Stars Say” by Sandra Knipe


Evening Magazine (1985) TV interview


Face, The (UK, February 1985) “The Glamorous Life” by Jeffrey Ferry


Face, The (UK, June 1990) “Dick Tracy” by Joan Goodman


Face, The (UK, June 1991) “Madonna!” by James Ryan


Face, The (UK, October 1994) “Je Ne Regrette Rien…” by Sheryl Garratt


Face, The (UK, August 2000) “The Future Sound of London” by Miranda Sawyer


Film Experience, The (February 18, 2012) “Interview: Oscar Nominee Arianne Phillips” by Nathaniel Rogers


Flexipop (UK, May 1983) “Madonna Interview”


Forbes (October 1, 1990) “A Brain for Sin and a Bod for Business” by Matthew Schifrin & Peter Newcomb


Fort Lauderdale News & Sun-Sentinel (July 2, 1987) “New Madonna Tour Sets Racy Tone” by Scott A. Zamost & Elizabeth Snead (July 11, 2008) “Jose Canseco: Madonna ‘Wanted to Get Married and Have a Child With Me’ (August 29, 2013) “Madonna’s Famed Backup Singer Donna De Lory on Ditching Pop for Devotional Music” by Hollie McKay


Gawker (February 7, 2008) “Why Did Barry Diller Marry?” by Nick Denton


Gawker (January 17, 2014) “Madonna Honors Her Son with Racist Hashtag” by Lacey Donohue


Gay Star News (March 25, 2014) “Boy George: ‘I Don’t Hate Madonna! That’s Such Rubbish!’” by Greg Hernandez


Genre (May 1993) “The Body Erotic” by Michael Szymanski & Judy Wieder


Genre (1995) “Paint It Blackwell” by John Polly


Genre (December 1996) “What Pryce Glory?”


Genre (March 2000) “John Schlesinger” by Eric Shaw Quinn


Genre (October 2002) “Madonna: Soul Sister” by Christopher Ciccone


Glamour (December 1990) “Women of the Year”


Globe (April 19, 1994) “Madonna Meets the Perfect Man!”


Globe (November 3, 1998) “Steve Allen Trashes Madonna”


Globe (November 22, 2010) “Supermodel Trashes Fake Madonna”


Globe (April 25, 2011) “Madonna Blamed for Her Manager’s Suicide…as Star’s Charity Comes Under Fire”


Gold Collector’s Series Presents: A Tribute to Madonna (1996)


Golden Age of Music Video (February 2, 2012) “’Burning Up’ Video Director Comes Clean: ‘I Almost Killed Madonna’”


Goldmine (July 24, 1992) “Deca-Dance: Madonna’s Sire/Warner Brothers, 1982—1992” by Bruce Baron


Goldmine (July 24, 1992) “Madonna: Girl Talk” by Sandy Stert Benjamin


Goldmine (July 2, 1999) “Unreleased Madonna Songs” by Bruce Baron


Good Housekeeping (April 2000) “Madonna Grows Up” by Liz Smith


GQ (UK, October 2006) “2006: Rod Stewart”


Graffiti (Canada, April 1985) “The Girl They Hate to Love” by Jonathan Gross


Guardian, The (UK, October 15, 1983) “Madonna at Camden Palace” by Robin Denselow


Guardian, The (UK, December 2, 2000) “Madonna Gets Them In” by Miranda Sawyer


Guardian, The (UK, November 10, 2001) “Immaterial Girl” by Barbara Ellen


Guardian, The (UK, February 12, 2002) “Campbell Defends Nude Madonna Book Pictures” by Dan Milmo


Guardian, The (UK, May 23, 2002) “Up for Grabs” by Michael Billington


Guardian, The (UK, November 22, 2005) “’She Mesmerised the Crowd—You Just Knew There Was a Personality There’” by Tim de Lisle


Guardian, The (UK, October 20, 2006) “About a Boy” by Xan Rice


Guardian, The (UK, August 18, 2008) “Just Why Have Camille Paglia and Co. Turned on Madonna?” by Aida Edemariam


Guardian, The (UK, August 23, 2011) “My Favourite Album: Like a Prayer by Madonna” by Hadley Freeman


Guardian, The (UK, July 21, 2012) “Madonna—review” by Kitty Empire


Guardian, The (UK, August 16, 2012) “Alanis Morisette: ‘I Still Have PTSD From the Jagged Little Pill Era. It Was a Profound Violation” by Michael Cragg


Guardian, The (UK, February 6, 2014) “Pussy Riot Members Attack Bandmates for Appearing at Amnesty Concert”


Hamilton Spectator, The (Canada, March 16, 2015) “Sean Penn Has Affection for Madonna”


Hamptons (July 4, 1985)


Harper’s Bazaar (February 1984) “Wild Style”


Harper’s Bazaar (November 1984) “Madonna”


Harper’s Bazaar (May 1988) “Madonna: Broadway Bound”


Harper’s Bazaar (June 1990) “Eye on Madonna” by Margy Rochlin


Harper’s Bazaar (May 1994) “The American Moment” by Madonna


Harper’s Bazaar (February 1999) “Like a Geisha” by Daisann McLane


Harper’s Bazaar (September 2003) “Madonna Now” by Jenny Rubenfeld


Harper’s Bazaar (March 2006) “Madonna’s Secrets” by Sarah Bailey


Harper’s Bazaar (December 2011/January 2012) “Madonna: The Director’s Cut” by Naomi Wolf


Harper’s Bazaar (November 2013) “Truth or Dare” by Madonna


Harriet Love’s Guide to Vintage Chic, Harriet Love. Holt, Reinhart & Winston, cloth, 1982. (0-03-056238-4)


Heat (UK, June 23—29, 2001) “Madge Stuns Live Crowd with Five New Looks”


Heat (UK, May 25—31, 2002) “Madonna’s X-Rated Stage Play” by Neil Smith


Hello! (UK, June 17, 2004) “Madonna Wants to Be Called Esther”


Hello! (UK, May 22, 2013) “Madonna First Met Kim Kardashian When She Was a Little Girl — and Gave Her an Armful of Jewelry”


High Times (May 1985) “Desperately Seeking Susan (Seidelman)” by Deborah B. Brown


Hipster Runoff (March 22, 2012) “Diplo Says That Ex-GF M.I.A. Was Abusive and Stupid 4 Ruining the Super Bowl” by Carles


Hit Network (June 2019) Video interview with Kate Langbroek


Hitfix (May 26, 2012) “Producer William Orbit Apologizes for Criticizing Madonna’s MDNA


Hollywood Life (May/June 2003) “Hollywood Ink: American Girl” by Murgatroyd


Hollywood Life (December 22, 2014) “Ariana Grande & Madonna’s Heartfelt Tweets After Album Leak—Duet?” by Chloe Melas


Hollywood Reporter (June 2, 2013) “Beyoncé, Madonna, Salma Hayek, Gucci’s Frida Giannini Call for ‘Change’ at London Concert” by Marcella Karamat


Hollywood Reporter (April 24, 2017) “Madonna Biopic Blond Ambition Lands at Universal (Exclusive)” by Borys Kit


HuffingtonPost (August 12, 2008) “Madonna Back to Michigan for Michael Moore Film Festival” by John Flesher


HuffingtonPost (November 18, 2011) “Danny Aiello: Madonna’s ‘Papa Don’t Preach’ Video Was ‘Crap’” by Rob Shuter


HuffingtonPost (December 1, 2011) “Guy Ritchie on Madonna Marriage: ‘I Stepped Into a Soap Opera’”


HuffingtonPost (May 18, 2012) “Madonna’s MDNA Failure: William Orbit Reveals How He Wishes Album Would Have Fared on Facebook”


HuffingtonPost (January 28, 2013) “Strike a Pose Choreographer’s Chat with Karole Armitage and Benny Ninja” by Phil Chan


HuffingtonPost UK (November 3, 2014) by Matt Bagwell (July 28, 2014) “The Interview: Jonas Åkerlund” by Elle Hankinson


HX (October 25, 1996) “Her Perfect Year” by Gregory Young


HX (April 3, 1998) “Music Reviews” by Jeffrey L. Newman


HX (July 27, 2001) “Dress Her Up” by Jessie Knadler


HX (October 10, 2003) “English Roses are Red” by Bruce Glikas


HX (November 4, 2005) “You Can Dance!”


HX (November 11, 2005) “Every Little Thing That You Say Or Do” by Trenton Straube


HX (April 21, 2006) ”Tuned In” by Dan Avery


I Wish You Love: Conversations with Marlene Dietrich, Eryk Hanut. Frog Publishing, cloth, 1996. (978-1883319472)


Icon (#12, 1993)


Icon (#21, 1996)


Icon (#22, 1996)


Icon (#25, 1997)


Icon (#26, 1997)


Icon (#29, 1998)


Icon (#30, 1999)


Icon (#31, 1999)


Icon (#32, 1999)


Icon (#34, 2000)


Icon (#35, 2000)


Icon (#40, 2004)


Idolator (October 19, 2012) “Madonna’s Erotica Turns 20: Backtracking” by Stephen Sears


Idolator (March 4, 2013) “Madonna’s Ray of Light Turns 15: Backtracking” by Stephen Sears


Idolator (October 3, 2014) “Mary Lambert Talks ‘Secrets’, Finding Fame with ‘Same Love’ & Madonna: Idolator Interview” by Mike Wass


Idolator (October 24, 2014) “Madonna’s Bedtime Stories Turns 20: Backtracking” by Bianca Gracie


In Touch (May 12, 2003) “Strike a Pose”


In Touch (August 25, 2003) “Is It True?”


In Touch (October 6, 2003) “Britney Spears & Madonna: Oops…She Really Did It Again”


In Touch (October 13, 2003) “Madonna’s Girls in LA and London”


In Touch (October 13, 2003) “News at a Glance”


In Touch (March 1, 2004) “Is It True?”


In Touch (July 18, 2005) “The Greatest Show


In Touch (September 26, 2005) “How Did Madonna Do That?”


In Touch (December 12, 2005) “Up Close”


In Touch (December 12, 2005) “Will Madonna Work Unpaid as a Male Transvestite in a Movie?”


In Touch (December 19, 2005) “Did David Cover Madonna’s Tune?”


In Touch (May 26, 2008) “Last Laughs”


In Touch (September 1, 2008) “In the Know: Madonna’s Low-Key Birthday Bash”


In Touch (September 8, 2008) “Madonna’s Still the Queen of Pop at 50!”


In Touch (May 4, 2009) “Madonna’s Close Call”


In Touch (May 4, 2009) “Where Madonna Hopes to Raise Mercy”


In Touch (August 31, 2009) “Madonna’s Lavish Birthday”


In Touch (March 14, 2011) “The Oscars: The Stars Had a Blast!”


In Touch (February 13, 2012) “Celebs Sound Off!: Is Madonna’s Time Up?”


In Touch (December 10, 2012) “Madonna Lists Her NYC Pad for $23.5 Million!”


In Touch (September 2, 2013) “whatever the front pics are called”


In Touch (September 26, 2011) “Madonna Disses Lady Gaga”


In Touch for Men (March/April 1985) “Anthony Borden Ward”


In Touch for Men (February 1991) “Anthony Borden Ward”


Independent, The (UK, January 17, 1993) “Shooting from the Hip: Camille Paglia Sends Feminists Into a Frenzy. She Reveres Masculinity (‘It’s Hot’), Tried to Match Male Promiscuity (‘I Couldn’t’) and Believes Date Rape Is an Occupational Hazard (‘Sex Is Combat’). Is There Any Serious Point Here? Or Is She All Motormouth?” by Zoe Heller


Independent, The (UK, September 13, 2014) “Terry Wogan: The Broadcaster on Eurovision Tipples, Michael Phelps’s Big Feet, and Being Blanked by Madonna” by Oscar Quine


Independent, The (UK, March 6, 2015) “Madonna, Rebel Heart—Album Review: A Confirmation of Madonna’s Sustained Musical Relevance” by Andy Gill


Indiewire (June 19, 2013) “Madonna Tells a New York Crowd Why Her MDNA Tour (Airing on Epix) Was the Hardest She’d Ever Done” by Nigel M. Smith


Indiewire (October 11, 2013) “Madonna Banned from Alamo Drafthouse After Texting During 12 Years a Slave NYFF Premiere” by Clint Holloway


IndieWire (April 10, 2020) “Pedro Almodóvar Recalls a Scandalous Dinner with Madonna in His Latest Quarantine Essay” by Pedro Almodóvar


InStyle (January 2001) “Mad for M” by Tim Allis


Instagram Blog (March 10, 2015) “Censorship, Art and Beating Self-Obsession with @madonna”


International Business Times (April 11, 2013) “Madonna Calls Malawi President Joyce Banda a Liar After Blackmail Claims” by Jill Heller


Interview (December 1985) “Madonna” by Harry Dean Stanton


Interview (May 1989) “Confessions of a Catholic Girl” by Becky Johnston


Interview (June 1990) “M” by Glenn O’Brien


Interview (January 1992) “Madonna: Pop Icon” by David Geffen


Interview (June 1993) “Chameleon in Motion” by Mike Myers


Interview (February 2001) “Mirwais” by Evelyn McDonnell


Interview (March 2001) “Madonna” by Ingrid Sischy


Interview (April 2008) “Madonna” by Ingrid Sischy


Interview (May 2010) “Madonna” by Gus Van Sant


Interview (January 14, 2014) “What's There Left to Say About Kanye?” by Steve McQueen


Interview (December 2014/January 2015) “Madonna” by David Blaine


Interview (May 2015) “Lights Out” by Christopher Bollen


Interview (June 25, 2021) “If Madonna Calls: More Exclusive Polaroids from Madonna's Pride Video” by Mel Ottenberg


Island (October 1983) “Madonna: Virgin Pop”


Jane (March 2000) “My Friend Madonna” by Juliette Hohnen


Jane (October 2002) “We Don’t Frankly Care if You Kick the Shit Out of Us” by Jeff Johnson (October 29, 2014) “Barry Manilow Talks Madonna, Beyoncé and How He Feels About Justin Bieber” by Jennifer Hutt


Jonathan Ross Show, The (March 14, 2015) Interview with Jonathan Ross


Journal of Popular Culture, The (Summer 1993) “Madonna” by Steve Allen


Just Jared (October 17, 2008) “Donald Trump to Madonna: You’re Stupid!”


Kerrang! (UK, June 1990) “Who’s Funkin’ You” by Mick Wall


Keyboard (July 1998) “William Orbit: The Methods and Machinery Behind Madonna’s Ray of Light” by Greg Rule


Keyboard (January 2002) “The Making of Madonna’s Drowned World Tour” by Greg Rule (February 22, 2010) “John Leguizamo at La Jolla Playhouse” by Angela Carone & Maureen Cavanaugh


KTU (December 18, 1983) Radio interview with Madonna


Ladies’ Home Journal (July 1990) What’s Hot: Summer Movies” by Joanne Kaufman


Ladies’ Home Journal (July 2005) “The Once & Future Madonna” by Jeanne Marie Laskas (July 30, 2012) “Director/Choreographer Jeffrey Hornaday Chats About Disney’s Teen Beach Movie (DVD Drops 7/30.) Podcast!” by Stevie Wilson


Latin Post (March 9, 2015) “Drake Hoe New Music 2015: Check Out ’10 Bands’ Rapper’s Unreleased Verse on ‘Madonna’ Remix [Listen]” by Esther Jang


LFPress (November 6, 2011) “Backstage with Rock Photog Regan” by Marie-Joelle Parent


Life (December 1986) “An Affair to Remember: Madonna Makes Love to the Camera” by Robert Hofler


Life & Style (November 7, 2005) “Meet the New Madonna!”


Life & Style (May 5, 2008) “Suri’s 2nd Birthday!”


Life & Style (June 9, 2008) “Madonna: ‘I Have Children to Raise…a Husband to Please…and a World to Save’


Life & Style (April 6, 2009) “Side Dish with Wendy Williams: Do Madonna and Jesus Make a Good Couple?”


Life & Style (April 20, 2009) “Madonna  Fails to Get the Baby”


Life & Style (November 16, 2009) “First Look: Madonna’s Dream Village”


Life & Style (March 2011) “Oscars Special”


Life & Style (July 2, 2012) “Wendy Williams: Act Your Age, Madonna!”


Life & Style (March 4, 2013) “Wendy Williams: Give It Up, Madge”


Life & Style (May 6, 2013) “Inside Hollywood: She’s at It Again! Gwyneth Slams Madonna”


Life & Style (July 8, 2013) “If Clothes Could Talk”


London Evening Standard (September 26, 2014) “Hello…Goodbye: Lionel Richie Says People Will Forget Songs by Bieber and Miley Cyrus” by Miranda Bryant


London Evening Standard (January 30, 2015) “Christopher Ciccone: No One Sees Madonna’s Children. My Parents Barely Even See Them” by Nick Curtis (May 14, 2007) “Interview: Karole Armitage Q&A”


Long Island’s Nightlife (September 1984) “Madonna!: On the Borderline of Stardom” by Mitchell Kozuchowski


Los Angeles Magazine (May 1998) “Realty Check: House Rules” by Laura Meyers


Los Angeles Times (July 6, 1986) “Madonna Is Nobody’s Toy” by Robert Hilburn


Los Angeles Times (May 14, 1990) “Pop Music Review: Madonna Pumps It Up with Blond Ambition” by Robert Hilburn


Los Angeles Times (May 18, 1990) “Body by Parr” by Barbara Foley


Los Angeles Times (January 10, 1993) “The Mae in Madonna” by Carl Anthony


Los Angeles Times (April 21, 1993) “People Watch” by Shauna Snow


Los Angeles Times (April 22, 2010) “It’s a Joni Mitchell Concert, Sans Joni” by Matt Diehl


Los Angeles Times (October 11, 2012) “Review: Madonna Gets Political and Moons Los Angeles Crowd” by Randall Roberts


Los Angeles Times (October 14, 2013) “Madonna Reportedly Shouts ‘Enslaver’ in Theater-Texting Outburst” by Nardine Saad


Los Angeles Times (March 9, 2015) “Review: Madonna Channels Defiance and Devotion on Confident Rebel Heart


Los Angeles Times (March 10, 2015) “Q&A: Madonna: ‘Caring About What People Think Is the Death of All Artists” by Mikael Wood


L’Uomo Vogue (Italy, May—June 2014) “Art for Freedom!” by Francesco Spampinato


Madame X Presents Madame Xtra Q&A (November 18, 2021) Paramount+


Madonna Fans’ World (July 21, 2008) “Slam, Madonna’s Former Dancer, Talks About the ‘Madonna Experience’” by Nancy Acton


Madonna Outfits (October 8, 2021) Madame X Tour


Madonna Rising (April 12, 1998) TV special produced/directed by Carey Zeiser, MTV/VH1


Madonna: Superstar of the Century (1996)


Madonnarama (February 17, 2011) “Is Lady Gaga a Liar?”


Madonnarama (May 19, 2012) “William Orbit: Some of the Best Songs Created for Madonna’s MDNA Went to Chris Brown”


Madonnarama (June 3, 2012) “Benny Benassi: Working with Madonna Is Very Stimulating”


Madonnarama (January 14, 2013) “Sharon Osbourne: A Large Portion of Gaga’s Fans Have Been Vile to Madonna” (?) “Bobby Woods Is a Man Behind Madonna's Video…”


MadonnaTribe (?) “Jull Non-Stop: MadonnaTribe Meets Jull Weber”


MadonnaTribe (2005) “Let Your Body Go With the Flow: MadonnaTribe Meets Luis Camacho”


MadonnaTribe (2005) “High Flying Adored: MadonnaTribe Meets Tim Rice” by Angie Hung


MadonnaTribe (2006) “Carlton’s Travels: MadonnaTribe Meets Carlton Wilborn”


MadonnaTribe (2008) “Over and Over: MadonnaTribe Meets Bill Lanphier”


MadonnaTribe (February 28, 2015) “Armani Has Some Words on Capegate”


Mate (The Netherlands, Spring 2012) “MDNA! Madonna! You Wanna!” by Jaap Bartelds


McLean’s (Canada, May 13, 1991) “Madonna!: The World’s Hottest Star Speaks Her Mind” by Brian D. Johnson


Melody Maker (UK, September 28, 1985) “The Immaculate Misconception” by Ted Mico


Metal Magazine (2021) “Ricardo Gomes: Self-Portrait” by Sergi Doladé (UK, September 4, 2014) “Lindsay Lohan Says She Won’t Copy Madonna for Speed-the-Plow Role” by Seamus Duff


Miami Go (June 17, 1998) (November 20, 2012) “Review: Madonna MDNA Show in Miami” by Jordan Levin


Mixmag (UK, March 2000) “The Further Adventures of Veronica Electronica” by Andrew Harrison


Mixmag (UK, January 2008) “Q&A: Stuart Price” by Ralph Moore (March 9, 2008) “Take a ‘Madonna Tour’ Through Bay City” by Amy L. Payne (March 14, 2011) “Madonna Was in Bay City Friday Night, Says Funeral Home Director” by Andrew Dodson


Modern Screen: Madonna…and Music’s Sizzling Superstars (September 1985)


Mojo (UK, March 2015) “Dancing on the Edge” by Tom Doyle


Movie Moguls Speak: Interviews with Top Film Producers, Steven Prigge. McFarland & Co., trade paper, 2004. (978-0786419296)


Movie Scene, The (UK, October 1985) “Is Madonna Susan? Is Susan Madonna?” by Robin Bean


Movieline (2002) “Getting Ritchie” by Michael Fleming (October 15, 2001) “Microsoft Taps Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’ for Ad Campaign” by Teri Vanhorn (December 13, 2002) “Madonna Song, David Lee Roth Gives More Than Enough, INXS on Tour: This Week in 1990” (January 8, 2004) “Madonna Justifies Her Love for Wesley Clark, Rallies Fan Support” by Jennifer Vineyard (June 17, 2004) “Madonna Urges Her Fans to See Michael Moore’s Fahrenheit 9/11” by Jennifer Vineyard (February 11, 2011) “Does Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way’ Owe Debt to Madonna?” by Aly Semigran (December 8, 2011) “Nicki Minaj Gushes Over Kiss from Madonna” by Jocelyn Vena (January 25, 2012) “Madonna Made ‘Magic’ with William Orbit on MDNA” by Jocelyn Vena (March 12, 2012) “Madonna Advises Adele to Keep Her ‘Integrity’” by Jocelyn Vena (March 28, 2012) “Madonna Banned from Both of Piers Morgan’s Shows” by Gil Kaufman


Music OMH (July 4, 2001) “Madonna @ Earl’s Court, London” by Michael Hubbard


Music OMH (November 12, 2001) “Madonna—GHV2” by Michael Hubbard


MuuMuse (March 10, 2015) “Rebel Heart: Madonna’s Unapologetic Pop Conquest (Album Review)” by Bradley Stern


National Enquirer (January 24, 1989) “Madonna to Cops: Drunken Sean Beat Me and Tied Me Up” by Joe Mullins, Patricia Towle, Roger Capettini, Reginald Fitz & Michael Glynn


National Enquirer (June 16, 2008) “Roseanne Attacks Ex-Pal Madonna”


National Enquirer (April 27, 2009) “Madonna’s Ex-Chef: Adoption Denial Is Right Decision”


National Enquirer (November 22, 2010) “Mom Shocked Over Son, 24, & Madonna, 52”


National Enquirer (August 18, 2014) “The Odd List”


National Review (August 12, 1991) “Single Sex and the Girl” by Joseph Sobran (January 22, 2015) “Madonna Thanks FBI, Israeli Authorities After Arrest in Music Hack” Traveler (May 27, 2008) “Madonna’s Travel Secrets” by Kristin Luna


New Republic, The (August 20—27, 1990) “Unlike a Virgin” by Luc Sante


New Statesman (February 26, 2015) “The Brits Are So Polite These Days. One Reason? There’s No Bands Left.” by Tracey Thorn


New York (April 22, 1985) “Movies: Trading Places” by David Denby


New York (September 14, 1987) “CP Shades” by Patricia Morrisroe


New York (April 29, 1991) “Star Bores” by Michael Gross


New York (October 12, 1992) “Madonna’s Magician” by Michael Gross


New York (October 2, 1995) “Madonna’s Sex Protégé Writes” by Roger D. Friedman and Beth Landman


New York (December 1996) “Immaterial Girls” by Anthony Lane


New York (January 6, 1997) “Eva Brawn” by David Denby


New York (1998) “Who’s That Girl?” by Jonathan Van Meter


New York (April 28, 2003) “The War at Home” by Ethan Brown


New York (August 4, 2003) “Dept. of Catty Behavior: If Madonna Calls…”


New York (October 9, 2006) “Scenes from the Kitchen” by Amanda Fortini


New York (April 28, 2008) “Ray of Light” by Logan Hill


New York (May 8, 2013) “How Madonna’s Trainer Got Her Butt Ready for the Met Gala” by Charlotte Cowles


New York (March 24—April 6, 2014) “100 Years of New York Pop” by Jody Rosen, Jennifer Vineyard, Kera Bolonik & Rebecca Milzoff


New York (August 11—24, 2014) “Life in Pictures: Marina Schiano” by Carl Swanson & Marina Schiano


New York Daily News (November 14, 1985) “Material Girl Eyes Movie Material” by Walter Kaner


New York Daily News (October 25, 1994) “Madonna Speaks Volumes on Stories” by Jim Farber


New York Daily News (January 29, 1995) “More of M”


New York Daily News (March 28, 1995) “Rush & Molloy”


New York Daily News (June 12, 1995) “Taking the Stand”


New York Daily News (January 9, 1996) “Madonna Stalker Is Found Guilty” by Michelle Caruso & Helen Kennedy


New York Daily News (April 21, 1996) “Close Encounters: Madonna—Material Girl’s Former Material” by George Rush & Joanna Molloy


New York Daily News (January 15, 1997) “Chicago’s All-Star Team”


New York Daily News (July 29, 1997) “Cry Aargh-entina: LuPone Rips Film Evita” by Eric Mink


New York Daily News (August 13, 1998) “Violins Re-Stringed”


New York Daily News (November 7, 2000) “Madonna Shows Off Music in a ‘Show-ette’” by Jim Farber


New York Daily News (November 29, 2000) “Onstage & Online, Madonna Gives Fans a Music-al Holiday” by Isaac Guzman


New York Daily News (July 26, 2001) “Garden Fans Go Wild for Madonna” by Lenore Skenazy


New York Daily News (June 17, 2004) “Madonna Wows True-Blue Crowd” by Rebecca Louie & Leo Standora


New York Daily News (October 19, 2008) “Madonna’s Lawyers: Guy Ritchie Said She Looks Like a ‘Granny’; Accuse Him of  Verbal Abuse”


New York Daily News (February 27, 2015) “Rebel Heart Review: Madonna’s Album Bares Her Soul in a Way She Never Has Before” by Jim Farber


New York Daily News (March 7, 2015) “EXCLUSIVE: Madonna Talks New Album Rebel Heart, Kanye West, Nostalgia—and Continuing to Push the Envelope” by Jim Farber


New York Daily News (April 19, 2015) “Hamilton Star Sends Madonna a Message: No Texting During the Show!” by Marianne Garvey, Brian Niemietz & Oli Coleman


New York Daily News: Now (March 9, 2008) “The Girl With All the Right Material” by Jim Farber


New York Newsday (June 6, 1985) “When Madonna Lived in Queens” by Barbara Strauch


New York Observer (March 23, 1998) “Madonna’s Self Revealed! Pop Diva Sees the Light” by Jonathan Bernstein


New York Observer (October 21, 2002) “Not Swept Away by Madonna” by Rex Reed


New York Post (June 6, 1985) “Madonna’s an Angell to Hospital Kids”


New York Post (July 9, 1985) “Madonna Sparks a Skin Mag Nude Feud” by Marvin Smilon & Charles Lachman


New York Post (July 10, 1985) “Mags War Over Pix” by Charles Lachman


New York Post (May 3, 1991) “What a Tramp!” by Ray Kerrison


New York Post (August 18, 1994) “Madonna’s 36th B’day Bash a Real Drag” by Malcolm Balfour


New York Post (October 25, 1994) “She’s Back in the Sack” by Dan Aquilante


New York Post (March 20, 1995) “Liz Smith” by Liz Smith


New York Post (May 30, 1995) “Send in the Clones” by Rocco Parascandola


New York Post (April 30, 1996) “Duet with Madonna Sets Spark Under Henry’s Career” by Lisa Robinson


New York Post (December 23, 1996) “Don’t Cry for Me! I Was Right: Madonna is Evita” by Liz Smith


New York Post (January 20, 1997) “Madonna’s Good as Golden” by Neil Graves


New York Post (June 23, 1997) “Haring + Museum = Respect” by Su Avasthi


New York Post (June 26, 1997) “Madonna—Art Impresario!” by Whitney Scott


New York Post (August 3, 2000) “Madonna Takes Rap for ‘Music’ Video” by Kristina Feliciano


New York Post (September 19, 2000) “Madonna—Music” by Dan Aquilante


New York Post (December 15, 2000) “She’s Back in the Saddle Again” by Kristina Feliciano


New York Post (June 12, 2001) “They Don’t Worship Madonna” by Brad Hunter


New York Post (July 26, 2001) “Me-Donna Show Disses Her Fans” by Dan Aquilante


New York Post (June 17, 2004) “Madonna ‘Call Me Esther’ Rocks N.Y.” by Dan Aquilante


New York Post (May 23, 2006) “Madonna ‘Crosses’ the Line in Concert” by Jenny Sundel & Kate Sheehy


New York Post (October 9, 2013) “Madonna’s Outburst Over Texts” by Page Six Team


New York Post (June 5, 2014) “Convict Tells Story of Growing Up with ‘Older Sister’ Madonna” by Jane Ridley


New York Post (February 12, 2015) “Andy Cohen Takes Madonna’s Haters to Task” by Gregory E. Miller


New York Post (November 18, 2021) “No, Stupid: A Dog Isn't Really Selling Madonna's Former Florida Mansion” by Jennifer Gould


New York Times (June 7, 1985) “Madonna Sings at Radio City” by Robert Palmer


New York Times (November 3, 1989) “Bloodhounds First—and Final—Film for Director Brookner” by Aljean Harmetz


New York Times (June 13, 1990) “Review/Pop; In Kitsch and Patter, Iron-Willed Madonna Flouts the Taboos” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (June 15, 1990) “Review/Film: A Cartoon Square Comes to Life in Dick Tracy” by Vincent Canby


New York Times (December 14, 1990) “Madonna—Finally, a Real Feminist” by Camille Paglia


New York Times (March 20, 1992) “Review/Film: Woody Allen on the Loose in Kafka Country” by Vincent Canby


New York Times (July 1, 1992) “Movie/Film: For the Girls of Summer, Pop Flies and Charm School” by Vincent Canby


New York Times (October 25, 1992) “Madonna’s Book: Sex, and Not Like a Virgin” by Vicki Goldberg


New York Times (November 1, 1992) “Pop View: Why Sinéad O’Connor Hit a Nerve” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (January 15, 1993) “Review/Film: Did She Use Her Body as a Murder Weapon?” by Vincent Canby


New York Times (March 28, 1993) “If Looks Could Sing” by Rick Marin


New York Times (October 16, 1993) “Review/Pop: From Madonna, a New Palatability but Still Spicy” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (November 19, 1993) “Review/Film: A Movie Within a Movie, With a Demure Madonna” by Janet Maslin


New York Times (April 1, 1994) “Material Girl Madonna Rewrites Letterman’s Script” by Ben Kubasik


New York Times (October 23, 1994) “Madonna’s Return to Innocence” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (December 26, 1995) “Film Review: Hellish Guests in Kinky Spats in Four Rooms” by Janet Maslin


New York Times (January 27, 1996) “When Idols Collide” by Calvin Sims


New York Times (November 21, 1996) “The Pop Life” by Neil Strauss


New York Times (March 1,1998) “New Tune for the Material Girl: I’m Neither” by Ann Powers


New York Times (March 3, 2000) “Oh, Your Daddy’s Gay, and Your Mama’s a Yogi” by Stephen Holden


New York Times (September 17, 2000) “Madonna Encounters Virtual Earth” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (September 8, 2002) “The Ritchies Make a Move Together and, Yes, Stay Married”


New York Times (March 19, 2003) “Movie Musical’s Hard-Won Harmony; Chicago Is a Hit, but Its Path to the Oscars Was Paved With Feuds” by Rick Lyman


New York Times (April 6, 2003) “What to Play Now: Not Madonna” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (November 24, 2006) “Madonna: The Confessions Tour Live” by Ginia Bellafante


New York Times (July 17, 2008) “Who’s That Girl?” by Eric Wilson


New York Times (October 5, 2008) “Aerobic, Not Erotic: The Concert as Workout” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (September 22, 2010) “Once More Into the Groove: Desperately Seeking Susan Turns 25” by Dave Itzkoff


New York Times (March 5, 2015) “Madonna Talks About Rebel Heart, Her Fall and More” by Jon Pareles


New York Times (June 5, 2019) “Madonna at Sixty” by Vanessa Grigoriadis


New York Times Book Review (October 1992) “The Empress Has No Clothes” by Caryn James


New Yorker (April 22, 1985) “Current Cinema” by Pauline Kael (June 19, 2013) “Debi Mazar Recalls When She First Met Madonna, and It’s the Best Story Ever” by Chris Spargo (March 10, 2015) “The Unapologetic Madonna Interview: The Queen of Pop on Grindr, Song Leaks, Her Kids and More” by Dan Avery


Newsweek (June 24, 1990) “Tracymania” by David Ansen with Pamela Abramson


Newsweek (June 24, 1990) “A True-Blue, Red-Blooded Hero” by David Ansen


Newsweek (May 13, 1991) “Madonna Lets It All Hang Out” by David Ansen


Newsweek (November 2, 1992) “Risqué Business at Time Warner” by Dody Tsiantar & Joshua Hammer


Newsweek (November 2, 1992) “The Selling of Sex” by John Leland, Maggie Malone, Marc Peyser & Pat Wingert


Newsweek (November 2, 1992) “Talking with Madonna: The Unbridled Truth”


Newsweek (April 29, 1996) “Get Married, Madonna” by Jonathan Alter


Newsweek (November 11, 1996) “Selling Evita to the Masses” by Susan Miller


Newsweek (December 16, 1996) “Madonna Tangos with Evita” by  Nancy Griffin


Newsweek Special (December 1996) “Madonna: ‘You Must Love Me’” by Yahlin Chang


Newsweek (November 21, 2011) “Roseanne Barr on the Joys of Menopause” by Roseanne Barr


Next (March 24, 1995) “Next Victim” by Perry McMahon


Next (September 22, 2000) “Madonna’s Other Baby” by Trenton Staube


Next (July 20, 2001) “British Vogue” by Tony Phillips


Next (July 20, 2001) “Madonna’s Donna” by Tony Phillips


Next (July 20, 2001) “Much Love, Niki” by Julian Bain


Next (October 11, 2002) “Madonna and Guy’s Drowned World” by John Polly


Next (2005) “Scene + Heard”


Next (October 3, 2008) “Material World” by Benjamin Solomon


Next (2008) “The Right Track” by Keo Nozari


NME (UK, November 5, 1983) “Cheek to Cheat” by Barney Hoskyns


NME (UK, September 12, 2005) “Madonna: GHV2” by Alex Needham


NME (UK, March 4, 2015) “Madonna — Rebel Heart” by Gavin Haynes


NME (UK, October 8, 2021) Madame X Review: Madonna Concert Proves the Queen of Pop Is Still in Her Prime” by Nick Levine


Noisey (2014) “Why Madonna’s Unapologetic Bedtime Stories Is Her Most Important Album” by Mary von Aue


Northern Express (December 25, 2013) “The Insider—Mario Ciccone on the Rise & Fall of Rock & Roll” by Rick Coates


Now (UK 1998) “My Friend Madonna” by Tim Ewbank


Now (UK 2000) “The Opening Night of Up for Grabs


NPR (June 13, 2019) “Madonna Introduces Madame X: 'Honesty Is a Commodity Right Now'” by Lulu Garcia-Navarro & Monika Evstatieva


Number One (UK, November 17, 1990) “The Madonna Interview” by Jakki Brambles (April 21, 2015) “The Making of Madonna’s First Album Cover” by Carin Goldberg as told to Erica Schwiegershausen (UK, December 22, 1997) “Lagerfeld Holds Court on: Madonna, Delpy, Donatella” by William Norwich


Ocean Drive (December 2000) “Madonna’s Latin Music Machine” by Mary Sutter


Official Charts (March 10, 2015) “William Orbit Reflects on Madonna’s Ray of Light: ‘It Broke All the Rules’” by Rob Copsey


OK! (UK 2006) “Last But Not Least”


OK! (May 5, 2008) “Cover Story: Madonna Defends Tom Too”


OK! (September 8, 2008) “War & Peace”


OK! (October 27, 2008) “Kelly’s Duet”


OK! (May 4, 2009) “Madonna Prays for Mercy”


OK! (May 23, 2011) “Stars Tell OK!


OK! (February 6, 2012) “The Boyfriend”


OK! (December 24, 2012) “Live Like a Star!”


OK! (January 14, 2013) “Stars Tell OK!


OK! (July 8, 2013) “News in Photos”


Omnibus: Behind the American Dream (UK, December 7, 1990) Producer: Nadia Haggar


Out (April 2000) “Q&A: Eartha Kitt” by Brantley Bardin


Oprah Winfrey Show, The (December 13, 1996)


Orlando Sentinel (June 21, 1987) “The Many Face of Madonna” by Thom Duffy


Orlando Sentinel (July 13, 2000) “Mansion Is a Dog House Now—Gunther Paid Cash” by Jim Stratton


Out (April 2006) “Madonna” by Denis Ferrara


Out (April 2011) “The Icon: I Shot Madonna” by Richard Corman


Out (March 10, 2015) “The Many Heresies of Madonna Louise Ciccone” by Christopher Glazek


Outweek (March 20, 1991) “Immaculate Connection” by Michael Musto


Panorama (Spain, July 30, 1990) “Madonna: La Gran Movida” by Eva Aguirre & Consuelo Font


Parade (March 22, 2014) “Dancing with the Stars’ Carrie Ann Inaba on the Day Madonna Asked Her to Shave Her Head” by Erin Hill


Penthouse (September 1985) “Madonna: The Power and the Glory” by Nick Tosches


People (August 17, 1987) “Chris Finch, Madonna’s High-Stepping Sidekick Who’s Also a Penn Pal” by Kim Hubbard


Penthouse (September 1987) “Madonna” by Nick Tosches


People (March 11, 1985) “Madonna” by Carl Arrington


People (May 13, 1985) “Hollywood Sizzle” by James McBride, Carl Arrington & Hilary Evans


People (July 29, 1985) “Music That Moved the World”


People (September 2, 1985) “Madonna Lands Her Lucky Star” by Roger Wolmuth, Eleanor Hoover, Susan Peters & Steve Walker


People (March 24, 1986) “A Hard Day’s Fight” by Carol Wallace, Jonathan Cooper, Laura Sanderson Healy & Jack Kelley


People (August 11, 1986) “Alex McArthur’s Silent Sizzling in a Video with Madonna Has Women Crying ‘Who’s That?’”


People (December 14, 1987) “Everyone Said It Wouldn’t Last…” by Joanne Kaufman & Victoria Balfour


People (March 20, 1989) “Take One” by Pamela Lansden


People (June 18, 1990) “Picks and Pans Review: “I’m Breathless” by Ralph Novak, Lisa Shea, David Hiltbrand, David Grogan & Michael Small


People (July 2, 1990) “He Can Still Leave ‘em Breathless” by Elizabeth Sporkin, Sue Carswell, David Hutchings, Lisa Russell, David Craig, John Griffiths, Jacqueline Savaiano, Lissa August & Georgina Oliver


People (April 15, 1991) “Madonna & Michael” by Steve Dougherty, Todd Gold, David Marlow, Robin Micheli, Andrew Abrahams & Sabrina McFarland


People (July 18, 1991) “50 Most Beautiful People: Madonna”


People (November 7, 1994) “Picks & Pans: Bedtime Stories, Madonna” by Jeremy Helligar


People (October 28, 1996) “Labor of Love” by Todd Gold


People (December 1996) “Madonna”


People (December 2, 1996) “Evita: The Complete Motion Picture Music Soundtrack” by Jeremy Helligar


People (December 23, 1996) “Picks & Pans: Evita


People (March 13, 2000) “Lady Madonna” by Jim Jerome


People (November 20, 2000) “In Vogue with a Pop Top”


People (January 8, 2001) “Kilt By Association” by Jill Smolowe, Peter Norman, Joanne Fowler, Caris Davis, Tim Dawson, Peter Mikelbank, Michelle Caruso, Eileen Finan & Simon Perry


People (June 25, 2001) “Olé Madonna”


People (October 21, 2002) “Picks & Pans: Swept Away


People (April 28, 2003) “Madonna’s Real Life” by Michelle Tauber, Todd Gold & Elizabeth McNeil


People (April 28, 2003) “Picks & Pans: Madonna, American Life” by Chuck Arnold


People (October 13, 2003) “Scoop: Madonna’s Excellent Adventure”


People (October 2005) “Picks & Pans: Madonna, Confessions on a Dance Floor


People (May 15, 2006) “Behind the Seams”


People (August 4, 2008) “Carlos Leon: Raising Lourdes”


People (August 18, 2008) “Inside Madonna’s 50th Birthday Bash” by Monique Jessen and Caris Davis


People (August 11, 2008) “StarTracks”


People (January 12, 2009) “Winter Love!”


People (March 7, 2011) “Celeb Besties!”


People (September 19, 2011) “Superstar Deejay David Guetta: My Club Playlist”


People (2012) “Madonna on Love & Lourdes”


People (January 31, 2012) “Madonna Is ‘So Nervous’ About Super Bowl Performance” by Aaron Parsley


People (April 9, 2012) “Madonna: MDNA” by Chuck Arnold


People (May 20, 2013) “Red Carpet Spotlight”


People (March 11, 2015) “Madonna: Daughter Lourdes Is ‘Horrified By’ My Sex Songs” by Jeff Nelson


People (September 7, 2017) “Madonna on Adopting Twins Estere and Stella: 'I Thought, 'Why Isn't My Kitchen Filled with Dancing Children?'” by Jeff Nelson


People (August 24, 2021) “Madonna Shares Sweet Photos of Twin Daughters as They Celebrate Their 9th Birthday: 'Grateful'” by Georgia Slater (November 29, 2011) “Kylie Minogue Talks About Being Compared to Madonna”


Picture Week (December 9, 1985) “Curbing Rock’s Power to Shock”


Pink Is the New Blog (February 23, 2011) “First Look: Kelly Osbourne as the New Face of Material Girl” by Trent Vanegas


Pitchfork (October 19, 2009) “Madonna, Celebration” by Douglas Wolk


Pitchfork (March 26, 2012) “Madonna, MDNA” by Matthew Perpetua


Pitchfork (March 2, 2015) “Pop Sovereign: A Conversation with Madonna” by T. Cole Rachel


Pitchfork (June 18, 2019) “Madame X” by Rich Juzwiak (April 8, 2011) “Desperately Seeking Madonna: Andrew Lloyd Webber Wants ‘Material Girl’ for Sunset Film” by Andrew Gans


Playboy (September 1985) “Madonna: A Look at Our Material World’s Most Ethereal Girl—Before She Was a Superstar”


Playboy (1991) “Playboy Interview: Sean Penn” by David Rensin


Pop Matters (November 12, 2001) “Madonna: Greatest Hits Volume 2” by Charlotte Robinson


Popdirt (January 13, 2002) “Liz Rosenberg Left Madonna Over Heartless 9-11 Reaction”


Popsugar (October 26, 2006) “Sharon Osbourne Bashes Madonna”


Post Post Modern Dad (December 18, 2012) “Dick Tracy Blue-ray Review” by Daniel Pelfrey


POZ (January 6, 2020) “Mykki Blanco Finds Power in Transparency” by Chris Azzopardi


PR Newswire (1998) “Madonna Denies Using Magnetic Poetry to Write New Song”


Pride Source (January 26, 2012) “Interview: Madonna Talks ‘Tired, Old’ Reinvention Label, Being Judged” by Chris Azzopardi


Pride Source (April 19, 2012) “Rufus Wainwright Q&A: On Gay Evolution, Sex Tape & Gaga Diss” by Chris Azzopardi


Q (UK, June 1991) “Oh, My God!” by Adrian Deevoy


Q (UK, December 1994) “Music, Maestress, PLEASE!” by Paul Du Noyer


Q (October 1996) “Madonna Questionnaire”


Q (UK, March 1998) “Sexy Mother” by Danny Eccleston


Q (UK, Summer 2001) “Holy Mother!” by Roy Wilkinson


Q (UK, May 2003) “Listen Very Carefully, I Will Say This Only Once” by Paul Rees


Q (November 2006) “Madonna: Dancing Queen”


Q (May 2008) “Cash for Questions [Special Edition]: Madonna” by Johnny Davis


Quietus, The (September 30, 2009) “Madonna, Celebration” by Stephen Burkett


Radar Online (April 4, 2011) “’Madonna & Kabbalah Have Blood on Their Hands,’ Sister of Singers Late Manager Claims”


Radar Online (April 6, 2011) “Exclusive Video Interview: Sister of Madonna’s Late Ex-Manager Says Pop Star Betrayed Her, Blames Kabbalah for Suicide”


Radar Online (April 7, 2011) “Exclusive Interview & Photos: New Madonna Tell All Book”


Radar Online (June 2, 2014) “One Moore Insult! Ashton Kutcher Freezes Ex Demi Moore Out of Her Friendship with Madonna”


Record (UK, May 19, 1984) “Madonna: ‘I Wanted to Be a Nun…Then I Discovered Boys” by Graham K.


Record (March 1985) “Maybe She’s Good: 10 Theories on How Madonna Got ‘It’” by Laura Fissinger


Record (August 1985) “On Stage: The Show Is Sex” by Paul Evans


Redbook (January 1997) “Madonna on Life Befire and After Motherhood” by Peter Wilkinson (September 2013) “AMAA - Ask Madonna Almost Anything”


Refinery29 (March 9, 2015) “Madonna Has Some Words for Women Who Hate on Women” by Neha Gandhi (January 3, 1997) “Evita” by Roger Ebert


Rolling Stone (September 29, 1983) “Madonna: Madonna” by Don Shewey


Rolling Stone (November 22, 1984) “Madonna Goes All the Way” by Christopher Connelly


Rolling Stone (May 9, 1985) “Lucky Stars” by Fred Schruers


Rolling Stone (June 5, 1986) “Can’t Stop the Girl” by Fred Schruers


Rolling Stone (July 17, 1986) “Madonna, True Blue” by Davitt Sigerson


Rolling Stone (September 10, 1987) “The Madonna Mystique” by Mikal Gilmore


Rolling Stone (April 2, 1988) “The Chemical Mother” by Rob Sheffield


Rolling Stone (March 23, 1989) “Madonna: The Rolling Stone Interview” by Bill Zehme


Rolling Stone (September 21, 1989) “Rock & Roll Photo Album” by Anthony DeCurtis


Rolling Stone (June 14, 1990) “I’m Breathless, Madonna” by Mark Coleman


Rolling Stone (May 30, 1991) “Madonna Causes a Commotion” by Peter Travers


Rolling Stone (June 13, 1991) “True Confessions: The Rolling Stone Interview with Madonna: Part One” by Carrie Fisher


Rolling Stone (June 27, 1991) “True Confessions: The Rolling Stone Interview with Madonna: Part Two” by Carrie Fisher


Rolling Stone (March 20, 1992) “Shadows and Fog” by Peter Travers


Rolling Stone (October 15, 1992) “Q&A: Joni Mitchell” by David Wild


Rolling Stone (March 23, 1995) “Simon Le Bon of Duran Duran” by Chris Mundy


Rolling Stone (December 12, 1996) “Evita: The Complete Motion Picture Music Soundtrack” by Elysa Gardner


Rolling Stone (November 13, 1997) “Madonna” by Gerri Hirshey


Rolling Stone (June 11, 1998) “Random Notes” by Matt Hendrickson


Rolling Stone (July 9—23, 1998) “Madonna’s Indian Summer” by Madonna


Rolling Stone (September 28, 2000) “Can’t Stop the Music” by Jancee Dunn


Rolling Stone (December 14—21, 2000) “Madonna: Roseland” by Barbara O’Dair


Rolling Stone (2001) “Madonna Bedazzles London” by David Sinclair


Rolling Stone (June 21, 2001) “Madonna: Drowned World Tour


Rolling Stone (2002) “Madonna, Nay! Sandler, Yea!” by Peter Travers


Rolling Stone (August 19, 2004) “The Greatest Albums Ever Made: Madonna—Like a Prayer” by Gavin Edwards


Rolling Stone (January 27, 2005) “Top-Grossing Tours”


Rolling Stone (November 3, 2005) “Confessions on a Dance Floor, Madonna” by  Alan Light


Rolling Stone (December 1, 2005) “How Madonna Got Her Groove Back” by Neil Strauss


Rolling Stone (June 2006) “Madonna: The Forum, Los Angeles, May 21st 2006” by Barry Walters


Rolling Stone (May 1, 2008) “Live Nation Strikes Deals with Jay Z, U2; Shakes Biz” by Brian Hiatt


Rolling Stone (May 1, 2008) “Sweet Surrender: Hard Candy, Madonna” by Caryn Ganz


Rolling Stone (October 30, 2008) “Madonna Defies Age, Sarah Palin” by Jason Gay


Rolling Stone (October 30, 2008) “Filth and Wisdom” by Eugene Hutz


Rolling Stone (September 28, 2009) “Celebration, Madonna” by Rob Sheffield


Rolling Stone (October 29, 2009) “Madonna Looks Back: The Rolling Stone Interview” by Austin Scaggs


Rolling Stone (January 20, 2011) “Prince and Madonna End Decades-Long Feud”


Rolling Stone (February 11, 2011) “Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way’: Much Better Than ‘Express Yourself’” by Rob Sheffield


Rolling Stone (April 26, 2012) “Madonna: MDNA” by Joe Levy


Rolling Stone (March 6, 2013) “Morrissey’s 15 Most Outrageous Quotes” by Megan Conway


Rolling Stone (July 29, 2013) “How Madonna Became Madonna: An Oral History” by Sean Howe


Rolling Stone (October 14, 2014) “Madonna Rep Denies Ariel Pink Collaboration” by Daniel Kreps


Rolling Stone (January 29, 2015) “Madonna Strikes Back: Inside Her Star-Packed New Album Rebel Heart” by Caryn Ganz


Rolling Stone (February 25, 2015) “Express Yourself: The Making of Madonna’s 20th Greatest Music Videos” by Christopher R. Weingarten, Maura Johnston, Jason Newman& Bilge Ebiri


Rolling Stone (February 25, 2015) “Madonna Fights Back: Inside Rolling Stone’s New Issue”


Rolling Stone (February 27, 2015) “Madonna Rebel Heart Hacker Indicted on Four Counts” by Daniel Kreps


Rolling Stone (March 12, 2015) “Live to Tell” by Brian Hiatt


Rolling Stone (June 14, 2019) “Madonna Takes a Weird, Wild Ride on Madame X” by Rob Sheffield


Rolling Stone (October 12, 2021) “Musicians on Musicians: Madonna & Maluma” by Julyssa Lopez


Sabotage Times (March 11, 2015) “Nile Rodgers Interviewed: ‘Walking Into a Club Completely Changed My Life’” by David Hillier


Salon (December 2, 2005) “Dancing as Fast as She Can” by Camille Paglia


Sarasota Herald-Tribune (October 22, 1986) “Papa gets Second Chance in New Video” by Liz Smith


Seattle Times (June 8, 1993) “Madonna Rumor Has Suns’ Barkley Almost Speechless”


Seattle Times (August 19, 1994) “Divine Wisdom—Bette Midler Holds Forth on Madonna, Pearl Jam and the Art of Entertaining” by J.D. Considine


Seventeen (April 1985) “Madonna: Born to Be a Winner” by Edwin Miller


Seventeen (December 1990) “Fancy Footwork is Very Vogue” by Kevin Koffler


Sex Life in LA (2000) Director: Jochen Hick


Shadows & Fog production notes, Orion Pictures (1992)


Shake (New Zealand, July/August 1985) “Madonna: Desperately Seeking Susan


SheKnows (January 17, 2012) “Piers Morgan Talks Madonna Hate” by Meagan Morris


SheKnows (January 25, 2013) “Prince Was a ‘Little Troll,’ Says Madge” by Joyce Slaton


Shots (August 20, 2019) “Emmanuel Adjei on the Dark Ballet of Music Videos” by David Knight


Showbiz 411 (September 4, 2012) “Penny Marshall: Debra Winger Dropped out of League Because of Madonna” by Roger Friedman


Showbiz 411 (March 10, 2015) “Madonna: New Album Rebel Heart Opens Soft on iTunes, Amazon with No Hit Single” by Roger Friedman


Slant (November 9, 2001) “Madonna: GHV2” by Sal Cinquemani


Slant (March 9, 2003) “Album Review: Madonna, Bedtime Stories” by Sal Cinquemani


Slant (March 9, 2003) “Album Review: Madonna, True Blue” by Sal Cinquemani


Slant (October 10, 2003) “Album Review: Madonna, Like a Prayer” by Sal Cinquemani


Slant (December 11, 2011) “W.E.” by Diego Costa


Slant (February 14, 2011) “The 100 Best Albums of the 1990s” by Slant Staff


Slate (June 21, 2010) “Remember Dick Tracy?” by Keith Phipps


Slipped Disc (January 19, 2015) “Jonas Kaufmann: I Never Dated Madonna


Smash Cut: A Memoir of Howard & Art & the ‘70s & the ‘80s by Brad Gooch. Harper, cloth, 2015. (978-0062354952)


Smash Hits (UK, February 16—29, 1984) “Young, Bold and Aggressive” by Peter Martin


Smash Hits (US, September 1988) “Personal File: Belinda Carlisle”


Smash Hits (UK, June 28—July 11, 1989) “Madonna Speaks!!!”


Smoking Gun, The (May 24, 2004) “Madonna Pays Up to Settle Copyright Lawsuit”


Song Hits’ Superstars: Madonna (Winter 1990)


Sounds (UK, March 12, 1983) “Madonna Interview”


Spin (May 1985) “Confessions of a Madonna” by Scott Cohen


Spin (April 1987) “Sex As a Weapon” by Tama Janowitz


Spin (April 1989) “Wishing on a Star” by Paul Mathur


Spin (1995) “Quote, Unquote”


Spin (January 1996) “Live to Tell” by Bub Guccione, Jr.


Spin (April 1998) “Madonna Chooses Dare” by Barry Walters


Spin (June 29, 2003) “Madonna, American Life” by James Hannaham


Spin (March 24, 2012) “Madonna, MDNA (Interscope)” by Caryn Ganz


Spin (July 9, 2013) “The Pet Shop Boys’ Neil Tennant Explains How the World Works” by Kenny Herzog


Sports Illustrated (November 4, 1996) “Madonna, Michael & Me: The Material Mom, His Airness and the Author All Have One Thing in Common—Personal Trainers” by Leigh Montville


Star (August 14, 2001) “The Price of Keeping Madonna Happy—$3M”


Star (September 16, 2003) “How Do Celebrities Rate on the Sex Scale?”


Star (May 30, 2005) “Guy Cuts Madonna’s Cameo, Okays Baby Plan


Star (November 28, 2005) “Feuds of the Week”


Star (March 5, 2006) “Party Time!”


Star (August 11, 2008) “Hollywood Homewreckers: Who Is, Who Isn’t”


Star (November 2008) “Q&A: Katy Perry”


Star (September 24, 2011) “Covering Their Assets”


Star (June 24, 2013) “Star Shots”


Star Hits (December 1984) “Primo Madonna” by David Keeps


Star Hits (October 1987) “Just Like an Animal” by Nick Gillespie


Star Hits Presents The Best of Smash Hits (1987) “I want to be in a group that sounds like Madonna!!!” by Vici MacDonald


Star Hits Presents The Best of Smash Hits (1987) Smash Hits Book of Personal Files


Star Online, The (March 21, 2009) “Heels on Heads” by Kee Hua Chee


Stargayzing (March 12, 2014) “Torch Song Elegy” by David Munk


Starline Presents: A Tribute to Madonna and the Pop Music Queens of the ‘80s (1987)


stevenhager420 (January 31, 2012) “Me and Madonna” by Steven Hager


Stylus (September 1, 2003) “Madonna, American Life” by Ed Howard


Sunday Times Magazine, The (UK, October 18, 1992) “Laid Bare” by Andrew Neil


Sunday Times Magazine, The (UK, October 25, 1992) “I’m On a Mission” by Andrew Neil


Sunday Times Magazine, The (UK, December 8, 1996) “Desperately Seeking Alan” by Chrissy Iley


Sunday Times Magazine, The (UK, September 2003) “The American Rose” by Ginny Dougary


Sunday Times Magazine, The (UK, December 7, 2014) “Do Cover Up, Madonna—You’re Lady Bracknell Now” by Camille Paglia (June 21, 2012) “Did Madonna Steal Mika’s Song?”


Tatler (UK, March 1986)


Tatler (UK, September 1987) “Madonna: The Pros and Cons”


Tatler (UK December 2005) “All Loved Up” by Geordie Greig


Telegraph, The (UK, May 24, 2002) “Madonna Makes the Most of a Material Girl” by Charles Spencer


Telegraph, The (UK, July 11, 2004) “Schlesinger Blamed Heart Failure on Madonna” by Chris Hastings and Roya Nikkhah


Telegraph, The (UK, September 8, 2007) “Joe Henry: Madonna’s Maverick-in-Law” by Neil McCormick


Telegraph, The (UK, February 24, 2009) “Mario Testino: ‘It’s Not All Glamour’” by Nigel Farndale


Telegraph, The (UK, September 16, 2009) “Madonna, Celebration” by Sarah Crompton


Telegraph, The (UK, February 28, 2012) “Laurence Boswell: What It Was Really Like to Direct Madonna” by Dominic Cavendish


Telegraph, The (UK, November 27, 2014) by Rupert Hawksley


Telegraph Magazine (UK, June 16, 1996)


Tiger Beat (December 1987) “Madonna Speaks” by George Hadley-Garcia


Tiger Beat: Star (March 1985) “Why Madonna Is Her Own Lucky Star” by Lisa Arcella


Time (May 27, 1985) “Madonna Rocks the Land” by John Skow


Time (May 16, 1988) “Madonna Comes to Broadway” by William A. Henry III


Time (May 20, 1996) “I Am a Tip-Top Starlet” by Garry Trudeau


Time (December 16, 1996) “You Must Love Her” by Richard Corliss


Time (December 23, 1996) “The Best of Film 1996”


Time (Canada, January 20, 1997) “Mad for Evita” by Richard Zoglin


Time (July 28, 1997) “I’m Going to Miss You, Gianni” by Madonna


Time (April 28, 2003) “This (Sad) American Life


Time (July 26, 2011) “The 30 ALL-TIME Best Music Videos” by Glen Levy


Time (March 26, 2012) “Madonna’s MDNA: The Queen of Pop Wants You to Dance, Not Think” by Michael Roffman


Time (February 18, 2015) “Watch This Wrestler’s Endearing Plea to Madonna to Let Him Use ‘Like a Prayer” as Walk-On Music” by David Stout


Time (February 20, 2015) “Watch Kelly Ripa Describe How She Freaked Out Madonna at an Oscars Party” by Megan Gibson


Time (March 9, 2015) “Review: Rebel Heart Is Madonna’s Most Consistent Album in a Decade” by Jamieson Cox


Time Out London (UK, March 19—25, 1986) “Desperately Seeking Madonna” by Don Perretta


Time Out London (UK July 15—22, 1987) “Myth America” by Simon Garfield


Time Out London (UK, May 30—June 6, 1990) “Eye Spy” by Ivor Davis


Time Out London (UK, October 21—28, 1992) “Virgin on the Ridiculous” by Sarah Kent


Time Out London (July 4—11, 2001) “Madge of Honour” by Sharon O’Connell


Time Out New York (July 3—10, 1996) “Pornocopia” by James Ireland Baker


Time Out New York (January 2—9, 1997) “Film Top Ten: Most Excellent!”


Time Out New York (March 9—16, 2000) “The Next Best Thing” by Nicole Keeter


Time Out New York (July 5—11, 2012) “The Top 100 NYC Movies” by Joshua Rothkopf


Time Out New York (December 25, 2014—January 7, 2015) “Skrillex and Diplo Interview: ‘Right Now We Want to Get People Dancing’” by Kevin Dickson


Times of London (UK, September 1997) (February 19, 2012) “Madonna’s Stalker: Creepy Storage Locker…REVEALED!”


Today (Australia, January 2015) Interview by Richard Wilkins


Today (March 9—10, 2015) Interview with Carson Daly


Today (June 14, 2019) Interview with Harry Smith


Towleroad (March 19, 2005) “The End of an Era in Times Square” by Andy Towle


Towleroad (June 3, 2009) “Christopher Ciccone Calls Guy Ritchie a Miserable Homophobe, Again” by Andy Towle


Towleroad (July 18, 2008) “Now, k.d. lang Denies Relationship with Madonna” by Andy Towle


TV Guide (August 10—16, 1985) How to Tell TV’s Good Videos from the Bad Ones” by Kenneth Turan


TV Guide (April 11—17, 1998) “Madonna Confidential” by Mary Murphy


TV Guide (August 19, 2002) “Seven Silly Questions with Michael Vartan” by Michael Ausiello


TV Hits (UK 1998) “Express Yourself”


TweakTown (February 23, 2013) “Dick Tracy (1990) Blu-ray Movie Review” by Ben Gourlay


U (1990) “The Making of Blond Ambition & ‘Vogue’” by Michael Louis


Us (September 7, 1987) “How’s That Girl?” by Fred Schruers


Us (June 12, 1989) “Madonna Sizzles” by Carl Wayne Arrington


Us (May 30, 1991) “The Immaculate Conceptions” by Michael Musto


Us (May 30, 1991) “The Us Magazine Reviews: Movies” by Lawrence Frascella


Us (June 13, 1991) “If You’re Going to Reveal Yourself, Reveal Yourself” by Adrian Deevoy


Us (February 1993) “The Madonna Machine” by Jeffrey Ressner


Us (October 1993) “(Immaterial) Girl” by Jamie Malanowski


Us (February 1995) “Our Madonna Complex” by Arion Berger


Us (March 1996) “Faces & Places”


Us (January 1997) “Madonna” by Mim Udovitch


Us (September 1997) “Ear Today, Gone Tomorrow”


Us (June 1999) “Rupert Everett: The Us Interview” by Chris Heath


Us (October 2, 2000) “The Maternal Girl” by Todd Gold


Us (August 6, 2001) “What It Feels Like for a Girl on Tour”


Us (September 17, 2001) “Hot Stuff” by Michael Lewittes


Us (October 21, 2002) “The Ritchie$’ Riche$” by Mara Reinstein


Us (April 14, 2003) “Faces & Places”


Us (April 21, 2003) “Madonna’s War with Her Label”


Us (August 18, 2003) “Madonna on the Move”


Us (September 1, 2003) “Madonna’s A-List B-Day Spectacular!”


Us (September 15, 2003) “Close Encounters 2”


Us (September 15, 2003) “Loose Talk: Kiss Edition!”


Us (July 18, 2005) “Faces & Places”


Us (September 26, 2005) “Faces & Places”


Us (November 21, 2005) “Faces & Places”


Us (February 13, 2006) “Costly Curves”


Us (February 13, 2006) “Hot Pics!”


Us (May 1, 2006) “Guy’s Dad Is Worried”


Us (May 29, 2006) “Childhood Homes” by Gabe Guarente


Us (October 30, 2006) “A Father’s Heartbreak”


Us (August 6, 2007) “Feuds of the Week”


Us (April 28, 2008) “My Worst Outfits Ever! By Madonna”


Us (May 26, 2008) “John vs. Madonna”


Us (October 27, 2008) “Feuds of the Week”


Us (September 1, 2008) “Madonna on A-Rod: He’s a ‘Friend’”


Us (May 4, 2009) “Celeb Real Estate Roundup”


Us (May 4, 2009) “The Record”


Us (August 3, 2009) “Madonna’s Tour Tragedy”


Us (September 4, 2010) “What’s in a Name? Madonna’s Son, David Banda”


Us (May 23, 2011) “Red Carpet: Met Gala Style”


Us (September 12, 2011) “Stars’ Wacky Health Habits”


Us (September 19, 2011) “Hot Pics! More Fab Film Fest!”


Us (June 18, 2012) “What Stars Would Do as President”


Us (October 29, 2012) “Hot Stuff”


Us (January 14, 2013) “Hot Pics!: Hall of Fame Flubs”


Us (May 27, 2013) “Hot Stuff: Madonna—She Snubs Gwyneth”


Us (June 3, 2013) “Hot Pics!: Billboard’s Blowout”


USA Today (October 19, 1992) “Madonna’s Erotica Album: Sonic Safe Sex” by Edna Gundersen


USA Today (October 21, 1992) “The Naked Truth: Madonna’s Anticlimactic Sex” by Deidre Donahue


USA Today (February 20, 1995) “Hollywood Has an Eye for Art”


USA Today (August 1, 1996) “The Material Girl’s Girl” by Karen Thomas


USA Today (November 8, 1996) “Showing Their Oscar Potential” by Andy Seiler


USA Today (November 1996) “Ardent Madonna Materializes on Evita Album” by David Patrick Stearns


USA Today (July 29, 1997) “LuPone Raps Evita Film” by Matt Roush


USA Today (March 3, 2000) “Next Best Thing: Madonna’s Not-So-Straight Story” by Susan Wloszczyna


USA Today (October 20, 2005) “Madonna, David Letterman Ride Horses”


USA Today (October 28, 2005) “Madonna at a Crossroads” by Elysa Gardner


USA Today: YouTube (November 6, 2014) “Jennifer Lopez on Being Inspired by Madonna”


USA Today (February 28, 2015) “Madonna’s New Album Is Full of Heart” by Elysa Gardner


USA Weekend (June 8—10, 1990) “Totally Outrageous” by Richard Price (October 2, 2009) “Madonna: Jennifer Lopez Gave Me ‘Super-Sharp Looks’ at Concert” (January 22, 2015) “Julianne Moore: Madonna Was ‘Method-y’ on Body of Evidence, Didn’t Talk to Me” by Stephanie Webber (January 28, 2015) “Madonna Was a Mess When Daughter Lourdes Left for College: ‘It Was Like Losing My Arm’” by Stephanie Webber (March 23, 2015) “Exclusive: Madonna: I’d Be Invited to Meet Obama If I Were Married to Jay Z—The Complete 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me” by Ian Drew (March 24, 2015) “Exclusive: Madonna: Who Would She Apologize to If She Could? Outtakes from her 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me” by Ian Drew


V (Summer 2014) “Bonding Session” by Madonna


V (Winter 2021) “Madonna Forever” by Jeremy O. Harris


Vanity Fair (August 1985) “Let the Mascara Run” by James Wolcott


Vanity Fair (December 1986) “Classic Madonna” by Michael Gross


Vanity Fair (April 1990) “White Heat” by Kevin Sessums


Vanity Fair (April 1991) “The Misfit” by Lynn Hirschberg


Vanity Fair (October 1992) “Madonna in Wonderland” by Maureen Orth


Vanity Fair (November 1996) “Madonna’s Private Diaries” by Madonna


Vanity Fair (March 1998) “Madonna and Child” by Ingrid Sischy


Vanity Fair (March 2000) “Just Great Friends” by Ned Zeman


Vanity Fair (November 2000) “The Eighties”


Vanity Fair (November 2000) “Like an Artist” by Steven Daly


Vanity Fair (October 2002) “Madonna Marlene” by Steven Daly


Vanity Fair (May 2008) “Madonnarama!” by Rich Cohen


Vanity Fair (October 2010) “Who’s That Girl?”


Vanity Fair (September 2011) “Windsor Dressing” by Krista Smith


Vanity Fair (October 11, 2021) “Inside the Madonna Performance That Ended in a 'Like a Prayer' Jazz Parade Through the Streets of Harlem” by Chris Murphy


Variety (1996) “Evita” by Todd McCarthy


Variety (March 6—12, 2000) “Mild Thing Means Well” by Dennis Harvey


Variety (May 27, 2002) “Review: Up for Grabs” by Matt Wolf


Variety (June 13, 2019) “Album Review: Madonna's Madame X by Jeremy Helligar


Variety (October 8, 2021) Madame X Review: A Madonna Concert Film That's Heavy on Message, Light on Euphoria” by Owen Gleiberman


Venice (June 1991) “A Sexual Girl in a Repressed World” by Noah Forde


Venice (June 1991) “The Truth Behind Dare: Miramax Film’ Harvey Weinstein” by Richard Schultz (August 20, 2008) “Margaret Cho on Madonna’s ‘Express Yourself’”


Video Age, The (Australia, January 1986) “Hanging Out with an UnDesperate Susan Seidelman” by Mary Blume


Village Voice (October 7—13, 1981) Ad


Village Voice (November 26, 1996) “Evita: The Complete Motion Picture Music Soundtrack” by Michael Musto


Village Voice (December 1996) “Working-Class Heroes” by J. Hoberman


Village Voice (September 2, 1997) “Madonna Read” by Michael Musto


Village Voice (March 14, 2000) “Through a Mirror Darkly” by Dennis Lim


Village Voice (September 26, 2000) “Act of Contrition” by Phil Dellio


Village Voice (October 9—15, 2002) “To Have and to Hold” by Michael Atkinson


Village Voice (April 9—15, 2003) “Lucky Star” by Vince Aletti


Vogue (May 1989) “Madonna Holds Court” by Vicki Woods


Vogue (October 1992) “Madonna’s Head Trip” by David Handelman


Vogue (October 1996) “Madonna’s Moment” by Julie Salamon


Vogue (August 2005) “Like a Duchess” by Hamish Bowles


Vox (UK April 1998) “Immaculate Projection” by Angus Batey


Vox (UK April 1998) “William Orbit Speaks!” by Ian Wade


W (June 1996) “Mariah Carey”


W (April 2003) “Madonna Unbound”


W (June 2006) “Madonna Rides Again”


W (March 2009) “Blame It On Rio”


W (July 27, 2017) “Inside Leonardo DiCaprio's Insane Saint-Tropez Gala with Madonna and Kate Winslet” by Stephanie Eckardt


Warner Bros. Records Proudly Presents Holiday Favorites (1993)


Washington Post (June 15, 2004) “Prime Madonna” by David Segal (2004


Washington Post (March 9, 2015) “Be Still, the Unseemly Beating of Madonna’s Rebel Heart” by Chris Richards


Weekend Australian Magazine, The (Australia, December 18, 2010) “10 Questions: David Williamson” by Greg Callaghan


Who (Australia, October 19, 1992) “Naked Ambition” by Andrew Abrahams


Who (Australia, July 26, 1999) “All Powers to Her” by Steve Dougherty


Windy City Times (June 25, 2013) “Carlton Wilborn on Dancing, Madonna, Forgiveness and The Boarder” by Andrew Davis


Wonderwall (2011) “Madonna Gets Nostalgic About Exes Sean Penn, Guy Ritchie”


Word of Mouth (June 1986) “Madonna Plays Burbank”


WWD (June 24, 2021) “Madonna's Videographer Ricardo Gomes Discusses New Projects”


Yahoo! Movies (March 27, 2015) “Desperately Seeking Susan Turns 30: An Oral History of the Downtown Classic” by Carrie Rickey


Yahoo! Music (July 26, 2013) “Dress You Up: Meet Maripol, the Woman Behind Madonna’s Look” by Lyndsey Parker


Yahoo! Music (February 4, 2015) “Ricky Martin Remembers His Historic Grammy Performance, Getting Love from Madonna” by Laura Ferreiro


Yahoo! Music (March 25, 2014) “The Unusual Story of Cyndi Lauper’s ‘Girls Just Want to Have Fun’” by Lyndsey Parker


YANN Calls…David LaChapelle, Part 1—Episode 4 (August 12, 2014)


YM (August 1990) “Yo, Madonna!”


YM (January 1993) “20 Questions with Madonna” (April 5, 2011) “YouKnowIGotSoul Interview with Kiley Dean” (April 21, 2008) “Madonna Shouts Out Katy Perry” (July 23, 2014) “Max Schneider Talks Meeting His Girlfriend in a Gay Club & Photoshoots with Madonna” (March 9, 2015) “Madonna on Rebel Heart, Collaborating with Kanye, and Old Rock Star Sexim” by Sean Evans (February 6, 2022) “Will Julia Garner Possibly Play Madonna? | WWHL”