Madame X is the fourteenth studio album by American singer and songwriter Madonna. It was released on June 14, 2019, by Interscope Records. The album was creatively influenced by her expatriate life in Lisbon, Portugal, after relocating there in summer 2017. Madonna co-wrote and co-produced the album with a number of musicians, including Mirwais, Mike Dean, and Jason Evigan. It also features guest performances by Maluma, Quavo, Swae Lee, and Anitta.
What inspired the album? No matter where we are. Where we travel. Madame X is a secret agent Traveling around the world Changing identities Fighting for freedom Bringing light to dark place. She is a cha cha instructor A professor A head of state A housekeeper An equestrian A prisoner A student A teacher A nun A cabaret singer A saint A prostitute. How was it working with Mirwais on the album? I was amazing. I mean I hadn’t worked with him probably in about seven years and so it was not, I wasn’t sure whether he was gonna like the direction I was gonna go, that I wanted to go in.
Madame X is the name she says Martha Graham gave her when she acted up in dance class, and as she’s explained, Madame X is back to her roots, OK? She doesn’t care. She made it with Mike Dean, her collaborator on 2015’s Rebel Heart, and Mirwais Ahmadzai, who co-produced one of her best ever (2000’s Music) as well as American Life. Imagine going back in time to the Eighties and saying, Someday, Madonna will chant ‘Bitch I’m loca’ the same week Bruce Springsteen releases his concept album about horses. These two legends never let us down, in their very different ways. Time will tell if Madame X has staying power or not. But if you love Madonna for her shamelessness - bitch, she’s loca. In This Article: Hip Hop, Latin, Madonna, Maluma.
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Madame X is the fourteenth studio album by Madonna. The album was released on June 14, 2019. The lead single "Medellín", a collaboration with Colombian singer Maluma, was released on April 17, 2019. Madonna stated that the record was "born in Lisbon" and she originally worked with a lot of Portuguese musicians, before expanding to a lot of different countries including Brazil and Colombia. She has called the project a "global album".
Jeremy's Most Recent Stories. The rebel heart she claimed to have in the title of this album’s 2015 predecessor is beating more loudly and passionately than ever before. Freed from the need to be number one with a bullet, Madonna finally has released an entire album that lives up to her reputation as one of pop’s greatest risk-takers.
Madame X was a nickname given to her at 19 by her dance instructor, the legendary Martha Graham. That was in the beginning of my career when I didn’t think about who I should be or what I should be, Madonna told Billboard in May. In recent press, her wariness of public scrutiny after almost four decades of stardom is palpable: I preferred life before phone, she told Grigoriadis regarding the internet’s consistently shabby treatment of her. You can see why she yearns for a clean slate. At the same time, Madame X is a secret agent, a dancer, a professor, a head of state, a nun, a housekeeper, and several other things, according to Madonna’s video announcement of the album. Later, she clarified : I embody all of those people but then I also use those people to the extreme in the form of Madame X as a disguise to do my work.
Madame X Is an Album - and a Persona. To announce the album, Madonna dropped a 90-second teaser video introducing fans to her latest alter ego, Madame X. Donning a variety of costumes and disguises, Madge explains in voiceover the basis of the new persona at the center of her upcoming LP. I decided to call my record Madame X, she says in the video before listing off the enigmatic character’s many identities. Madame X is a secret agent traveling around the world, changing identities, fighting for freedom. Bringing light to dark places. Madame X is a dancer.
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