Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com reports that Madonna’s new album ‘Confessions On A Dance Floor’ has leaked to the internet ahead of its November 15th release date. He writes, “All in all, ‘Confessions’ is a return to what Madonna does best: mindless, fun, dance music.” Friedman added, “I never grade CDs, but let’s give her an A- and head for a nightclub. It’s just good fun.” Read more.
MTV Excited To Have Madonna For EMAs
November 3, 2005 – Madonna will give the first global live television performance from her new album when she appears at the MTV Europe Music Awards. “It is so hot for us to have Madonna, as her album is due out soon and her single has just been released, so it’s really timely for her and for us,” Brent Hansen, creative president at MTV Networks International tells Reuters.
SVT Chats With Madonna
November 1, 2005 – SVT recently caught up with Madonna to discuss her new album, where the singer talked about her decision to work with Bloodshy & Avant. Madonna said that her daughter Lourdes was a big fan of music they had written for former S Club star Rachel Stevens and Britney Spears. The two-minute interview svt.se has since been removed.
Madonna Racking Up Parking Tickets From Gym Visits
November 1, 2005 – OK! magazine reports that Madonna’s chauffeur has been gathering up $176 parking violations for the Material Girl, obtained during visits to the gym, totaling $4,388! The singer’s driver reportedly told an officer, “You know I can’t move, you know what I’m here for. So if you’re going to ticket me, just get on with it and get out of here.”
Madonna Wasn’t A Model Patient
November 1, 2005 – World Entertainment News Network reports that Madonna is admitting she freaked out after her horse riding accident, which resulted in a cracked scapula and broke four ribs. “I had to be rushed to the hospital and have a thousand X-rays and I was totally in denial,” she revealed. “I was screaming at the nurses; they weren’t very happy with me. I just thought, ‘Oh God, the rest of my summer’s ruined, I won’t be able to dance anymore, I won’t be able to do yoga anymore. How long will I be an invalid and incapacitated?’ I just freaked out.”
Kabbalah Guru Accused Of Fraud
October 31, 2005 – Shaul Youdkevitch, head of the Kabbalah Center in Israel, who got Madonna to make a pilgrimage to Israel last year, has been busted for defrauding a cancer-stricken woman out of $55,000, officials said Sunday.