The Mirror reports that Madonna was so craving for a margarita cocktail at the weekend she sent staff at the Grinch bar scouring the streets of Manchester for mixers. “Suddenly one of her aides rushed in with a special request,” a spokesman at Grinch explained. “He was still wearing his access all areas and stage passes. Staff were surprised but made the ingredients up for her anyway. It was poured into mineral water bottles and the bloke rushed back with them to Madonna at the gig.”
Hollywood’s Kabbalah Connection
August 15, 2004 – Contributed anonymously: E! television will be having a special titled ‘Hollywood’s Kabbalah Connection’ Friday (August 20) at 7:30 ET/PT. Britney Spears, Madonna and Demi Moore will all be talked about, as well as the infamous red string that you see everyone wearing.
Is Madonna’s Act Wearing Thin?
August 13, 2004 – In Touch magazine reports that Madonna recently tried to get Rosie O’Donnell to wear a Kabbalah bracelet, but Rosie wasn’t interested. And when she ran into Jerry Seinfeld waiting for his wife, Jessica, in a New York Starbucks, Madonna said Jessica wouldn’t have been late if she “had the power of Kabbalah in her life.” Jerry shot back: “Why? Did they add a Kabbalah lane in the Lincoln Tunnel?”
Madonna’s Concerts Top The Charts Again
August 13, 2004 – Contributed by StilettoSadist: Madonna’s Re-Invention tour tops the Billboard Boxscores charts again. Her shows are featured five times in the top six and the Madison Square Garden shows are No. 1 on the chart.
Madison Square Garden, NYC – $12,674,925 Total Attendance 88,625 (6 shows – Sold Out)
American Airlines Arena, Miami – $4,145,760 Total Attendance 30,580 (2 shows – Sold Out)
Office Depot Center, Ft. Lauderdale – $3,834,522 Total Attendance 28,208 (2 shows – Sold Out)
MCI Center, Washington DC – $3,486,684 Total Attendance 26,788 (2 shows – Sold Out)
Philips Arena, Atlanta – $3,450,874 Total Attendance 25,627 (2 shows – Sold Out)
Madonna Pushing Kabbalah Water On Tour
August 13, 2004 – Jeannette Walls of MSNBC.com reports Madonna stunned concert organizers in Ireland with her backstage demands which, according to sources, which included a request for 25 cases of Kabbalah water as well as vodka to remove stains from her outfits. Read more.