Madonna is now 59 years old, and her fan army is celebrating her legacy. After all, the Queen of Pop helped shape music today. But she topped herself in both controversy and pushing boundaries when she tackled religion with "Like a Prayer" in , garnering yet another 1 pop hit in the process. Which "like a" song is more iconic? Below are some notable lyrics to "Like a Virgin," per Genius.
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It's not every day you get kissed on lips by someone you have a crush on, but that's exactly what happened to Madonna in The moment between the two stars aired live to the world on September 6, from the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles. Madonna, smoking a cigarette and accompanied by two smoking backing dancers, comes on stage to present the Video Vanguard Award to "an artist who has made outstanding contributions to the world of music video. What follows is a montage of George Michael speaking about his music videos and including clips from 'I Want Your Sex', 'Faith' and 'Monkey', before the cameras cut back to Madonna.
Madonna releases Like a Virgin
M adonna started a disco chick with a reasonably well-received debut album to her name. Then she released Like a Virgin. Although it also combined nightclub-friendly beats with catchy melodies, its tone was dramatically different. On the cover: a picture of the singer wearing a belt with the contentious slogan "Boy Toy". Inside: a handful of songs that set her apart from every female singer who had come before.
Happy Birthday to Madonna! If you've read our Top 10 Madonna Songs, you'll see some familiar songs on this list for which she's created some amazing performances. This artist has given us many incredible performances, making it easy to find some of her most stellar times, but difficult to pick the best of the best! Our first choice.