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A Certain Sacrifice is a 1985 American drama film co-written and directed by Stephen Jon Lewicki and starring Madonna, Jeremy Pattnosh and Charles Kurtz.
A Chorus Line is a 1985 American musical film directed by Richard Attenborough, starring Michael Douglas.
A League of Their Own is a 1992 American comedy-drama film that tells a fictionalized account of the real-life All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL).
ABBA (stylised ᗅᗺᗷᗅ) were a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972.
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The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
Acoustic music is music that solely or primarily uses instruments that produce sound through acoustic means, as opposed to electric or electronic means.
Advance Publications, Inc., is an American media company owned by the descendants of S.I. Newhouse Sr.; Donald Newhouse and S.I. Newhouse, Jr.
Al Nisr Publishing is a company based in Dubai, UAE.
Alan McGee (born 29 September 1960) is a Scottish businessman and music industry executive.
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Sir Alan William Parker, (born 14 February 1944) is an English film director, producer and screenwriter.
Alek Keshishian (born 30 July 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon) is a Lebanese-born American film director.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide service website.
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The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) (stylized in its logo as abc since 1962) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is owned by the Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
American Life is the ninth studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
"American Life" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
"American Pie" is a song by American folk rock singer and songwriter Don McLean.
Andrew David Morton (born 1953, Dewsbury) is an English journalist and writer who has published biographies of royal figures such as Diana, Princess of Wales, and celebrity subjects including Tom Cruise, Angelina Jolie and Monica Lewinsky; several of his books have been unauthorised and contain contested assertions.
Andy Warhol (August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987) was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art.
"Angel" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her second studio album Like a Virgin.
Ann Powers (born 4 February 1964) is an American writer and pop music critic.
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Anne Sexton (November 9, 1928 – October 4, 1974) was an American poet, known for her highly personal, confessional verse.
Richard David James (born 18 August 1971), best known by his alias Aphex Twin, is an Irish-born British electronic musician and composer.
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Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) is an American singer and musician.
In music, an arrangement is a musical reconceptualization of a previously composed work.
Art Deco, or Deco, is an influential visual arts design style that first appeared in France just before World War I and began flourishing internationally in the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s before its popularity waned after World War II.
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Arthur and the Minimoys (French: Arthur et les Minimoys, also known as Arthur and the Invisibles in North America) is a 2006 English-language French adventure comedy fantasy animated/live-action feature film adaptation of the 2002 children's book Arthur and the Minimoys, and the 2003 sequel Arthur and the Forbidden City, written by filmmaker Luc Besson, who also directed the film.
Ashgate Publishing is an academic book and journal publisher based in Farnham (Surrey, United Kingdom).
Attitude (often stylized as attitude) is a British gay lifestyle magazine owned by Attitude Media Ltd.
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me is a 1999 spy action comedy film and the second film in the ''Austin Powers'' series.
The Australian Broadcasting Company was a consortium of entertainment interests formed in 1929 to supply radio programs for broadcast on the former "A-class" transmitters contracted to the Federal Government's National Broadcasting Service.
Tim Bergling (born 8 September 1989), better known by his stage name Avicii (stylized as AVICII or ◢ ◤ symbol), is a Swedish DJ, remixer, and record producer.
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"Bad Girl" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna, recorded for her fifth studio album, Erotica (1992).
Bantam Books is an American publishing house owned entirely by parent company Random House, a subsidiary of Penguin Random House; it is an imprint of the Random House Publishing Group.
Baroque music is a style of Western art music composed from approximately 1600 to 1750.
Bay City is a city in Bay County, Michigan, located near the base of the Saginaw Bay on Lake Huron.
BBC Radio 2 is one of the BBC's national radio stations and the most popular station in the United Kingdom.
The Beastie Boys were an American hip hop band from New York City, formed in 1981.
"Beautiful Stranger" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Bedtime Stories is the sixth studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna, released on October 25, 1994 by Maverick Records.
The Belfast Telegraph is a daily newspaper published in Belfast, Northern Ireland, by Independent News & Media.
The Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, formerly called the Royale Theatre, is a Broadway theatre located at 242 West 45th Street (George Abbott Way) in midtown Manhattan.
Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television and theater.
A big band is a type of musical ensemble that originated in the United States and is associated with jazz and the Swing Era typically consisting of percussion, brass, and woodwind instruments totalling approximately 12 to 25 musicians.
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Billboard (stylized as billboard) is an American music magazine, originally headquartered in New York City, New York and now owned by Prometheus Global Media.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 highest-ranking music albums and EPs in the United States, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
The Billboard charts tabulate the relative weekly popularity of songs or albums in the United States and elsewhere.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for singles, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
The Billboard Music Award is an honor given by Billboard, a publication and music popularity chart covering the music business.
The Birmingham Mail is a tabloid newspaper based in Birmingham, England but distributed around Birmingham, The Black Country, Solihull, Warwickshire and parts of Worcestershire and Staffordshire.
BitTorrent, Inc., headquartered in San Francisco, California, is a privately held American company that is responsible for the ongoing development of the BitTorrent peer-to-peer protocol, as well as the ongoing development of µTorrent and BitTorrent Mainline, two clients for that protocol.
Björn Kristian Ulvaeus (born 25 April 1945; credited as Björn Ulvæus) is a Swedish songwriter, producer, a former member of the Swedish musical group ABBA (1972–1982), and co-composer of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia!.
The Blond Ambition World Tour was the third concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Blond Ambition World Tour Live (credited as Live! Madonna: Blond Ambition World Tour 90 in the video sequence) is a video album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Bloodhounds of Broadway is a 1989 film based on four Damon Runyon stories.
Blue in the Face is a 1995 comedy directed by Wayne Wang and Paul Auster.
BNET was an online magazine dedicated to issues of business management.
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Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, artist and writer.
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Robert Nesta "Bob" Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican reggae singer, song writer, musician, and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim.
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Body of Evidence is a 1993 American erotic thriller film produced by Dino De Laurentiis and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and originally had the rare NC-17 rating.
Bondage or ligotage is consensually tying, binding, or restraining a partner for erotic, aesthetic, and/or somatosensory stimulation.
"Borderline" is a song by American singer Madonna from her self-titled debut album.
In the motion picture industry, a box office bomb or box office flop is a film that is viewed as highly unsuccessful or unprofitable during its theatrical run, sometimes preceding hype regarding its cost, production, or marketing efforts.
Boxing Helena is a 1993 American romance and horror film directed by Jennifer Chambers Lynch, and starring Sherilyn Fenn, Julian Sands, and Bill Paxton.
The Breakfast Club were an American group.
Breathless Mahoney is a mob moll character in the American comic strip Dick Tracy which was created by Chester Gould in 1931.
The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC), before 1985 known as British Board of Film Censors, is a non-governmental organization, founded by the film industry in 1912 and responsible for the national classification and censorship of films within the United Kingdom.
The BPI (British Recorded Music Industry) Limited, commonly known as the British Phonographic Industry or BPI, is the British recorded music industry's trade association.
Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer and actress.
Broadway is a road in the U.S. state of New York.
"Burning Up" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her self-titled debut album.
"Bye Bye Baby" is a song recorded by American singer and songwriter Madonna, for her fifth studio album Erotica (1992).
Callaway Arts & Entertainment is a family entertainment company specializing in the design, production, and publication of illustrated books and multimedia products.
A cameo role or cameo appearance (often shortened to just cameo) is a brief appearance or voice part of a known person in a work of the performing arts, typically unnamed or appearing as themselves.
Capri pants (also known as Capris, crop pants, long or three-quarter pants, and clam diggers) are mid-calf pants worn by women in warm weather.
"Causing a Commotion" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
CBS News is the news division of American television and radio network CBS.
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Thomas DeCarlo Callaway (born May 30, 1975), Many sources state 1974, however prison records state 1975.
Celebration is the third greatest hits album by American singer-songwriter Madonna, and the final release under her contract with Warner Bros. Records, her record company since 1982.
Celebration is a song recorded by American singer and songwriter Madonna for her third greatest hits album of the same name (2009).
Chaka Khan (born Yvette Marie Stevens, March 23, 1953) is an American singer-songwriter whose career has spanned four decades, beginning in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus.
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"Cherish" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her fourth studio album Like a Prayer (1989).
China Daily is an English-language daily newspaper published in the People's Republic of China.
Christian symbolism is the use of symbols, including archetypes, acts, artwork or events, by Christianity.
Christina María Aguilera (born December 18, 1980) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
Christopher Ciccone (November 22, 1960) is an American artist, music concert and video director, dancer, author, and interior and furniture designer.
Chrysler, officially FCA US LLC, is an American automobile manufacturer headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan and owned by holding company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, headquartered in London, U.K. Chrysler is one of the "Big Three" American automobile manufacturers.
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Cirque du Soleil ("Circus of the Sun") is a Canadian entertainment company.
Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western music, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.
CNET (stylized as c|net) is an American media website that publishes reviews, news, articles, blogs, podcasts and videos on technology and consumer electronics globally.
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The Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner.
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A compilation album is an album (music or spoken-word) featuring tracks from one or more performers, often culled from a variety of sources (such as studio albums, live albums, singles, demos and outtakes.) The tracks are usually collected according to a common characteristic, such as popularity, genre, source or subject matter.
Confessions on a Dance Floor is the tenth studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Confessions Tour was the seventh concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Confirmation is a rite of initiation in several Christian denominations, normally carried out through anointing, the laying on of hands, and prayer, for the purpose of bestowing the Gift of the Holy Spirit.
as a confirmation rite of initiation Confirmation is one of the seven sacraments through which Catholics pass in the process of their religious upbringing.
Consequence of Sound (CoS) is a Chicago-based online magazine featuring news, editorials, and reviews of music and movies.
Contemporary R&B, also known as simply R&B, is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, soul, funk, pop, hip hop and dance.
Continuum International Publishing Group was an academic publisher of books with editorial offices in London and New York City.
American recording artist Madonna has created a large amount of controversy with The MDNA Tour.
The cowbell is an idiophone hand percussion instrument used in various styles of music including salsa and infrequently in popular music.
Cox Enterprises, Inc. is a privately held American media conglomerate based in Atlanta, Georgia.
Cranfield School of Management is the business school of Cranfield University, the UK's only wholly postgraduate university specialising in science, technology, engineering and management.
"Crazy for You" is a song by American singer Madonna from the soundtrack to 1985 film Vision Quest.
Cross burning or cross lighting is a practice widely associated with the Ku Klux Klan, although the historical practice long predates the Klan's inception.
According to three of the canonical Gospels a woven crown of thorns was placed on the head of Jesus during the events leading up to the Crucifixion of Jesus.
A crucifix (from Latin cruci fixus meaning "(one) fixed to a cross") is an image of Jesus on the cross, as distinct from a bare cross.
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A cultural critic is a critic of a given culture, usually as a whole and typically on a radical basis.
The culture of the United States is primarily Western, but is influenced by African, Native American, Asian, Polynesian, and Latin American cultures.
The Daily News is an American newspaper based in New York City.
Daily News and Analysis (DNA) is an Indian broadsheet launched in 2005 and published in English from Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Jaipur, Bengaluru and Indore in India. It is the first English broadsheet daily in India to introduce an all-colour page format. It targets a young readership and is owned and managed by Diligent Media Corporation.
The Dance Club Songs chart (previously known as Hot Dance Club Songs, Club Play Singles, Hot Dance Club Play, Hot Dance/Disco and Disco Action) is a weekly national survey of the songs that are most popular in U.S. dance clubs.
Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.
Dangerous Game (also known as Snake Eyes) is a 1993 film directed by Abel Ferrara starring Madonna, Harvey Keitel and James Russo.
Floyd Nathaniel "Nate" Hills (born February 22, 1982), professionally known as Danja, is an American record producer and songwriter from Virginia Beach, Virginia.
David Blaine (born David Blaine White; April 4, 1973) is an American magician, illusionist and endurance artist.
David Bowie (born David Robert Jones, 8 January 1947) is an English singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, arranger, painter, and actor.
David William Rabe (born March 10, 1940) is an American playwright and screenwriter.
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The Dayton Daily News (DDN) is a daily newspaper published in Dayton, Ohio.
"Deeper and Deeper" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna, recorded for her fifth studio album, Erotica (1992).
Deitch Projects was a contemporary art gallery in New York City founded by Jeffrey Deitch.
A demo (from "demonstration") is a song or group of songs recorded for limited circulation or reference use rather than for general public release.
Desperately Seeking Susan is a 1985 American comedy-drama film directed by Susan Seidelman and starring Rosanna Arquette and Madonna.
Destiny's Child was an American R&B girl group whose final and best-known line-up comprised Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams.
The city of Detroit, Michigan, filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy on July 18, 2013.
"Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend" is a song introduced by Carol Channing in the original Broadway production of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1949), which was written by Jule Styne and Leo Robin.
Dick Tracy is a 1990 American action comedy film based on the 1930s comic strip character of the same name created by Chester Gould.
Die Another Day (2002) is the twentieth spy film in the ''James Bond'' series, and the fourth and last film to star Pierce Brosnan as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond.
"Die Another Day" is the theme song from the James Bond film of the same name by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Thomas Wesley Pentz (born November 10, 1978), better known by his stage name Diplo, is an American DJ, record producer, rapper and songwriter based in Los Angeles, California.
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Direct-to-video or straight-to-video (also known as direct-to-VHS, direct-to-DVD, direct-to-Blu-ray, direct-to-digital, etc.) refers to the release of a film to the public immediately on home video formats rather than a theatrical release or television broadcast.
Disco is a genre of dance music containing elements of funk, soul, pop, and salsa that was most popular in the mid to late 1970s, though it has had brief resurgences.
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A dominatrix (plural dominatrixes or dominatrices) or mistress is a woman who takes the dominant role in bondage, discipline (in the sexual-fetish sense of the word) and sadomasochism, or BDSM.
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Donald "Don" McLean III (born October2, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter best known for the 1971 album American Pie, containing the songs "American Pie" and "Vincent".
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"Don't Tell Me" is a song recorded by American singer Madonna, for her eighth studio album Music (2000).
Dornoch (Dòrnach; Dornach) is a town and seaside resort, and former Royal burgh in the Highlands of Scotland.
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Dornoch Cathedral is a parish church in the Church of Scotland, serving the small Sutherland town of Dornoch, in the Scottish Highlands.
A double entendre is a figure of speech or a particular way of wording that is devised to be understood in either of two ways, having a double meaning.
Douglas Kellner (born 1943) is a "third generation" critical theorist in the tradition of the Frankfurt Institute for Social Research, or Frankfurt School.
"Dress You Up" is a song by American singer Madonna.
Drowned World Tour was the fifth concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna in support of her seventh and eighth studio albums Ray of Light and Music.
Drowned World Tour 2001 is the fifth video album by American singer and songwriter Madonna.
Dunkin' Donuts is an American global doughnut company and coffeehouse chain based in Canton, Massachusetts in Greater Boston. It was founded in 1950 by William Rosenberg in Quincy, Massachusetts. Since its founding, the company has grown to become one of the largest coffee and baked goods chains in the world, with 11,000 restaurants in 33 countries. The chain's products include doughnuts, bagels, other baked goods, and a wide variety of hot and iced beverages. The company primarily competes with Starbucks, as over half the company's business is in coffee sales, as well as with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and Honey Dew Donuts. Before 1990, Dunkin' Donuts' primary competitor was Mister Donut, but in February of that year Mister Donut was acquired by Dunkin' Donuts' owner Allied-Lyons.Sauter, Michael B. and Alexander E. M. Hess.. Page 2. 247wallst.com After the acquisition of Mister Donut by Allied-Lyons, all Mister Donut stores in North America were offered the chance to change their name to Dunkin' Donuts., Dunkin' Donuts is owned by Dunkin' Brands Inc., which also owns Baskin-Robbins and previously owned the Togo's chain.
Edward VIII (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David; 23 June 1894 – 28 May 1972) was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Empire, and Emperor of India, from 20 January 1936 until his abdication on 11 December the same year.
El Mundo (Spanish for "The World", full name El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno, "The World of the 21st Century") is the second largest printed daily newspaper in Spain.
El País (literally The Country) is the highest-circulation daily newspaper in Spain and one of three Madrid dailies considered to be national newspapers of record for Spain (along with El Mundo and ABC).
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Electronic dance music (also known as EDM, electronic dance, dance music, club music, or simply dance) is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres produced largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments and electronic music technology in its production, an electronic musician being a musician who composes and/or performs such music.
Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella.
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor.
Enslow Publishers is an American publisher of books and eBooks Enslow Publishers publishes educational nonfiction, fiction, historical fiction, and trade books for children and young adults.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Time Inc., that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
The erotic thriller is a film and literary subgenre which consists of a thriller, that uses suspense, tension, and excitement as its main elements, with an element of eroticism.
Erotica is the fifth studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Esther is a feminine given name.
María Eva Duarte de Perón (7 May 1919 – 26 July 1952) was the second wife of Argentine President Juan Perón (1895–1974) and served as the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952.
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"Everybody" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her eponymous debut studio album Madonna (1983).
Evita is a 1996 American musical drama film based on Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical of the same name about Eva Perón.
Evita is a soundtrack album by American singer and songwriter Madonna, released on November 12, 1996 by Warner Bros. Records.
"Express Yourself" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her fourth studio album Like a Prayer (1989).
F+W, formerly F+W Publications and F+W Media, is a media and e-commerce company headquartered in New York City.
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Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia (FJCR) — Russian religious organization, unifying communities of Orthodox Judaism, mostly of Chabad Hasidic movement.
Fellatio (also known as fellation, and colloquially as blowjob, BJ, giving head, or sucking off) is an oral sex act involving the use of the mouth or throat, which is performed by a person on the penis of another person or oneself (autofellatio).
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"Fever" is a song written by Eddie Cooley and Otis Blackwell, who used the pseudonym John Davenport.
Film Journal International is a motion-picture industry trade magazine published by the American company Prometheus Global Media.
Filth and Wisdom is a 2008 film directed by Madonna, starring Eugene Hütz, Holly Weston, Vicky McClure and Richard E. Grant.
In the field of textiles, fishnet is hosiery with an open, diamond-shaped knit; it is most often used as a material for stockings, tights or bodystockings.
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Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.
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Fondo de Cultura Económica (FCE, Fondo) is the most important publishing house in Mexico and one of the most important in Latin America.
Forbes is an American business magazine owned by Forbes, Inc.
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Four Rooms is a 1995 anthology comedy film directed by Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell, Robert Rodriguez, and Quentin Tarantino, each directing one segment of the film that in its entirety is loosely based on the adult short fiction writings of Roald Dahl, especially Man from the South which is the basis for the last segment, Penthouse - "The Man from Hollywood" directed by Tarantino.
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Fox News Channel (FNC), also known as Fox News, is an American basic cable and satellite news television channel that is owned by the Fox Entertainment Group subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. As of February 2015, approximately 94,700,000 American households (81.4% of cable, satellite & telco customers) receive the Fox News Channel. The channel broadcasts primarily from studios at Rockefeller Center in New York City. The channel was created by Australian-American media mogul Rupert Murdoch, who hired former Republican Party media consultant and NBC executive Roger Ailes as its founding CEO. It launched on October 7, 1996, to 17 million cable subscribers. It grew during the late 1990s and 2000s to become the dominant cable news network in the United States. Fox News Channel has been accused of biased reporting and promoting the Republican Party. Fox News Channel employees have responded that news reporting and political commentary operate independently, and have denied bias in news reporting.
Frédéric François Chopin (22 February or 1 March 181017 October 1849), born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin, was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic era, who wrote primarily for the solo piano.
French Canadians (also referred to as Franco-Canadians or Canadiens; Canadien(ne)s français(es)) are a major North American ethnic group of Canadian citizens who trace their French ancestry from the descendants of colonists from France who arrived in New France (Canada) in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Frida Kahlo de Rivera (July 6, 1907 – July 13, 1954), born Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican painter who is best known for her self-portraits.
Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang (December 5, 1890 – August 2, 1976) was a German-Austrian filmmaker, screenwriter, and occasional film producer and actor.
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"Frozen" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna, from her seventh studio album Ray of Light (1998).
Funk is a music genre that originated in the mid- to late 1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).
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"Gambler" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna for the soundtrack of the 1985 motion picture Vision Quest.
General Motors Company, commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, that designs, manufactures, markets and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts and sells financial services.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is a 1953 American film adaptation of the 1949 stage musical, released by 20th Century Fox, directed by Howard Hawks, and starring Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe with Charles Coburn, Elliott Reid, Tommy Noonan, George Winslow, Taylor Holmes, and Norma Varden in supporting roles.
George Harvey Strait (born May 18, 1952) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and music producer known as the "King of Country" and one of the most influential and popular recording artists of all time.
GHV2 (an abbreviation of Greatest Hits Volume 2) is the second greatest hits compilation album by American singer-songwriter Madonna, released on November 12, 2001, by Maverick Records.
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Gibson Brands, Inc. (formerly Gibson Guitar Corp.) is an American manufacturer of guitars and other instruments, now based in Nashville, Tennessee.
"Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)", (working title "Been and Gone and Done It"), is a song by Swedish band ABBA.
Girl 6 is a 1996 American film by director Spike Lee about a phone sex operator.
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"Give Me All Your Luvin'" is a song by American singer Madonna from her twelfth studio album, MDNA (2012).
Glamour originally was a term applied to a magical-occult spell that was cast on somebody to make them see something the spell-caster wished them to see, when in fact it was not what it seemed to be.
Glee is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on the Fox network in the United States from May 19, 2009, to March 20, 2015.
Glee: The Music, The Power of Madonna is the debut extended play (EP) by the cast of the musical television series Glee.
This is a list of musical terms that are likely to be encountered in printed scores, music reviews, and program notes.
The Golden Globe Award is an American accolade bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
The Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1951.
The Golden Raspberry Awards, often shortened to the Razzies, is an award ceremony in recognition of the worst in film.
Goldmine, established in September 1974, is an American magazine that focuses on the collectors' market for records, tapes, CDs, and music-related memorabilia.
Gospel music is a music genre in Christian music.
Grading in education is the process of applying standardized measurements of varying levels of achievement in a course.
A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.
The Grammy Award for Best Dance/Electronica Album (from 2015: Best Dance/Electronic Album) is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards, to recording artists for quality albums in the dance music and electronica genres.
The Grammy Award for Best Music Film (until 2013 known as Best Long Form Music Video) is an accolade presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally named the Gramophone Awards, to performers, directors, and producers of quality videos or musical programs.
The Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media has been awarded since 1988 and is awarded to songs written for films, television, video games or other visual media.
Greenwood Publishing Group (GPG) is an educational and academic publisher (middle school through university level) which is today part of ABC-CLIO.
Guinness World Records, known from its inception in 1955 until 1998 as The Guinness Book of Records and in previous U.S. editions as The Guinness Book of World Records, is a reference book published annually, listing world records, both human achievements and the extremes of the natural world.
Gulf News is a daily English language newspaper published from Dubai.
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Guy Bourdin (2 December 1928, Paris – 29 March 1991, Paris), was a French fashion photographer known for his provocative fashion images.
Guy Stuart Ritchie (born 10 September 1968) is an English filmmaker known for his crime films.
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) is a Swedish multinational retail-clothing company, known for its fast-fashion clothing for men, women, teenagers and children.
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Hal Leonard Corporation is a United States music publishing company founded in Winona, Minnesota, by Harold "Hal" Edstrom, his brother, Everett "Leonard" Edstrom, and fellow musician Roger Busdicker.
Hard Candy is the eleventh studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Hard Candy Fitness is a series of fitness centres which are a partnership between Madonna, her manager Guy Oseary and Mark Mastrov, the founder and CEO of 24 Hour Fitness.
HarperCollins Publishers LLC is one of the world's largest publishing companies and, alongside Hachette, Holtzbrinck/Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster, is part of the "Big Five" English-language publishing companies.
A health club (also known as a fitness club, fitness center, health spa, and commonly referred to as a gym) is a place which houses exercise equipment for the purpose of physical exercise.
"Hey You" is a charity song written by American singer Madonna who co-produced it with Pharrell Williams.
Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.
History (originally The History Channel, from 1995 to 2008) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by A+E Networks, a joint venture between the Hearst Corporation and the Disney–ABC Television Group division of The Walt Disney Company.
"Holiday" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her eponymous debut studio album Madonna (1983).
"Hollywood" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
The Holy See (Sancta Sedes) is the ecclesiastical jurisdiction of the Catholic Church in Rome, the episcopal see of the Bishop of Rome—the Pope.
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Honorific nicknames in popular music are often religious, familial, or (most frequently) royal and aristocratic in nature and are used as a form of expression in the media, or to identify the significance of an artist by fans.
A hook is a musical idea, often a short riff, passage, or phrase, that is used in popular music to make a song appealing and to "catch the ear of the listener".
Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief was a charity telethon held on January 22, 2010 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (January 23, 2010 from 1 a.m. to 3 a.m. UTC).
Horst Paul Albert Bohrmann (August 14, 1906November 18, 1999) who chose to be known as Horst P. Horst was a German-American fashion photographer.
Hot Country Songs is a chart published weekly by ''Billboard'' magazine in the United States.
"Hung Up" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna.
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I Am Because We Are is a 2008 documentary film about AIDS orphans in Malawi.
"I Want You" is a song written by songwriters Leon Ware and Arthur "T-Boy" Ross and performed by singer Marvin Gaye.
"I'll Remember" is a song by American singer Madonna.
I'm Breathless: Music from and Inspired by the Film Dick Tracy is the second soundtrack album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
I'm Going to Tell You a Secret is a 2005 American documentary film directed by Jonas Åkerlund, that follows singer-songwriter Madonna on her 2004 Re-Invention World Tour.
Idolator is a music blog.
"Imagine" is a song written and performed by the English musician John Lennon.
Independent News & Media plc (INM) is a media organisation based in Dublin, Ireland, with interests in 22 countries on 4 continentsDublin, Ireland:, retrieved 16 June 2008 worldwide.
Infobase Publishing is an American publisher of reference book titles and textbooks geared towards the North American library, secondary school, and university-level curriculum markets.
The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) is the organisation that represents the interests of the recording industry worldwide.
Interscope Records is an American record label.
Interview is an American magazine founded in late 1969 by artist Andy Warhol and British journalist John Wilcock.
"Into the Groove" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from the 1985 film Desperately Seeking Susan.
The Iraq WarThe conflict is also known as the War in Iraq, the Occupation of Iraq, the Second Gulf War, Gulf War II, and Gulf War 2.
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j., also known as Jweekly, is a weekly print newspaper in Northern California.
Joanne "Jo" Rowling, (born 31 July 1965), pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist best known as the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series.
John Randall Anthony Taraborrelli is an American journalist and biographer.
The James Bond film series is a British series of spy films based on the fictional character of MI6 agent James Bond, "007", who originally appeared in a series of books by Ian Fleming.
Jamie King (born in 1972) is a creative director, choreographer, and producer whose work directing concert tours for pop stars has grossed over two billion dollars.
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Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
The Japan Gold Disc Awards (日本ゴールドディスク大賞) for Music sales in the Recording Industry Association of Japan, is major music awards held annually in Japan also released as a CD.
Jazz is a genre of music that originated in African American communities in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century.
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Jennifer Lynn Lopez (born July 24, 1969), also known as J. Lo, is an American actress, author, fashion designer, dancer, producer, and singer.
Jennifer Chambers Lynch (born April 7, 1968) is an American film director and screenwriter, also known for writing the book The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer.
Jesús Polanco Gutiérrez, also known as Jesús de Polanco (November 7, 1929 – July 21, 2007) was a businessman from Spain who built a considerable media empire.
The Jim Pattison Group is Canada’s 2nd largest privately held company December 2013 and, in a recent survey by the Financial Post, The Jim Pattison Group was ranked as Canada’s 62nd largest company.
John Benitez (born November 7, 1957), also known as Jellybean, is an American drummer, guitarist, songwriter, DJ, remixer and music producer of Puerto Rican descent.
John Fiske (born 1939) is a media scholar who has taught around the world.
John Winston Ono Lennon (born John Winston Lennon; 9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the band the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music.
Johnston Press plc is a multimedia company, headquartered in Edinburgh.
Roberta Joan "Joni" Mitchell, CC (née Anderson; born November 7, 1943) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and painter.
Her Excellency Dr Joyce Hilda Banda (née Mtila; born 12 April 1950) is a Malawian politician who was the President of Malawi from 7 April 2012 to 31 May 2014.
The jungle gym, monkey bars, or climbing frame, is a piece of playground equipment made of many pieces of material, such as metal pipe or rope, on which children can climb, hang, or sit.
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"Justify My Love" is a song by American singer Madonna from her first compilation The Immaculate Collection (1990).
Justin Randall Timberlake (born January 31, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer.
Kabbalah (קַבָּלָה, literally "receiving/tradition") is an esoteric method, discipline, and school of thought that originated in Judaism.
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Karen Anne Carpenter (March 2, 1950 – February 4, 1983) was an American singer and drummer.
Katheryn Elizabeth "Katy" Hudson (born October 25, 1984), better known by her stage name Katy Perry, is an American singer, songwriter and actress.
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Keith Russell Ablow (born November 23, 1961) is an American psychiatrist, author and television personality.
Kylie Ann Minogue, OBE (born 28 May 1968), often known simply as Kylie, is an Australian-born singer, songwriter, and actress.
"La Isla Bonita" (The Beautiful Island) is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
The Las Vegas Sun is a newspaper and one of the Las Vegas Valley's two daily newspapers.
Late Show with David Letterman is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman on CBS, the first iteration of the ''Late Show'' franchise.
Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968.
Like a Prayer is the fourth studio album by American singer Madonna, released on March 21, 1989 by Sire Records, three years after her previous studio album True Blue.
"Like a Prayer" is a song recorded by American singer Madonna.
Like a Virgin is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna, released on November 12, 1984 by Sire Records.
"Like a Virgin" is a song by American singer Madonna.
The LinnDrum (also called the Linn LM-2) is a drum machine manufactured by Linn Electronics as the successor to the Linn LM-1.
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Lip sync, lip-sync, lip-synch (short for lip synchronization) is a technical term for matching lip movements with pre-recorded sung or spoken vocals that the listeners hear through speakers, either through PA system speakers in a "live" performance or television or cinema speakers in the case of a lip-synced TV show or film performance.
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Madonna is an American singer-songwriter, actress, dancer, and entrepreneur.
This is a list of the world's best-selling albums.
The best-selling music artists include artists with claims of 75 million or more record sales.
This is the list of the top 100 best-selling music artists in the United States, based on certifications of albums by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
This is a list of notable dance-pop artists.
English contains many words of French origin, such as art, competition, force, machine, money, police, publicity, role, routine, table, and many other anglicized French words.
This is an incomplete list of the highest-grossing concert tours.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, established in 1983 and located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, is dedicated to recording the history of some of the best-known and most influential musicians, bands, producers, and others that have in some major way influenced the music industry, particularly in the area of rock and roll.
Live 8 was a string of benefit concerts that took place on 2 July 2005, in the G8 states and in South Africa.
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Live Aid was a dual-venue concert held on 13 July 1985.
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Live Earth is an event developed to increase environmental awareness through entertainment.
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The Live Earth concert in the United Kingdom was held at Wembley Stadium, London, England on 7 July 2007.
Live Nation Entertainment is an American entertainment company, formed from the merger of Live Nation and Ticketmaster.
"Live to Tell" is a pop ballad by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
LMFAO is an American electronic dance music rapper duo consisting of uncle and nephew Redfoo and SkyBlu.
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London Business School (LBS) is a graduate business school and a constituent college of the University of London, located in central London, England.
The Los Angeles Times, commonly referred to as the Times, is a paid daily newspaper published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881.
"Lucky Star" is a song by American singer Madonna from her eponymous debut studio album Madonna (1983).
Lucy O'Brien (born 13 September 1961 in west Catford, London; grew up in Southampton, and now living in London) is an author and journalist whose work focuses on women in music.
M Magazine is a monthly teen magazine.
Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam (born 18 July 1975), better known by her stage name M.I.A., is an English recording artist of Sri Lankan Tamil heritage.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are an American hip hop duo formed in 2008, from Seattle, Washington.
Macmillan Publishers Ltd, also known as The Macmillan Group, is a privately held international publishing company owned by Georg von Holtzbrinck Publishing Group.
Macy's, originally R. H. Macy & Co. (stylized as macy's), is a mid-range chain of department stores owned by American multinational corporation Macy's, Inc. It is one of two divisions owned by the company, with the other being the upscale Bloomingdale's.
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Madonna is a biography by English author Andrew Morton, chronicling the life of American recording artist Madonna.
Madonna is the eponymous debut studio album by American singer and songwriter Madonna, released on July 27, 1983 by Sire Records.
Madonna is considered a gay icon, and the gay community has embraced her as a pop culture icon.
American entertainer Madonna has produced four fashion brands, beginning with a clothing range for fashion store H&M in March 2007.
Madonna made an appearance on Late Show with David Letterman on March 31, 1994.
Madonna: An Intimate Biography is a book by American author J. Randy Taraborrelli, chronicling the life of American singer Madonna.
Madonna: Like an Icon is a biography by English author Lucy O'Brien, chronicling the life of American singer Madonna.
Madonna: Truth or Dare (known as In Bed with Madonna outside of North America) is a 1991 American documentary film chronicling the life of American singer-songwriter Madonna during her 1990 Blond Ambition World Tour.
Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease of humans and other animals caused by parasitic protozoans (a group of single-celled microorganism) belonging to the genus Plasmodium.
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Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926August 5, 1962) was an American actress, model, and singer.
Maripol is an artist, film producer, fashion designer and stylist who has had an influence on the looks of many influential artists, including Grace Jones, Deborah Harry and Madonna.
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Mark Bego (born in Pontiac, Michigan on 23 September 1952) is a best selling author of top performers in the rock & roll and show business genres.
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Mark C. Taylor (born 13 December 1945) is a philosopher of religion and cultural critic who has published more than twenty books on theology, philosophy, art and architecture, media, technology, economics, and the natural sciences.
Mark Kamins (April 13, 1955 – February 14, 2013) was an American record producer and disc jockey famous for his role on the New York club scene.
Marie Magdalene "Marlene" Dietrich (27 December 1901 – 6 May 1992) was a German-American actress and singer.
Martha Graham (May 11, 1894 – April 1, 1991) was an American modern dancer and choreographer whose influence on dance has been compared with the influence Picasso had on the modern visual arts, Stravinsky had on music, or Frank Lloyd Wright had on architecture.
Martin Picandet, known as Martin Solveig, (born Paris, France 22 September 1976), is a French electro and nu disco DJ and producer.
Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.; April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician.
Mary Danielle Lambert (born May 3, 1989) is a Seattle-based singer, songwriter and spoken word artist.
"Masterpiece" is a song by American singer Madonna for the soundtrack of the 2011 film W.E. The song was later included on her twelfth studio album MDNA (2012).
"Material Girl" is a song performed by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Maverick was originally founded in 1992 an entertainment company by Madonna, Frederick DeMann and Veronica "Ronnie" Dashev in 1992.
Maverick Films (formerly known as Maverick Picture Company) is an American film production company which was founded in 1992 by Madonna, Frederick DeMann and Ronnie Dashev.
Maverick Recording Company was an American record label owned by Warner Music Group, operated and distributed through Warner Bros. Records.
MDNA is the twelfth studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
"Me Against the Music" is a song recorded by American singers Britney Spears and Madonna for Spears' fourth studio album, In the Zone (2003).
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of music albums, games, movies, TV shows, DVDs, and formerly, books.
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A metaphor is a figure of speech that identifies something as being the same as some unrelated thing for rhetorical effect, thus highlighting the similarities between the two.
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Metropolis is a 1927 German expressionist epic science-fiction drama film directed by Fritz Lang.
A mezzo-soprano or mezzo (meaning "half soprano") is a type of classical female singing voice whose vocal range lies between the soprano and the contralto voice types.
Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor.
The Video Vanguard Award, also known as the Lifetime Achievement Award, is given to musicians who have made a profound effect on the MTV culture, honoring an artist's body of work.
Miley Ray Cyrus (born Destiny Hope Cyrus; November 23, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
In evolutionary biology, mimicry is a similarity of one species to another that protects one or both.
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Mirwais Ahmadzaï (born 23 October 1960), more commonly known as Mirwais, is a Paris-based record producer and songwriter.
Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer.
Modern dance is a broad genre of western concert dance, primarily arising out of both Germany and the United States in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Monique Wittig (July 13, 1935 – January 3, 2003) was a French author and feminist theorist who wrote about overcoming socially enforced gender roles and who coined the phrase "heterosexual contract".
Monte Pittman (born Monte Lee Pittman on November 19, 1975 in Longview, Texas) is an American musician, songwriter and studio musician, based out of Los Angeles, known largely as Madonna's long-time guitarist and for playing with Prong.
The Moog Taurus is a foot-operated analog synthesizer designed and manufactured by Moog Music from 1974 — This brochure indicates at least at that time, the Taurus was supposed to be launched as early as 1974, but the result is not sure.
Motown is an American record company.
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MSN (stylized as msn) is a web portal and related collection of Internet services and apps for Windows and mobile devices, provided by Microsoft and launched on August 24, 1995, the same release date as Windows 95.
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MSN Music was a part of the MSN web services.
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MSNBC is an American basic cable and satellite television network that provides news coverage and political opinion on current events.
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MTV Unplugged is a television series showcasing musical artists usually playing acoustic instruments.
An MTV Video Music Award (commonly abbreviated as a VMA) is an award presented by the cable channel MTV to honor the best in the music video medium.
Music is the eighth studio album by American singer Madonna, released on September 18, 2000 by Maverick Records.
"Music" is a song recorded by American singer Madonna for her eighth studio album of the same name (2000).
The Oxford Companion to Music defines music criticism as 'the intellectual activity of formulating judgements on the value and degree of excellence of individual works of music, or whole groups or genres'.
Music of the Heart is a 1999 drama film, directed by Wes Craven and written by Pamela Gray.
Music Sales Group is a European printed music publisher, with headquarters in Berners Street, London.
Musician (1976–1999) was a monthly magazine that covered news and information about American popular music.
Musicology is the scholarly analysis of, and research on, music, a part of humanities.
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Nancy Sandra Sinatra (born June 8, 1940) is an American singer and actress.
Natalia Noemi Keery-Fisher (born 15 August 1986), better known by her stage name Natalia Kills, is an English singer and actress.
The Recording Academy, also known as The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS), is a U.S. organization of musicians, producers, recording engineers and other recording professionals dedicated to improving the quality of life and cultural condition for music and its makers.
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC).
NBCUniversal, Inc. (colloquially referred to as NBCU or NBCUni) is an American media and entertainment company engaged in the production and marketing of entertainment, news, and information products and services to a global customer base.
New jack swing or swingbeat is a fusion genre spearheaded by Teddy Riley and Bernard Belle that became popular from the late 1980s into the early 1990s.
Onika Tanya Maraj (born December 8, 1982), professionally known by her stage name Nicki Minaj, is a Trinidadian-born American rapper, singer-songwriter and actress.
New Musical Express (NME) is a British music journalism magazine published since March 1952.
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Norman Cook (born Quentin Leo Cook on 31 July 1963), also known by his stage name Fatboy Slim, is an English DJ, musician and record producer/mixer.
"Nothing Fails" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from her ninth studio album, American Life (2003).
The Official Charts Company (OCC), previously called the Chart Information Network (CIN) and then The Official UK Charts Company, compiles various "official" UK record charts, including the UK Singles Chart, the UK Albums Chart, the UK Singles Downloads Chart and the UK Album Downloads Chart, as well as genre-specific and music video charts.
"One More Chance" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna from the ballads compilation Something to Remember (1995).
"Open Your Heart" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Pacentro is a comune of 1279 inhabitants of the province of L'Aquila in Abruzzo, Italy.
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"Papa Don't Preach" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
A paradox is a statement that apparently contradicts itself and yet might be true (or wrong at the same time).
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The Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC) was an American committee formed in 1985 with the stated goal of increasing parental control over the access of children to music deemed to be violent, have drug use or be sexual via labeling albums with Parental Advisory stickers.
Patrick Hernández (born 6 April 1949 in Le Blanc-Mesnil, Seine-Saint-Denis) is a French singer who had a worldwide hit with "Born to Be Alive" in 1979.
Patrick Raymond Leonard (born 1956) is an American songwriter, keyboardist and music producer of French-Canadian descent.
Penthouse, a men's magazine founded by Bob Guccione, combines urban lifestyle articles and softcore pornographic pictorials that, in the 1990s, evolved into hardcore.
Pepsi (stylized in lowercase as pepsi, formerly stylized in uppercase as PEPSI) is a carbonated soft drink that is produced and manufactured by PepsiCo.
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Persian, also known by its endonym Farsi or Parsi (English:; Persian: فارسی), is the predominant modern descendant of Old Persian, a southwestern Iranian language within the Indo-Iranian branch of the Indo-European languages.
Peter Lang is an academic publisher specializing in the humanities and social sciences.
Pharrell Lanscilo Williams (born April 5, 1973), also known by his mononym Pharrell, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer and fashion designer.
Alecia Beth "Pink" Hart (born September 8, 1979) (stylized as) is an American singer and songwriter.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, also known simply as the "PG", is the largest daily newspaper serving metropolitan Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, also known as "the Trib," is the second largest daily newspaper serving metropolitan Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the United States.
Pizzicato (pizzicato, translated as pinched, and sometimes roughly as plucked) is a playing technique that involves plucking the strings of a string instrument.
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Placenta praevia (placenta previa AE) is an obstetric complication in which the placenta is inserted partially or wholly in the lower uterine segment.
Playboy is an American men's lifestyle and entertainment magazine.
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Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of the lung affecting primarily the microscopic air sacs known as alveoli.
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Pontiac is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan, located in Metro Detroit.
Postmodern art is a body of art movements that sought to contradict some aspects of modernism or some aspects that emerged or developed in its aftermath.
PR Newswire is a news agency based in New York City.
Pre-Madonna is a collection of demos by American recording artist Madonna.
The President of the Republic of Malawi is the head of state and head of government of Malawi.
Prince Roger Nelson (born June 7, 1958), known by his mononym Prince, is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor.
Puerto Rico, officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico, literally the "Free Associated State of Puerto Rico"), is a United States territory located in the northeastern Caribbean.
Punk rock (or simply punk) is a rock music genre that developed between 1974 and 1976 in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
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Q is a popular music magazine published monthly in the United Kingdom.
Dana Elaine Owens (born March 18, 1970), professionally known by her stage name Queen Latifah, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, actress, model, television producer, record producer, comedienne, and talk show host.
"Rain" is a song by American recording artist and songwriter Madonna from her fifth studio album Erotica (1992).
Raising Malawi is a charity non-profit organization that was founded by Madonna and Michael Berg in 2006.
Rave music may either refer to the late 1980s/early 1990s genres of house, acid house and techno, the first genres of music in the world to be played at raves, or any other genre of electronic dance music that may be played at a rave, such as electro house, progressive house, acid techno, trance, psychedelic trance, drum and bass, jungle, dubstep, big beat, breakbeat, breakbeat hardcore, hardcore techno, makina, moombahton, gabber, industrial, jumpstyle, hardstyle and speedcore.
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Ray of Light is the seventh studio album by American singer Madonna, released on March 3, 1998 by Maverick Records.
"Ray of Light" is a song by American singer Madonna.
Re-Invention World Tour was the sixth concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Rebel Heart is the thirteenth studio album by American singer and songwriter Madonna.
The Rebel Heart Tour is the tenth worldwide concert tour by American singer Madonna, in support of her thirteenth studio album, Rebel Heart.
A record chart is a ranking of recorded music according to popularity during a given period of time.
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a trade organization that represents the recording industry in the United States.
The is an industry trade group composed of Japanese corporations involved in the music industry.
Reginald Grant "Reggie" Lucas (born February 25, 1953) is an American musician, songwriter and record producer.
Remedios Varo Uranga (December 16, 1908 – October 8, 1963) was a Spanish-Mexican para-surrealist painter and anarchist.
Remixed & Revisited is a remix album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
"Rescue Me" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna from her first greatest hits compilation The Immaculate Collection (1990).
Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in Canary Wharf, London, England, United Kingdom and a division of Thomson Reuters.
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"Revolver" is a song by American recording artist Madonna from her third greatest hits compilation, Celebration (2009).
In the United States, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) awards certification based on the number of albums and singles sold through retail and other ancillary markets.
Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough, CBE (29 August 192324 August 2014) was an English actor, film director, film producer, entrepreneur and politician.
Rick Nowels is an American Grammy/Ivor Novello award-winning songwriter and record producer.
Rita Hayworth (born Margarita Carmen Cansino; October 17, 1918May 14, 1987) was an American actress and dancer.
Robert McQueen Grant (November 25, 1917 – June 10, 2014) was an American academic theologian and the Carl Darling Buck Professor Emeritus of Humanities and of New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of Chicago (in the former Department of New Testament & Early Christian Literature and also in the Divinity School).
Rochester Adams High School (New) Rochester Adams High School (also known as Adams High School, Adams, or AHS) is a high school located in Rochester Hills, Michigan, and is part of the Rochester Community Schools district.
Rochester Hills is a city in northeast Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan, in the northern outskirts of Metropolitan Detroit area.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is a museum located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, United States.
George Roger Waters (born 6 September 1943) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer.
Rolling Stone is a biweekly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
"The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time" is a 2003 special issue of American magazine Rolling Stone, and a related book published in 2005.
The Rosary (rosarium, in the sense of "crown of roses" or "garland of roses"), usually in the form of the Dominican rosary, is a form of prayer used especially in the Catholic Church named for the string of prayer beads used to count the component prayers.
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Rotten Tomatoes is a website launched in 1998 devoted to film reviews and news; it is widely known as a film review aggregator.
Routledge is a British multinational publisher.
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Rovi Corporation is a company based in the United States whose patents, products, and technologies include copy protection, software licensing and "search recommendation" on devices such as set-top boxes, digital video recorders, TVs, and mobile and tablet devices.
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Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev (Рудольф Хәмит улы Нуриев, Рудо́льф Хаме́тович Нуре́ев) (17 March 1938 – 6 January 1993) was a Soviet dancer of ballet and modern dance, one of the most celebrated of the 20th century.
The Russian Orthodox Church (ROC; Rússkaya Pravoslávnaya Tsérkov), alternatively legally known as the Moscow Patriarchate (Moskóvskiy Patriarkhát), is one of the autocephalous Eastern Orthodox churches, in full communion with other Eastern Orthodox patriarchates.
Sadomasochism, a subset of BDSM, is the giving or receiving of pleasure from acts involving the receipt or infliction of pain or humiliation.
Saint Veronica was a pious woman of Jerusalem in the first century AD, according to Christian tradition.
"Same Love" is a song by American hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, released as third single from their 2012 debut studio album, The Heist.
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Sandra Bernhard (born June 7, 1955) is an American comedian, singer, actress and author.
The Saturn Award is an award presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films to honor the top works mainly in science fiction, fantasy, and horror in film, television, and home video.
The Saturn Award for Best Actress is one of the annual awards given by the American professional organization, the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films.
Sean Justin Penn (born August 17, 1960) is an American actor, film director and political activist.
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"Secret" is a song by American singer Madonna, released as the lead single from her 1994 album Bedtime Stories.
secretprojectrevolution is a 2013 short film directed by Madonna and Steven Klein, dealing with artistic freedom and human rights.
Semtex Girls is a British production company founded by Madonna in 2006.
Sex is a coffee table book written by American singer Madonna, with photographs taken by Steven Meisel Studio and film frames shot by Fabien Baron.
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Seymour Stein (born 1942) is an entrepreneur in the music industry who has been a part of the business since getting his first job as a clerk for Billboard magazine in 1958.
Shadows and Fog is a 1991 American black-and-white comedy thriller film directed by Woody Allen and based on his one-act play Death.
Shanghai Surprise is a 1986 British adventure comedy film starring then-newlyweds Sean Penn and Madonna, produced by George Harrison's HandMade Films and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Sheila Jeffreys (born 13 May 1948), an English expatriate in Australia, is best known as a lesbian feminist scholar and political activist, for her analysis of the history and politics of sexuality in Britain, and for her controversial views on transsexualism.
Showtune is an internationally popular Off Broadway musical revue celebrating the words and music of Broadway composer Jerry Herman.
A silent film is a film with no synchronized recorded sound, especially with no spoken dialogue.
Simon & Schuster, Inc., a division of CBS Corporation, is a publisher founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard L. Simon and M. Lincoln ("Max") Schuster.
In music, a single or record single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record or an album.
Sire Records is an American record label, owned by Warner Music Group and distributed by Warner Bros. Records.
Skibo Castle (Scottish Gaelic: Caisteal Sgìobail) is located to the west of Dornoch in the Highland county of Sutherland, Scotland overlooking the Dornoch Firth.
Slant Magazine is an online publication that features reviews of movies, music, TV, DVDs, theater, and video games, as well as interviews with actors, directors, and musicians.
Social history, often called the new social history, is a broad branch of history that studies the experiences of ordinary people in the past.
Soft Skull Press is an independent book publisher founded by Sander Hicks in 1992, and run by Richard Eoin Nash from 2001 to 2009, and Denise Oswald from 2009 to 2010.
Something to Remember is a compilation album by American recording artist Madonna, released on November 3, 1995, by Maverick Records.
The Songwriters Hall of Fame was founded in 1969 by songwriter Johnny Mercer and music publishers Abe Olman and Howie Richmond to honor those whose work represents a spectrum of the most beloved songs from the world's popular music songbook.
, commonly referred to as Sony, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
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"Sooner or Later" is a song recorded by the American singer Madonna, and written by the American composer Stephen Sondheim, for the 1990 film, Dick Tracy.
"Sorry" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna, recorded for her tenth studio album, Confessions on a Dance Floor (2005).
Soundcheck is a talk radio program about music and the arts hosted by John Schaefer.
The Spice Girls are an English pop girl group formed in 1994.
Spin is a music magazine founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr..
SpinMedia (formerly Buzz Media) is a digital publisher in the U.S which owns a number of pop culture websites, including Spin, Buzznet, Idolator, Stereogum, Vibe and The Frisky.
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Stephen Pate Bray (born December 23, 1956 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American songwriter, drummer, and record producer.
Stephen Joshua Sondheim, born March 22, 1930, is an American composer and lyricist known for more than a half-century of contributions to musical theatre.
Stephen Thomas "Tom" Erlewine (born June 18, 1973, Ann Arbor, Michigan) is an American music critic and senior editor for AllMusic.
Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. is a publisher of nonfiction titles, with more than 5,000 books in print.
Steven Klein (born April 30, 1965, Rhode Island) is an American photographer based in New York.
Steven Meisel (born 1954) is an American fashion photographer, who obtained popularity and critical acclaim with his work in US and Italian Vogue and his photographs of friend Madonna in her 1992 book Sex.
Sticky & Sweet Tour was the eighth concert tour by American singer Madonna to promote her eleventh studio album, Hard Candy.
Sticky & Sweet Tour is the third live album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Stigmata (singular stigma) is a term used by members of the Christian faith to describe body marks, sores, or sensations of pain in locations corresponding to the crucifixion wounds of Jesus Christ, such as the hands, wrists, and feet.
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A string orchestra is an orchestra consisting solely of a string section.
The Super Bowl XLVI halftime show occurred on February 5, 2012, at the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis as part of Super Bowl XLVI.
Susan Kaye McClary (born 2 October 1946) is a musicologist associated with the "New Musicology".
Sut Jhally (born 1955) is a professor of communication at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, whose work focuses on cultural studies, advertising, media, and consumption.
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Swept Away is a 2002 romantic comedy film directed by Guy Ritchie and starring Madonna, Adriano Giannini, and Bruce Greenwood.
Swing music, or simply swing, is a form of American music that developed in the early 1930s and became a distinctive style by 1940.
Sylvia Plath (October 27, 1932 – February 11, 1963) was an American poet, novelist, and short-story writer.
A sound synthesizer (usually abbreviated as "synthesizer" or "synth", also spelled "synthesiser") is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals converted to sound through loudspeakers or headphones.
"Take a Bow" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna from her sixth studio album Bedtime Stories.
Tamara Łempicka, commonly known as Tamara de Lempicka (16 May 1898 – 18 March 1980) was a Polish Art Deco painter and "the first woman artist to be a glamour star".
Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s.
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Tel Aviv (תל־אביב, تل أبيب) or Tel Aviv-Yafo (תל אביב-יפו) is the second most populous city in Israel after Jerusalem.
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The Advocate is an American LGBT-interest magazine, printed bi-monthly and available by subscription.
The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960.
The Daily Telegraph is a British daily morning English-language broadsheet newspaper, published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed throughout the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Dallas Morning News is a major daily newspaper serving the Dallas, Texas area, with over 400,000 daily subscribers.
The English Roses is a 2003 children's picture book written by American entertainer Madonna and illustrated by Jeffrey Fulvimari, which later became a series of children's books by both artists.
The Girlie Show World Tour (also referred to as simply The Girlie Show) was the fourth concert tour by American singer and songwriter Madonna, in support of her fifth studio album, Erotica.
The Globe and Mail is a nationally distributed Canadian newspaper owned by The Woodbridge Company, based in Toronto and printed in six cities across the country.
The Greenspun Corporation (TGC) is a privately owned corporation that manages the Greenspun family assets.
The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multiplatform American media brand founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood motion picture, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The Immaculate Collection is the first greatest hits album by American singer Madonna.
The Independent is a British national morning newspaper published in London by Independent Print Limited, owned by Alexander Lebedev since 2010.
The Irish Times is an Irish daily broadsheet newspaper launched on 29 March 1859.
The MDNA Tour was the ninth concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.
The New York Times Best Seller list is widely considered the preeminent list of best-selling books in the United States.
The Next Best Thing is a 2000 American comedy-drama film, the final film directed by John Schlesinger.
The Oprah Winfrey Show, often referred to simply as Oprah, is an American syndicated tabloid talk show that aired nationally for 25 seasons from 1986 to 2011.
"The Power of Good-Bye" is a song by American singer Madonna, from her seventh studio album Ray of Light (1998).
The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London in 1962.
The Scotsman is a Scottish compact newspaper published from Edinburgh.
The Stooges, also known as Iggy and the Stooges, are an American proto-punk band from Ann Arbor, Michigan, first active from 1967 to 1974, and later reformed in 2003.
The Sunday Times is the largest-selling British national "quality" Sunday newspaper.
The Supremes were an American female singing group and the premier act of Motown Records during the 1960s.
The Times is a British daily national newspaper based in London.
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The Tonight Show with Jay Leno is an American late-night talk show hosted by Jay Leno that initially aired from May 25, 1992 to May 29, 2009, and resumed production on March 1, 2010 until its ending on February 6, 2014.
The Virgin Tour was the debut concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
The Wall Live was a worldwide concert tour by Roger Waters, formerly of Pink Floyd.
"These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" is a pop song written by Lee Hazlewood and recorded by Nancy Sinatra.
"This Used to Be My Playground" is a song by American singer Madonna.
Timothy Zachery Mosley (born March 10, 1972), better known by his stage name Timbaland, is an American rapper, occasional singer, record producer and songwriter.
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In music, timbre also known as tone color or tone quality from psychoacoustics, is the quality of a musical note, sound, or tone that distinguishes different types of sound production, such as voices and musical instruments, string instruments, wind instruments, and percussion instruments.
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Time (styled within the magazine as TIME) is an American weekly news magazine published in New York City.
Time Warner Inc. (TWI, formerly AOL Time Warner, stylized as TimeWarner since 2003) is an American multinational media corporation headquartered in the Time Warner Center in New York City.
Today's Zaman is an English-language daily based in Turkey.
Anthony Dominick "Tony" Benedetto (born August 3, 1926), better known by his stage name Tony Bennett, is an American singer of traditional pop standards, show tunes, and jazz.
Tribune Entertainment was a television production and syndication company that was owned by the Tribune Broadcasting division of the Tribune Company.
True Blue is the third studio album by American singer-songwriter Madonna, released on June 30, 1986, by Sire Records.
"True Blue" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Truth or Dare by Madonna is a lifestyle brand by American recording artist Madonna.
Tsunami Aid: A Concert of Hope was a worldwide benefit held for the tsunami victims of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake.
Tuberculosis, MTB, or TB (short for tubercle bacillus), in the past also called phthisis, phthisis pulmonalis, or consumption, is a widespread, infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin.
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The UK Music Hall of Fame was an awards ceremony to honour musicians, of any nationality, for their lifetime contributions to music in the United Kingdom.
Unidad Editorial, S.A. is a Spanish publishing group.
The University of Chicago Press is the largest and one of the oldest university presses in the United States.
The University of Michigan (U-M, UM, UMich, or U of M), frequently referred to simply as Michigan, is a public research university located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States.
The University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance is an undergraduate and graduate institution for the performing arts in the United States.
Up For Grabs (2000) is a play by Australian playwright David Williamson.
Robert Matthew Van Winkle (born October 31, 1967), better known by his stage name, Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper, actor and television host.
Vanity Fair is a magazine of popular culture, fashion, and current affairs published by Condé Nast.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine owned by Penske Media Corporation.
VH1 (stylized as Vl+1, sometimes as VH-1 and originally an initialism of Video Hits One) is an American cable television network based in New York City that is owned by Viacom Music and Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
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Viacom, Inc. (short for Video & Audio Communications) is an American global mass media company with interests primarily in, but not limited to, cinema and cable television.
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Vibe is a music and entertainment magazine founded by producer Quincy Jones.
Vincent Canby (July 27, 1924 – October 15, 2000) was an American film critic who became the chief film critic for The New York Times in 1969 and reviewed more than 1000 films during his tenure there.
Vision Quest (released in the UK and Australia as Crazy for You) is a 1985 coming of age drama film starring Matthew Modine, Linda Fiorentino, and Ronny Cox.
"Vogue" is a song by American singer Madonna from her second soundtrack album I'm Breathless (1990).
W is a monthly American fashion magazine published by Condé Nast, who purchased original owner Fairchild Publications in 1999.
W.E. (stylized as W./E.) is a 2011 British romantic drama film co-written and directed by Madonna.
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Wallis, Duchess of Windsor (previously Wallis Simpson and Wallis Spencer, born Bessie Wallis Warfield; 19 June 1896 – 24 April 1986) was an American socialite.
Warner Music Group (WMG), also known as Warner Music, is an American major global record company headquartered in New York City.
Henry Warren Beaty (born March 30, 1937) is an American actor, producer, screenwriter and director.
"We Can't Stop" is a song by American recording artist Miley Cyrus, taken from her fourth studio album Bangerz (2013).
Wesley Earl "Wes" Craven (August 2, 1939 – August 30, 2015) was an American film director, writer, producer, and actor known for his work on horror films, particularly slasher films.
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Westview Press is an American publishing house.
"What It Feels Like for a Girl" is a song by American singer-songwriter Madonna, taken from her eighth studio album Music (2000).
Who's That Girl is a 1987 American romantic comedy film written by Andrew Smith and Ken Finkleman, and directed by James Foley.
"Who's That Girl" is a song by American recording artist Madonna from the soundtrack album of the motion picture of same name.
Who's That Girl World Tour is the second concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Wiley-Blackwell is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons.
William Orbit (born William Mark Wainwright, 15 December 1956) is an English musician, composer and record producer.
With Honors is a 1994 American comedy-drama film starring Joe Pesci and Brendan Fraser.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (English see fn.; 27 January 1756 – 5 December 1791), baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era.
Wyndham's Theatre is a West End theatre, one of two opened by the actor/manager Charles Wyndham (the other is the Criterion Theatre).
Yahoo! Voices, formerly Associated Content (AC), was a division of Yahoo! that focused on online publishing.
You Can Dance is the first remix album by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
"You Must Love Me is a song recorded by American singer and songwriter Madonna.
"You'll See" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna from her ballads compilation Something to Remember (1995).
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1980's fashion had heavy emphasis on expensive clothes and fashion accessories.
The 2003 MTV Video Music Awards aired live on August 28, 2003, honoring the best music videos from June 1, 2002, to June 9, 2003.
The 2009 MTV Video Music Awards took place on September 13, 2009, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, honoring the best music videos from June 19, 2008, to June 29, 2009.
The 2013 ''Billboard'' Music Awards was a music award ceremony that was held on May 19, 2013 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In the music industry, a 360 deal is a business relationship between an artist and a music industry company.
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"4 Minutes" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna from her eleventh studio album Hard Candy (2008), featuring vocals by American singers Justin Timberlake and Timbaland.
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The 41st Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 24, 1999 at Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles.
The 49th Annual Grammy Awards was a ceremony honoring the best in music for the recording year beginning September 15, 2005 and ending September 14, 2006 in the United States.
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards were held on January 26, 2014, at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
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