Madonna Louise Ciccone (/t??'ko?ni/; Italian: [t?ik'ko?ne]; born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She achieved popularity by pushing the boundaries of lyrical content in mainstream popular music and imagery in her music videos, which became a fixture on MTV. Madonna is known for reinventing both her music and image, and for maintaining her autonomy within the recording industry. Music critics have acclaimed her musical productions, which have generated some controversy. Often referred to as the "Queen of Pop", she is cited as an influence by numerous other artists around the world.

Born in Bay City, Michigan, Madonna attended the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance before moving to New York City to pursue a career in modern dance. After performing in the music groups Breakfast Club and Emmy, she… Read all


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Area United States [US]
Activity period Birth: Aug 16 1958 (Bay City [US] )
Member of Emmy (from 1980 to 1981), Breakfast Club (from 1977 to 1980)
Related artists
Mother of Lourdes Maria Ciccone Leon, David Banda, Rocco John RItchie
Daughter of Madonna Louise Fortin, Silvio Ciccone
Married with Guy Ritchie (from Dec 22 2000 to Nov 21 2008), Sean Penn (from 1985 to 1989)
Involved with Jenny Shimizu (from 2007 to 2007), Brahim Zaibat (from 2010 to 2013), Carlos Leon (from 1994 to 1996), Warren Beatty (from 1989 to 1989), And So I Watch You from Afar (from 1990 to 1990), Prince (from 1985 to 1985)
Sister of Mario Ciccone, Jennifer Ciccone
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