The Material Girl's recognised by the Guiness World Records as the top selling female recording artist of all time, with over 300 million records sold worldwide...and counting.

Real Name: Madonna Louise Ciccone
Born: August 16, 1958
Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan, U.S.

First Single: Everybody
First Album: Madonna

Did you know?

  • She received a Golden Globe Award in the 'Best Actress in Motion Picture Musical or Comedy' category for her role in Evita (1996).
  • In 2007, she signed an unprecedented contract with Live Nation thought to be worth a staggering $120 million.
  • 2008 saw the US magazine Billboard rank Madge second on 'Billboard Hot 100 All-Time Top Artists', only behind The Beatles, making her the most successful solo artist in the history of the Billboard chart.
  • She was also inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the same year.
  • Her latest album, thought to be named 'MDNA', is due for release on March 26th, 2012.




Madonna Vs Gaga Gaga Vs Madonna

It finally happened, someone mashed Lady Gaga's new song together with a classic from Madonna.