Dear Madonna: Why you should never change

Dear Madonna, I owe you an apology. For several weeks I’ve been thinking of writing you an open letter and, until the moment I wrote it, I was going to ask you to change. Your wardrobe, videos and words linked to the latest “Rebel Heart” tour have attracted negative criticism, and I almost joined the…

Philippines, are you ready for Madonna?

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) – Yes, you read that right – the Material Girl will turn Manila into a material world early next year. A source told CNN Philippines Digital early Thursday (July 2) that promoters of Madonna’s highly-anticipated ‘Rebel Heart Tour’ have included Manila in the concert’s Australia and Asia legs. The one and…

Why do we love to hate Madonna?

RICHARD S. HE questions our love/hate relationship with pop’s first lady ahead of Madonna’s first Australian tour in 23 year. Madonna was never a bigger pariah than in 1993, the last time she toured Australia. Her infamous Sex book had just given an enormous middle finger to the prudishness of ‘90s pop culture. Equally pretentious…