• Madonna’s first real promotional appearance was at Roxy in NY. She opened her set after midnight with Sky Fits Heaven, Ray of Light and Shanti. According to the people attending the cheers were so loud that Madonna couldn’t be heard
  • Madonna was the big winner at the VMA’s, taking home a total of six! She performed Shanti and Ray of Light live
  • Madonna’s first European performance of Frozen was at the National Lottery Draw in the UK
  • She was a guest at Wetten Dass, after singing Frozen she was interviewed on the couch by Thomas
  • She continued her Ray of Light promo tour promoting new singles Drowned World and Power of Goodbye
  • Madonna performed Power of Goodbye at TOTP in London
  • At the European MTV Awards in Milan she sang Power of Goodbye and won 2 awards
  • She opened the Grammy Awards singing Nothing Really Matters and took home three wins
  • In Holland the Surprise Show also promoted The Power Of Good-bye. They traveled to Austria for the Wetten Dass show where Madonna was scheduled to perform. A Dutch fan calling herself The Dutch Madonna got to meet Madonna backstage
  • Ray Of Light was a massive success worldwide and named her ‘comeback’ album
  • Madonna was a guest at Oprah Winfrey’s show again, this time she performed Little Star and Ray Of Light. She also sat down for an interview with Oprah
  • Little Star was only ever released as a promotional CD Single in the U.K.
  • Madonna mostly worked on this record with William Orbit, getting her to change her musical direction for this record
  • SKIN’s original title was ‘Flirtation Dance’ as seen in the MTV Special ‘Ultrasound’
  • Madonna recorded a special with Rupert Everett called ‘Madonna Rising’ where they got to visit her old neighborhood in NYC
  • The song ‘Has To Be’ was added as a bonus to the Japanese version of Ray Of Light and later as a B-side to ‘Ray Of Light’
  • Unreleased track ‘Liquid Love’ later surfaced
  • There is an early version of the ‘Ray Of Light’ video with different footage before Madonna was added to it