Madonna Just Dropped The First Single From Her New Album Madame X (VOGUE)

More than 30 years after she released “La Isla Bonita”, Madonna is once again showing her admiration for Latin culture. Today, the music legend finally dropped “Medellin”, the first track from her forthcoming record Madame X. A duet with 25-year-old Colombian megastar Muluma, the reggaeton-inspired anthem sees the Queen of Pop whispering cha-cha-cha and crooning wistfully…

Madonna: Medellín ft Maluma review – a shapeshifting return to form 4 / 5 stars 4 out of 5 stars.

The disarming first song from the singer’s 14th album has some lyrical clunkers but acts as a potent reminder of her genre-mashing skills  ‘Quite unlike anything we’ve heard from Madonna before’ … Madonna and Maluma.  If any artist has shown her ability to code-switch between styles, it’s Madonna, who’s adroitly shifted from dominatrix to disco queen to earth mother with previous album…

Single Review: Madonna’s ‘Medellin’ (Variety)

While a song that begins with a cha-cha count-in and the lyric “I took a pill” sounds like it should be a dancefloor rager, it’s actually the unexpectedly low-key return of Madonna, who today dropped “Medellin,” the first single from her forthcoming album “Madame X.” A collaboration with Colombian singer Maluma — himself a native of…