How Madonna’s Toronto Hard Candy Gym Failed

Turns out Toronto was more interested in the Material Girl than getting into the groove. BY ARIELLE PIAT-SAUVÉ Image via Hard Candy Fitness. “It’s Friday night, are you ready to party after this? I want to hear you SCREAM!” A room full of sweaty bodies throws their hands up in the air and cheers. Top…

Prince ‘made private archive’ of intimate home concerts

Prince recorded a secret treasure trove of intimate live performances, the Telegraph can reveal. “The performances included one at which Prince serenaded Madonna while she sat cross-legged on a tiny stage” Friends and fans were banned from taking recording devices, phones or cameras into hisPaisley Park mansion for the small scale private events the singer regularly held. But…

Vogue on: Madonna’s dancers take the limelight

In 1990, Madonna’s Blond Ambition tour was one of the most controversial and talked-about events in entertainment history. The tour, which made more than £40m – a record at the time, also made stars out of her seven male backing dancers, who also featured in the 1991 film In Bed With Madonna. Now those dancers…