Thank you @Madonna with all my heart for giving me your Polaroid tonight! Meeting you and telling you how much you’ve inspired me and taught me over 35 years was an honour and dream come true. I love you ❤️#MadameXTour @LondonPalladium pic.twitter.com/yMbiWUu53b
— Carolyn Preston (@carolynMfan) January 31, 2020
★★★★☆ “I never quit!” Madonna told her fans in a statement in late December. Unfortunately, she had done just that — on doctor’s orders. Madonna’s Madame X tour features the reigning queen of pop playing a gruelling six-month schedule of smaller venues, in keeping with the intimate sound of its accompanying album, but even controversial superstars feel the effects of age and a knee injury left her in severe pain, leading to the cancellation of ten dates including her first in a run at the Palladium. Given all this, you could only come out of this bravura show and think: what a trouper.
By her own admission, Madonna is not the greatest singer, dancer or anything else, really. What she does have is the drive
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