Blond Ambition Tour Archives

Ziggy bows out, Madonna scares the pope and Dylan goes electric: 50 gigs that changed music

Blond Ambition tour, April-August 1990 Touring her fourth album, Like a Prayer, Madonna altered the blueprint for modern pop shows with this combination of narrative, choreography, high production values and fashion. That it was also a taboo-busting exploration of sexuality and religion only solidified its legacy: she nearly got arrested in Toronto for simulating masturbation, while…