Free piano sheet music from Madonna
Madonna is the stage name of a singer and songwriter from New York City, United States.
On her real name Madonna Louise Ciccone, she has also been a business woman and an actress. She was born on the 16th of August, year 1958 in Bay City, Michigan. Among other occupations, she is also a director, philanthropist, author, record producer and dancer. Her years of activity started in 1979 and has since worked with the labels Interscope, Live Nation, Maverick, Warner Bros and Sire.
Also having played the drums or the guitar, Madonna has been associated with two other musical acts, Emmy and Breakfast Club.
Her great lyrical songs and the exquisite music videos made her a famous star on MTV.
Being a pop, rock and electronic artist, she has innovated the mainstream music since the 90s period. Her songs have been largely praised by critics worldwide, being a great pop image. Often, she has been called the queen of pop music. She has been an inspiration for several newer artists worldwide.
Madonna went to the University of Michigan’s School of Music, Theatre & Dance. Afterwards, she moved to the city of New York in order to start her career as a dancer. She has been involved in two groups, first Breakfast Club, and then Emmy. She managed to get signed by Sire Records, which actually belonged to Warner Bros. Records. Having signed in 1982, she released her debut album the following year. The album was self-titled and, afterwards, two great albums came up. The first one was the 1998 one titled "Ray of Light", released in 1998. It won a Grammy Award, as well as her 2005 one.
The album from 2005 was called "Confessions on a Dance Floor". She wrote her songs herself mostly, and even produced them, some of them becoming great hits, such as "Like a Virgin", "Papa Don’t Preach", "Vogue". Other hits written and produced by her have been "Into the Groove", "Like a Prayer", "Frozen", "Hung Up", "4 Minutes" and "Music".
In 1996, she starred in the movie "Evita". Her popularity rose from this role, even managing to win a Golden Globe Award.
She has won the Best Actress award. She has also been involved in producing movies or writing books for kids, even the area of fashion has the name Madonna over it. She is the founder of the Maverick company and the Maverick Records label.
Madonna sold over 300 million albums internationally and is the best-seller woman artist ever, according to Guinness World Records.
She has been included in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
|Birth name:||Madonna Louise Ciccone|
|Born:||August 16, 1958 In Bay City, Michigan, U.S.|
|Genres:||Pop, Dance, Rock, Electronic,|
|Labels:||Interscope, Sire, Live Nation, Maverick, Warner Bros.|
|Occupations:||Songwriter, Author, Director, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Dancer, Entrepreneur, Actress, Singer|
|Instruments:||Drums, Vocals, Guitar, Percussion,|
|Parents:||- Madonna Louise Fortin|
- Silvio Anthony "Tony" Ciccone