Happy birthday, Madonna!
Remember that shocking Madge on Britney action at the ‘03 VMAs? Well, check out that plus nine other shocking moments from VMA history.
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Watch the 2013 Billboard Music Awards Sunday, May 19 at 8|7c on ABC.
Madonna and Bruce Springsteen lead Billboard’s annual list of the year’s top 40 money makers: http://blbrd.co/XQEZDp
Today in Billboard History
Dec. 15, 1984
On this date 28 years ago, Madonna notched the second of her record 43 No. 1s on Dance/Club Play Songs with “Like a Virgin.”
Sept. 26, 2009
Madonna scores her 40th No. 1 on the Dance Club Songs chart, as “Celebration” reaches the top. Madge has since upped her record sum to 43, most recently with “Turn Up the Radio” earlier this month.
Darren Criss Q&A: On Madonna, Memes and the “Glee” Break-Up Song
August 16, 1958/1977
The date that gave us – and took away – musical greatness. On Aug. 16, 1958, Madonna was born. (Happy 54th, Madge!) Nineteen years later, we lost the King, Elvis Presley, who was only 42.