On August 28 Madonna performed her iconic MTV VMA performance of “Like A Virgin” alongside Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears…

August 28, 2003 Madonna performed a rendition of “Like A Virgin” with Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears during the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards, kissing them both, making it one, if not, the most iconic VMA performance of all time. During the infamous performance, both Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears were dressed as brides (referencing…

On June 11 Madonna released “Papa Don’t Preach”…

On June 11, 1986 Madonna released “Papa Don’t Preach,” featured on her third studio album, “True Blue.” The song is symbolic due to its lyrics regarding young rebelliousness, referencing teenage pregnancy and abortion. The song itself was both a critical and commercial success for Madonna. It received positive reviews, and became Madonna’s fourth number-one single…

On May 9 Madonna released “Express Yourself”…

On May 9, 1989 Madonna released, “Express Yourself.” The single was from Madonna’s fourth album, “Like a Prayer,” and it emphasized that anyone should never suppress who they really are, particularly women, accepting the best for oneself. The video features Madonna dressed glamorously (in a gown holding a black cat and in a suit), surrounded…

On March 20 Madonna released “Vogue”…

On March 20, 1990 Madonna released “Vogue.” The song, inspired by the style of dance Madonna was introduced to at the New York City club Sound Factory, is about enjoying oneself on the dance floor, regardless of what others are thinking. “Vogue” was originally part of the “Dick Tracy” film soundtrack (which Madonna starred in),…