czwartek, 21 sierpnia 2008
* Jan Madonna releases her second book: The Girlie Show, with 70-pages of photographs, capital letter text and a 3-song live CD from "The Girlie Show" world concert tour of 1993.
* (5) "Secret" single is certified gold (500,000 units), Bedtime Stories is certified 1x platinum (1 million units).
* (11) Madonna is #10 on Mr. Blackwell's 35th annual list of the worst-dressed women of 1994.
* (30) Madonna and Babyface perform "Take A Bow" at the 22nd annual American Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, CA.
* Feb (9) "Madonna: The Girlie Show - Live Down Under" video is certified gold (50,000 units), Like A Virgin is certified 9x platinum (9 million units) and True Blue is certified 7x platinum (7 million units).
* (13) Madonna makes a surprise appearance on CBS-TV's Late Show With David Letterman.
* (18) Madonna performs "Secret" and "Take A Bow" on Wetten Dass TV show in Ravensburg, Germany.
* (20) Madonna performs "Bedtime Story" at the 14th annual Brit Awards at the Alexandra Palace, London, England.
* (22) Madonna performs "Take A Bow" at the San Remo Song Festival in San Remo, Italy.
* (25) "Take A Bow" hits US #1 for 7 weeks - her first #1 single in 3 years.
* (27) "Take A Bow" single is certified gold (500,000 units), Bedtime Stories is certified 2x platinum (2 million units).
* Mar (1) Madonna begins a series of promotional ad campaigns in various North American magazines for Gianni Versace fashions.
* (13) After 10 years with CAA, Madonna changes agents by signing with the William Morris Agency.
* (15) Madonna is signed to star as the late Eva Peron in film version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Broadway musical Evita.
* (16) The Immaculate Collection is certified 6x platinum (6 million units).
* (18) Madonna hosts a pajama party for 1,500 fans at Webster Hall, New York, NY, to celebrate the premiere of "Bedtime Story" video broadcast live on MTV and also reads a bedtime story of Miss Spider's Tea Party by David Kirk.
* (21) Madonna is featured in a public service announcement for VH1.
* (27) Madonna attends the post-Academy Awards party at Chasen's restaurant, Los Angeles, CA.
* Apr (13) "Bedtime Story" single is released.
* (25) After signing with the William Morris Agency on March 13, Madonna changes agents again by switching to ICM.
* (29) "Bedtime Story" hits US #42.
* May (6) "Bedtime Story" drops to #52 and completes Madonna's run of 32 consecutive Top 40 US hits.
* (15) "I'll Remember (Theme From With Honors)" is honored as one of the Most Performed Songs Of 1994 at the 12th annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA.
* (19) "Human Nature" video premieres on MTV.
* (29) Robert Hoskins, 37, is shot by a security guard outside Madonna's Castillo del Lago estate, Los Angeles, CA for trespassing on her property and threatening to marry or kill Madonna. Hoskins, who is shot in the arm and hip, is arrested on $150,000 US bail; Madonna is not at home during the incident.
* Jun Madonna films a cameo appearance as the madam of a telephone sex service for Spike Lee movie Girl 6.
* (1) Madonna attends the Parkinson's Disease Foundation salute to Muhammad Ali at the Marriott Marquis Hotel, New York, NY.
* (6) "Human Nature" single is released.
* (24) Madonna makes a surprise appearance to introduce a live performance by UNV at KISS-FM and Aquafina's 3rd annual KISS & Unite concert at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, Irvine, CA.
* (27) Madonna reads the poem "If You Forget Me" by Pablo Neruda on The Postman (Il Postino) soundtrack CD.
* Jul (15) "Human Nature" hits US #46.
* Aug (17) Madonna celebrates her 37th birthday party at The Delano Hotel, Miami, FL.
* Sep (7) Madonna presents the Best Rap Video award to Dr. Dre for "Keep Their Heads Ringin'" and wins Best Female Video for "Take A Bow" at the 12th annual MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall, New York, NY.
* (24) Madonna arrives in London, England to begin 2-month recording sessions for Evita movie soundtrack.
* Oct (1) Madonna attends the London premiere of film Assassins (starring Antonio Banderas).
* (2) Madonna begins recording Evita soundtrack at CTS Studios, London. "I Want You" video world premieres on VH1.
* (13) Blue In The Face is released in US.
* (17) Madonna (with Massive Attack) contribute a remake of 1976 song "I Want You" to Marvin Gaye tribute CD Inner City Blues: The Music Of Marvin Gaye.
* (18) "You'll See" is available for downloading on the internet at www.wbr.com.
* (19) "I Want You" video is featured on MTV documentary Inner City Blues: The Music Of Marvin Gaye.
* (21) "I Want You" video hits #11 on VH1.
* (23) Madonna begins filming "You'll See" video in London, England, directed by Michael Haussman.
* Nov (2) "You'll See" video premieres on MTV. Madonna performs "You'll See" on BBC1-TV's Top Of The Pops in London, England.
* (7) Something To Remember greatest ballad hits CD is released.
* (21) "You'll See" single is released.
* (22) Madonna is interviewed by Jane Pratt on VH1's VH1 To One.
* (25) Something To Remember hits US #6.
* Dec (3) Madonna attends the 1st annual VH1 Fashion & Music Awards at Lexington Avenue Armory, Manhattan, NY: she presents the Fashion's Future award to Gucci's Tom Ford and receives the Most Fashionable Artist award by ex-husband Sean Penn.
* (13) Madonna is interviewed by Forrest Sawyer on ABC-TV's PrimeTime Live.
* (16) "You'll See" hits US #6.
* (21) Madonna is subpoenaed to testify against her stalker, Robert Hoskins, at the Criminal Courts Building, Los Angeles, CA on Jan 3, 1996; if she ignores the order, a $5 million warrant will be issued for her arrest.
* (23) Madonna wins 2 Billboard Music Awards: Top Hot 100 Singles Artist - Female and Top Hot Dance Club Play Artist.
* (25) Four Rooms is released in US. "Oh Father" is released as a UK single.