In late 1977, a University of Michigan dance student named Madonna Louise Ciccone posed nude at $10 an hour for photographer Herman Kulkens.

Less than 10 years later, she was a household name.

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Madonna's life has been an open book for so long that few things surprise us, but one striking admission in the new Harper's Bazaar is an exception:

Shortly after arriving in New York City as a scrappy unknown from Rochester, Mich., in 1978, with dreams of stardom, the singer was a victim of rape.

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Madonna is making news for yet another photo involving her with a gun, not even 48 hours after the deadly Navy Yard shooting in Washington D.C.

While the singer is known for constantly pushing boundaries of decency, she's receiving tons of backlash for her latest stunt promoting her short film.

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Note to singers: start touring. NOW!

Madonna, whose MDNA album was considered a flop last year when it failed to move a million copies overall, has nevertheless capitalized on her MDNA tour to the following extent:

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It's a battle of one-name icons in our latest Fashion Face-Off, as Madonna and her lack of pants takes on Beyonce and her incredibly long train.

Indeed, these musical superstars walked the MET Gala red carpet last night in opposing looks.

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Madonna Biography

Best. Kiss. Ever.
Madonna, a.k.a. The Material Girl, is still going strong even as she nears 50. She's also adopting babies and speaking with a British... More »
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Madonna Quotes

Leave her alone. She’s gonna be 16 soon and then 17 and then 18, and then she might show her knees and then what's gonna happen?

Madonna [on Miley Cyrus Vanity Fair photos]

My husband and I are not planning on getting a divorce. I know Alex Rodriguez through Guy Oseary, who manages both of us. I brought my kids to a Yankee game. I am not romantically involved in any way with Alex Rodriguez. I have nothing to do with the state of his marriage or what spiritual path he may choose to study.