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Miley Cyrus channeled her country roots and covered a Madonna throwback with the Queen of Pop herself during her MTV "Unplugged" special.
Cyrus' "Unplugged" aired on Jan. 29 on the cable network. The mini concert was decidedly country themed, down to the rodeo-looking set pieces, the instruments used by her live band and, especially, the costumes. Full performances from the show can be viewed here.
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There was twerking as well as spanking at Miley Cyrus' "MTV Unplugged" performance, which featured a duet with Madonna.
The 21-year-old pop princess and the Queen of Pop had shared photos of themselves together late on Tuesday, the day of the concert. The special is set to air on MTV on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 9 p.m. ET.
Miley Cyrus' MTV "Unplugged" is getting the pop royalty treatment courtesy of Madonna, reports say.
According to reports in E! Online and Us Weekly, Cyrus will be joined by Madonna during the taping of her MTV "Unplugged" special, airing on the cable network on Jan. 29. Cyrus, Madonna nor MTV have commented about the reports.
Madonna's Instagram account sparked quite the controversy over the weekend.
The singer shared a photo of her 13-year-old son, Rocco Ritchie, holding a bottle of gin with two friends who were holding bottles of vodka. Madonna captioned the photo (above, right) with the text, "The party has just begun! Bring it! 2014."
In a new essay published in Harper's Bazaar magazine, Madonna recalls the rape she suffered many years ago, when she lived in New York City.
The 55-year-old pop superstar, who is originally from Michigan, had moved to the city in the 1970s to pursue a dance and music career. She graces the cover of Harper's Bazaar's November 2013 issue. Excerpts from her essay were posted on the outlet's website on Oct. 4.
After more than two decades in the music industry, Madonna is proving that she still has a lot of earning power.
It was announced on Monday, Aug. 26, that the 55-year-old singer and actress topped Forbes list of highest-paid celebrities of 2013. She beat out big Hollywood names like Steven Spielberg, Jerry Bruckheimer and Lady Gaga for the title.
Madonna recently had some choice words for the Boy Scouts of America at the 2013 GLAAD Awards.
The 54-year-old singer, who is known for speaking her mind for various causes, took the stage at The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Awards dressed in an outfit resembling a Cub Scouts uniform.
Anderson Cooper will receive the Vito Russo Award at the 24th annual GLAAD Media Awards on March 16, The Associated Press reports.
The award will be presented to Cooper by Madonna at the ceremony in New York City. GLAAD President Herndon Graddick told the wire service that Cooper and Madonna are longtime friends. Both Cooper and Madonna can be seen in the photo above, which was taken in April 2012 when Madonna appeared on Cooper's talk show.
Madonna got fired up and unleashed an expletive-filled rant during a recent sound check performance held before her outdoor concert in Santiago, Chile because several people in the crowd were smoking cigarettes.
Dressed in a hooded black rain jacket, the 54-year-old singer and longtime health and fitness advocate walked across a tarp-covered stage at the National Stadium on Wednesday while singing her song "Human Nature." She and many audience members held umbrellas and hers blew out immediately after she opened it, prompting several people to laugh. She then stopped singing.
Madonna is speaking out about a photo of her 15-year-old daughter that's creating a lot of buzz.
Lourdes Leon, the singer's oldest child, was recently photographed smoking a cigarette. Madonna, known for her own rebellious behavior, expressed her disapproval about it in an interview on NBC's "Rock Center".
Sean Penn, who was once married to Madonna and "Princess Bride" actress Robin Wright, says he has never felt loved by anyone in a romantic way.
The 52-year-old actor made his comments to Esquire in an interview published in the magazine's January 2013 issue. He did not name his ex-wives by name. Penn and Madonna, 54, ended their four-year marriage in 1989. Penn and Wright, 46, divorced in 2010. They have two children.
Madonna's stalker, Robert Linhart, was found guilty of resisting arrest, following a September 2010 incident.
Linhart was arrested outside the singer's Central Park apartment and charged with graffiti, resisting arrest, and possession of a homemade 7-1/2-inch ice pick. He was found writing love notes on wooden boards at the time.