Madonna is a seven time Grammy winning singer/songwriter/producer, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, director, dance floor queen, freedom fighter, documentarian, fashion icon, entrepreneur, author and humanitarian who has sold over 300 million records in the course of an extraordinary career. The Material Girl continues her three-decade plus reign with the release of her 13th studio album "Rebel Heart" which debuted at #1 in over 40 countries on the charts around the world. Madonna recently made record chart history with her 45th No. 1 single ("Ghosttown") on Billboard's Dance Charts giving her the most No. 1 songs of any artist ever on the Billboard charts!
Madonna's reputation as one of the most revolutionary and inventive performers of all time will culminate this year when her highly anticipated worldwide Rebel Heart Tour kicks off in Montreal on September 9th. Her previous sold out MDNA Tour was the most successful tour of 2012.
Madonna has won two Golden Globes - one for her performance in "Evita" and one for the song "Masterpiece" from the film W.E., which she also directed and co-wrote. She has produced two documentaries "I Am, Because We Are" and "SecretProjectRevolution" and is a best-selling author of a series of children's books including "The English Roses".
On the humanitarian front, Madonna's Raising Malawi charity Raisingmalawi.org has helped provide aid and education to the children of Malawi and has recently completed with buildOn the creation of several schools which will educate close to 5,000 children. Her Ray of Light Foundation rayoflight.org supports the education of girls in Afghanistan, Pakistan and other countries. She has also been a long-standing, outspoken and passionate supporter of gay rights on a global scale for the LGBTQ community.
Madonna is a co-owner of the Hard Candy Fitness brand, which includes Madonna designed Hard Candy Fitness Centers in several locations around the world. She also partnered with Iconix to create The Material Girl fashion forward line and the Truth or Dare brand, and is one of the original investors in Vita Coco coconut water.