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Queen! Madonna’s New Album ‘Madame X’ Debuts At No. 1

‘Madame X’ takes the top spot.

UPDATE: It’s official! Madonna’s new album is No. 1 on the Billboard 200, giving the Queen of Pop her ninth No. 1 of her career.

She sold a total of 95,000 equivalent album units. Madonna has the second-most No. 1 albums of her career (Barbra Streisand leads the pack with 11).

Celebrate in Exhale!


Despite one major music review publication eviscerating Madonna’s latest release, it’s on track to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Thanks to a tour bundling deal, Madame X will open with 90-100k sales plus streaming, according to an estimate from Hits Daily Double. This marks her first No. 1 since 2012’s MDNA.

There’s a lot to absorb in the world of Madonna at the moment. She’s down to film a music video for “Faz Gostoso,” featuring Anitta, if she had the budget. However, there’s a video for “God Control” on the way.

An early congratulations are in order!

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Madonna’s “God Control” Music Video Looks Controversial

When disco turns deadly.

Madonna needs coin to make a music video for her Anitta-assisted banger, “Faz Gostoso” because she’s already filmed music videos for the album’s selected singles. That includes one for standout track, “God Control,” a disco-tinged tune that finds the singer begging the listener to “wake up.” It’s a politically and socially charged song disguised with a vibrant beat and colorful production gymnastics crafted by Mike Dean and Mirwais, but the lyrics are quite dark.

Read our Madame X review here.

In the teaser for the forthcoming video, Madonna can be seen enjoying a wild night out at a club, but she offers a glimpse at the clip’s harrowing ending when a gunman rains bullets on party-goers. It will inevitably rock the boat.

No word yet on when the “God Control” video premieres, however Madonna said it’s on the way.

Watch the teaser below: