Rediscover the beautiful unofficial and unauthorized book :
“MADONNA – AMBITION . MUSIC .STYLE” by Caroline Sullivan
TRIMMED PAGE SIZE
283 x 245 mm (11 1/5 x 9 2/3 inches) Portrait
EXTENT 256 pages
200 colour and b/w photographs
UNIQUE SELLING POINTS
• A stunning illustrated retrospective of the world’s biggest-selling
female artist, written by a leading music journalist
• Published to coincide with the 30th anniversary of Madonna’s
groundbreaking album Like A Virgin
• Madonna has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is
recognized as the best-selling female recording artist of all time
• Illustrated with every album cover and a host of rare and previously
• Revised to include Madonna’s 2015 album release Rebel Heart
Madonna is the biggest-selling female recording artist of all time. With each
pioneering album she has consistently reinvented her music and image, often
dictating the trends for popular culture to follow. She has never been afraid to
push boundaries – both lyrically and artistically – and is responsible for some
of the most iconic pop music ever produced.
Exploring every hit record and every era-defining image, this authoritative
illustrated book examines each one of Madonna’s 13 studio albums in fine
detail, placing each within the context of the time in which it was recorded and
charting the music’s subsequent influence on fashion and popular culture.
Published to following the 30th anniversary of the groundbreaking Like a
Virgin and the release of her 2015 album Rebel Heart, and featuring a wealth
of rare and iconic photographs, Madonna: Ambition. Music. Style is written by
acclaimed music journalist Caroline Sullivan (the Guardian, Melody Maker
and The Times) and is a unique and long-overdue exploration of the
extraordinary output of this legendary artist.
Starting with her eponymous debut album in 1983 and concluding with her
most recent release, 2012’s MDNA, Madonna: Ambition. Music. Style. explores
each of the Queen of Pop’s dozen studio albums. The book also features
contemporary reviews and interviews and a wealth of rare photographs.
Published in 2014 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Madonna’s
breakthrough album, Like A Virgin, the book is written by noted music
journalist Caroline Sullivan. It is the ultimate celebration of an extraordinary
catalogue of music and a must-have addition to every Madonna fan’s library.
Every album… Every iconic image...
Madonna • Like a Virgin • True Blue • Like a Prayer • Erotica •
Bedtime Stories • Ray of Light • Music • American Life •
Confessions on a Dance Floor • Hard Candy • MDNA • Rebel Heart •
Caroline Sullivan is a New York-born music journalist who has written
for the Guardian, The Times, Time Out and many other prominent
publications. Starting her career with Melody Maker, Sullivan later became the
Chief Rock Critic at the Guardian. Throughout her career she has interviewed
some of the biggest names in music, including Lady Gaga, Radiohead and
Adele She is also the author of Bye Bye Baby: My Tragic Love Affair with
the Bay City Rollers.
Click HERE to see a gallery with photos from the book