Madonna at the premiere o I Am Because We Are in 2008
|Born||Madonna Louise Ciccone|
16 August 1958
Bay City, Michigan, U.S.
- Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone
- (Catholic Confirmation name)
|Alma mater||University of Michigan|
- record producer
|Hame toun||Rochester Hills, Michigan, U.S.|
|Net worth||U.S. $500 million (estimate as of September 2013)|
|Pairtner(s)||Carlos Leon (1995–97)|
|Relatives||Christopher Ciccone (brother)|
Madonna (born Madonna Louise Ciccone / chi-KOH-nay; 16 August 1958) is an American sangster, sangwriter, actress, director, dancer, an entrepreneur. She haes sauld mair nor 300 million records warldwide an is recognisit as the warld's best-sellin female recordin airtist in history bi Guinness World Records. Considered tae be ane o the "25 Most Powerful Women of the Past Century" bi Time for bein an influential figur in contemporar muisic, she is kent for continuously reinventin baith her muisic an image, an for retainin a staundart o autonomy athin the recordin industrie. Critics hae praised her diverse muisical productions which hae been kent tae induce controversy an aw.