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Celebration

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Madonna
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Celebration

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Harry Crews
genre:
Fiction

We gave it an A

Due to an editing error, the reviewer?s original grade in the magazine was inadvertently changed from an A to an B. EW regrets the error.

Madonna, of course, is less about the Voice than the zeitgeist. At 51, she remains ? as strenuously au courant as ever; on the glitched-out dance-floor stomper ”Revolver,” one of two new tracks from her mammoth greatest-hits collection Celebration, she enlists raspy-voiced hip-hop scamp Lil Wayne, and delivers lyrical come-ons like ”My love’s a revolver/My sex is a killer/Do you wanna die happy?” Superfans may well die happy with this much concentrated Madge-estry: 36 tracks covering nearly every phase of her ? 25-year career. It all holds up surprisingly well. A

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