If the timeline for Madonna’s recent album releases are anything to go by, she will be entering the studio shortly to begin work on a new collection. The Material Girl is currently enjoying a new life in Lisbon, Portugal, where she moved to in 2017 so that her son David Banda could continue his football training with Benfica. But she’s definitely ready to return to music and last month, announced excitedly:
“I gotta get my show together. 2017 was soccer mom in Portugal. 2018… I’m coming back, baby. I’m coming for you!”
The Queen of Pop is considering scaling things down next time, though.
“I feel like I’ve pushed the whole big-production arena tour to the max and done it the best that I could for such a long time. It’s time for me to take a different approach and really get back down to the beauty and simplicity of music and lyrics and intimacy.”
Madonna recently performed her first stand-up comedy gig and with her 60th birthday approaching in August, suggested future shows may be a very different experience:
“This is something I’m exploring right now: the idea of doing a show that doesn’t travel the world, but stays in one place and utilizes not only humour and the music in a more intimate setting but other people’s music, as well, and other entertainment.”
Well, I wonder myself if Madonna’s fourteenth album will be 100% fun Electro Pop music. Meanwhile, let’s all remember one of her hits of the last decade, “Give It 2 Me”, which was released 10 years ago to be exact…