Madonna (Hardcover)

Album by Album

By Caroline Sullivan

Carlton Books, 9781787391796, 256pp.

Publication Date: February 5, 2019

List Price: 29.95*
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Written by acclaimed music journalist Caroline Sullivan, this in-depth, lavishly illustrated exploration of Madonna examines the superstar's music, style, and cultural influence.

Madonna is the top-selling female recording artist of all time, and a fearless, boundary-pushing artist who constantly reinvents herself and her music. Updated to include Rebel Heart, this authoritative illustrated book examines all 13 of Madonna's studio albums in fine detail, placing each in context and charting the trendsetting musician's influence on fashion and popular culture. Covering every hit record and era-defining image, and featuring a wealth of rare and iconic photographs, Madonna takes a unique look at the legendary star's extraordinary output.

About the Author

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, Adele, and Ed Sheeran.