New Music: Madonna f/ Far East Movement – ‘Turn Up the Radio (Remix)’

Madonna and Far East Movement

Far East Movement has collaborated with Snoop Dogg, Tyga, and Justin Bieber. Now the hip-hop quartet joins forces with pop royalty on the Laidback Luke remix to Madonna’s dance-floor anthem “Turn Up the Radio,” which marks the third single from her MDNA album. The re-worked record is one of four tracks off her “Turn Up the Radio” remix EP. Head to the Far East with Madge.

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JoJo Performs ‘Like a Virgin’ at Charity Event

JoJo explored some new territory by performing a cover of Madonna’s “Like a Virgin” at LACMA for the Harvard-Westlake Charity event in L.A. last month. Backed by a live band including songwriters Josh Alexander and Rick Nowels, the 21-year-old songbird put her soulful spin on the ’80s pop hit, which topped the charts six years before she was born.

What do you think of JoJo’s cover? Sound off below.

Nicki Minaj Shares Birthday Kiss with Madonna [Video]

Nicki Minaj and Madonna

Nicki Minaj gushed about kissing Madonna on her birthday last year. Now video from their much-talked-about lip lock has finally surfaced, the same day Madonna drops her new album MDNA.

While donning matching blonde wigs on set of the video for “Give Me All Your Luvin’,” the pop queen presented her co-star with cupcakes, as the cast and crew including M.I.A. sang “Happy Birthday” and toasted her with champagne. The Young Money rapper, who appears twice on MDNA, got an extra special gift from Madonna in the form of a kiss.

“I have to thank the queen, Madonna, for giving me this opportunity,” said Nicki. “I love her so much, and she’s fierce, and she didn’t have to do this for me and M.I.A…. Did you get the kiss with Madonna on camera?”

Watch the newly released footage below.

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New Music: Madonna f/ Nicki Minaj – ‘I Don’t Give A’

Nicki Minaj and Madonna

Nicki Minaj rebels with pop royalty on “I Don’t Give A,” her second collaboration with Madonna on the pop queen’s new album MDNA, available March 26. The fierce females march to their own beat on the pounding hip-pop cut, produced by Martin Solveig.

The hip-hop vixen takes inspiration from Jay-Z on her cocky verse. “I ain’t a businesswoman, I’m a business, woman/ And I’m known for giving bitches the business, woman,” she raps, while proclaiming, “There’s only one queen and that’s Madonna, bitch!”

Listen to the full song below.

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New Music: Madonna f/ Nicki Minaj – ‘I Don’t Give A’ [Snippet]

Nicki Minaj and Madonna

After performing at the Super Bowl and appearing in the video for “Give Me All Your Luvin,’” Nicki Minaj serves up a second collaboration with Madonna. The Young Money diva adds some hip-hop swag to “I Don’t Give A,” a carefree cut off the pop queen’s album MDNA, due March 26.

“Shots fire, anything you hear Nicki on, that’s fire,” she raps in an island accent over the bouncy Martin Solveig production. Listen to her give props to the “original Don Dada” on the snippet below.

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Whitney Houston Gets Down to Madonna’s Halftime Show [Video]

Whitney Houston and Madonna

A week before she passed away, Whitney Houston was seen enjoying fellow pop diva Madonna’s Super Bowl performance. The legendary singer, who stole the show at the Super Bowl in 1991 with her rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” was joined by friends at the bar of the Beverly Wilshire Hotel as they watched the halftime show (for the record, she didn’t have one drink).

Whitney started dancing and clapping along as “Vogue” was performed. “Go Madge!” she can be heard saying in the camera phone footage. Bar patrons tell TMZ that Whitney raved about the performance and reminisced about the days when she would battle Madge on the charts.

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Madonna Slams M.I.A. for Super Bowl Stunt, M.I.A. Apologizes

Nicki Minaj, Madonna, and M.I.A.

M.I.A. caused an uproar with her controversial finger-flipping moment during Madonna’s Super Bowl halftime show. But not only did she offend some viewers, she also angered the pop queen.

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