Madonna is an American singer songwriter and actress. She achieved popularity by pushing the boundaries of lyrical content in mainstream pop music and imagery in her music videos which became a fixture on MTV. Madonna is known for reinventing both her music, her image and for maintaining her autonomy within the recording industry, she is often referred to as the “Queen of Pop”. She signed with Sire Records in 1982 and released her self-titled debut album the following year. She followed it with a series of commercially and critically successful albums, including the Grammy Award winners Ray of Light (1998) and Confessions on a Dance Floor (2005). Throughout her career, Madonna has written and produced many of her songs, with most of them reaching number one in the charts. Madonna’s popularity was further enhanced by her film roles including Desperately Seeking Susan (1985), Dick Tracy (1990) and Evita (1996) for which she earned a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. Her other ventures include fashion design, writing children’s books and filmmaking. Having sold more than 300 million records worldwide, Madonna is recognized as the best selling female recording artist of all time by Guinness World Records. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) listed her as the best selling female artist of the 20th century and the second best selling female artist in the United States with 64.5 million certified albums. According to Billboard, Madonna is the highest grossing solo touring artist of all time, earning $1.31 billion from her concerts since 1990. She was ranked at number two, behind only The Beatles, on the Billboard Hot 100 All Time Top Artists, making her the most successful solo artist in the history of American singles chart. Madonna became one of the five founding members of the UK Music Hall of Fame and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in her first year of eligibility.
Lissome Art Studio are proud to introduce a range of stylish limited edition art prints dedicated to Madonna. Each typography poster is individually signed and numbered featuring song titles and lyrics from Madonna albums and most notable recordings.