But for all the show's opulence, the super-cool effects and inclusion of her old hits such as Vogue, t'was the middlefinger of British singer M.
Stealing Madge's thunder, overshadowing her career highlight - oh dear, no I wouldn't want to be M.
Yet in a recent telephone interview with Billboard, the lyric is taking on another, more literal meaning, as M.
After all, she d just been asked about the massive attention paid to journalist Lynn Hirschberg s less-than-fawning cover profile of her in the New York Times Magazine in May, and to M.
Whatever else it demonstrated, the Truffle Kerfuffle made it clear that at some point between the 2007 release of her second album, "Kala," and this spring, M.
Maya Arulpragasam is the charismatic force responsible for M.
But being provincial about such things would simply be contradictory to the whole M.
Nominated for an Academy Award, two Grammy's, a Brit Award, an NME Award, an Ivor Novella Award, a MTV Award, an Independent Music Award and another BET Award (as Best New Artist) in 2009 alone, so far M.