Much praise centred on the record's diverse musical palette, with some calling it her best record since 2005's Confessions On A Dance Floor
. However, some critics found Madonna's busy approach to song-writing lent the album, her 14th, a disjointed feel.
The show will feature Pet Shop Boys classics aplenty and also new tracks from Electric, the first Pet Shop Boys album to be produced by Stuart Price, the dance music wunderkind behind Madonna's Confessions on a Dance Floor
and club-smashing remixes for The Killers.
LiveNation is hoping she's worth the $120 million price tag.) Hard Candy, meanwhile, picks up where 2005's Confessions on a Dance Floor
Produced by Stuart Price, who helmed Madonna's Confessions On A Dance Floor
, it has punchy synths and percussive drum machines but in the end, it's bland Europop.
The Queen of Pop also knocked Kate Bush off her spot for Most No1 Albums By A Female Artist with her ninth album Confessions On A Dance Floor
Last year, when Fred Tallaksen heard that Madonna was returning to the disco with her then-upcoming CD Confessions on a Dance Floor
, he sprang into action.
Created and sold through Celebrity Cellars, Madonna's wine features images from her latest CD release, "Confessions on a Dance Floor
." The line includes Pinot Grigio, Barbera and Cabernet Sauvignon, plus a de-alcoholized vino called "Un-wine," priced between $25 (for the alcohol-less version) and $40.
Face To Face, by Westlife, rose from five to three, while Take That's Never Forget stayed at four, and Madonna's Confessions on a Dance Floor
slipped to five.