Madonna at 60: Greatest Songs Lists

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Madonna at 60: Greatest Songs Lists

Postby JR » Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:10 am

With the Queen of Pop turning 60 this month, I imagine there may be some more similar lists.
https://www.slantmagazine.com/features/ ... gle-ranked

Slant (USA): Every Madonna Single Ranked
78. “Revolver”
77. “Another Suitcase in Another Hall”
76. “Bitch I’m Madonna”
75. “Girl Gone Wild”
74. “You Must Love Me”
73. “Celebration”
72. “Give Me All Your Luvin’”
71. “4 Minutes”
70. “One More Chance”
69. “Turn Up the Radio”
68. “Ghosttown”
67. “American Life”
66. “Nothing Fails”
65. “American Pie”
64. “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina”
63. “Crazy for You”
62. “Gambler”
61. “Love Profusion”
60. “Miles Away”
59. “The Look of Love”
58. “Like a Virgin”
57. “Dear Jessie”
56. “Living for Love”
55. “What It Feels Like for a Girl”
54. “Hollywood”
53. “Beautiful Stranger”
52. “Causing a Commotion”
51. “Die Another Day”
50. “Who’s That Girl”
49. “True Blue”
48. “Angel”
47. “You’ll See”
46. “Give It 2 Me”
45. “Love Don’t Live Here Anymore”
44. “Bye Bye Baby”
43. “Drowned World/Substitute for Love”
42. “Everybody”
41. “Take a Bow”
40. “Get Together”
39. “Dress You Up”
38. “Jump”
37. “Hanky Panky”
36. “This Used to Be My Playground”
35. “Bad Girl”
34. “Keep It Together”
33. “The Power of Good-Bye”
32. “Burning Up”
31. “Sorry”
30. “Rescue Me”
29. “Borderline”
28. “Cherish”
27. “Nothing Really Matters”
26. “Bedtime Story”
25. “Don’t Tell Me”
24. “Material Girl”
23. “Music”
22. “Fever”
21. “Papa Don’t Preach”
20. “Lucky Star”
19. “Holiday”
18. “I’ll Remember”
17. “Human Nature”
16. “Rain”
15. “La Isla Bonita”
14. “Secret”
13. “Hung Up”
12. “Justify My Love”
11. “Ray of Light”
10. “Frozen”
9. “Erotica”
8. “Oh Father”
7. “Open Your Heart”
6. “Deeper and Deeper”
5. “Live to Tell”
4. “Express Yourself”
3. “Into the Groove”
2. “Like a Prayer”
1. “Vogue”

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Billboard: The 100 Greatest Madonna Songs: Critics' Picks

Postby JR » Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:09 pm

I thought Enertainment Weekly would do a 60 Greatest multi-critic list, but not long ago,it had that 35 Songs single-critic list, so we won't see one now.

Billboard has done a 100 Greatest list, though. :-)
https://www.billboard.com/articles/news ... songs-list

100. "Hanky Panky" (I'm Breathless, 1990)
99. "Rescue Me" (The Immaculate Collection, 1990)
98. "Another Suitcase in Another Hall" (Evita, 1996)
97. "Spanish Eyes" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
96. "Sooner or Later" (I'm Breathless, 1990)
95. "Give Me All Your Luvin'" (feat. M.I.A. & Nicki Minaj, MDNA, 2012)
94. "The Look of Love" (Who's That Girl?, 1987)
93. "Spotlight" (You Can Dance, 1987)
92. "Mer Girl" (Ray of Light, 1998)
91. "Gambler" (Vision Quest, 1985)
90. "You'll See" (Something to Remember, 1995)
89. "Devil Wouldn't Recognize You" (Hard Candy, 2008)
88. "Beautiful Stranger" (Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, 1999)
87. "Body Shop" (Rebel Heart, 2015)
86. "Superstar" (MDNA, 2012)
85. "Causing a Commotion" (Who's That Girl?, 1987)
84. "Over and Over" (Like a Virgin, 1984)
83. "Holy Water" (Rebel Heart, 2015)
82. "Think of Me" (Madonna, 1983)
81. "X-Static Process" (American Life, 2003)
80. "Survival" (Bedtime Stories, 1994)
79. "Don't Cry for Me Argentina" (Miami Mix) (Non-album single, 1997)
78. "Waiting" (Erotica, 1992)
77. "Nobody Knows Me" (Mount Sims Old School Remix) (Remixed & Revisited, 2003)
76. "Shanti/Ashtangi" (Ray of Light, 1998)
75. "Dear Jessie" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
74. "Amazing" (Music, 2000)
73. "Rain" (Erotica, 1992)
72. "Rebel Heart" (Rebel Heart Deluxe Edition, 2015)
71. "White Heat" (True Blue, 1986)
70. "Something to Remember" (I'm Breathless, 1990)
69. "In This Life" (Erotica, 1992)
68. "Runaway Lover" (Music, 2000)
67. "Love Profusion" (Headcleanr Remix) (Remixed & Revisited, 2003)
66. "Fever" (Erotica, 1992)
65. "I Want You" (w/ Massive Attack, Inner City Blues: The Music of Marvin Gaye, 1995)
64. "Oh Father" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
63. "American Life" (American Life, 2003)
62. "Who's That Girl?" (Who's That Girl?, 1987)
61. "The Power of Good-Bye" (Ray of Light, 1998)
60. "Bye Bye Baby" (Erotica, 1992)
59. "True Blue" (True Blue, 1986)
58. "Me Against the Music" (Britney Spears feat. Madonna, In the Zone, 2003)
57. "Forbidden Love" (Bedtime Stories, 1994)
56. "Don't Stop" (Bedtime Stories, 1994)
55. "Love Song" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
54. "What It Feels Like For a Girl" (Music, 2000)
53. "Beat Goes On" (feat. Kanye West, Hard Candy, 2008)
52. "Sky Fits Heaven" (Ray of Light, 1998)
51. "Cherish" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
50. "Living for Love" (Rebel Heart, 2015)
49. "I'll Remember" (With Honors, 1994)
48. "Jump" (Confessions on a Dance Floor, 2005)
47. "4 Minutes" (Hard Candy, 2008)
46. "Swim" (Ray of Light, 1998)
45. "Physical Attraction" (Madonna, 1983)
44. "Bedtime Story" (Junior's Wet Dream Remix) (Non-Album, 1995)
43. "Crazy for You" (Vision Quest, 1985)
42. "Till Death Do Us Part" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
41. "Where's the Party?" (True Blue, 1986)
40. "Bad Girl" (Erotica, 1992)
39. "She's Not Me" (Hard Candy, 2008)
38. "Everybody" (Madonna, 1983)
37. "Impressive Instant" (Music, 2000)
36. "Bitch I'm Madonna" (Rebel Heart, 2015)
35. "Secret" (Bedtime Story, 1994)
34. "I Love New York" (Confessions on a Dance Floor, 2005)
33. "Dress You Up" (Like a Virgin, 1984)
32. "Sorry" (Confessions on a Dance Floor, 2005)
31. "Frozen" (Ray of Light, 1998)
30. "Hollywood" (American Life, 2003)
29. "Angel" (Like a Virgin, 1984)
28. "Papa Don't Preach" (True Blue, 1986)
27. "This Used to Be My Playground" (A League of Their Own, 1992)
26. "Open Your Heart" (True Blue, 1986)
25. "Give It 2 Me" (Hard Candy, 2008)
24. "Nothing Really Matters" (Ray of Light, 1998)
23. "Get Together" (Confessions on a Dance Floor, 2005)
22. "Erotica" (Erotica, 1992)
21. "Material Girl" (Like a Virgin, 1984)
20. "Don't Tell Me" (Music, 2000)
19. "Borderline" (Madonna, 1983)
18. "Live to Tell" (True Blue, 1986)
17. "Drowned World/Substitute for Love" (Ray of Light, 1998)
16. "Lucky Star" (Madonna, 1983)
15. "Express Yourself" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
14. "La Isla Bonita" (True Blue, 1986)
13. "Music" (Music, 2000)
12. "Justify My Love" (The Immaculate Collection, 1990)
11. "Burning Up" (Madonna, 1983)
10. "Like a Virgin" (Like a Virgin, 1984)
9. "Deeper and Deeper" (Erotica, 1992)
8. "Take a Bow" (Bedtime Stories, 1994)
7. "Holiday" (Madonna, 1983)
6. "Hung Up" (Confessions on a Dance Floor, 2005)
5. "Human Nature" (Bedtime Stories, 1994)
4. "Ray of Light" (Ray of Light, 1998)
3. "Vogue" (I'm Breathless, 1990)
2. "Like a Prayer" (Like a Prayer, 1989)
1. "Into the Groove" (Desperately Seeking Susan, 1985)

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The Guardian: Every One of Madonna's 78 singles Ranked

Postby JR » Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:56 pm

The EW writer expanded his initial list of 35 to 60; maybe will post that another time/

Meanwhile, here's one from The Guardian:

The Guardian: Every One of Madonna's 78 singles Ranked
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/ ... les-ranked

78. Hanky Panky (1990)
77. Hey You (2007)
76. American Pie (2000)
75. Die Another Day (2003)
74. Revolver feat. Lil’ Wayne (2009)
73. Girl Gone Wild (2012)
72. Fever (1993)
71. Me Against the Music (2003)
70. Celebration (2009)
69. Another Suitcase in Another Hall (1996)
68. Erotica (1992)
67. Bitch I’m Madonna (2015)
66. Give Me All Your Luvin’ (2012)
65. Causing a Commotion (1990)
64. Angel (1984)
63. The Look of Love (1987)
62. One More Chance (1996)
61. Miles Away (2008)
60. American Life (2003)
59. Give It 2 Me (2008)
58. Love Profusion (2003)
57. Don’t Cry for Me Argentina (1996)
56. Who’s That Girl? (1987)
55. Bye Bye Baby (1992)
54. Dear Jessie (1989)
53. Bedtime Story (1994)
52. You’ll See (1995)
51. Dress You Up (1984)
50. You Must Love Me (1996)
49. Gambler (1985)
48. Nothing Fails (2003)
47. Hollywood (2003)
46. This Used to Be My Playground (1992)
45. Bad Girl (1992)
44. Rescue Me (1990)
43. Burning Up (1983)
42. I’ll Remember (1994)
41. Turn Up the Radio (2012)
40. True Blue (1986)
39. Nothing Really Matters (1998)
38. Take a Bow (1994)
37. What It Feels Like for a Girl (2000)
36. Crazy for You (1985)
35. 4 Minutes (2008))
34. Beautiful Stranger (1999)
33. Secret (1994)
32. Don’t Tell Me (2000)
31. Everybody (1982)
30. La Isla Bonita (1986)
29. The Power of Good-Bye (1989)
28. Oh Father (1989)
27. Deeper and Deeper (1992)
26. Lucky Star (1983)
25. Material Girl (1984)
24. Jump (2005)
23. Living for Love (2015)
22. Get Together (2005)
21. Like a Virgin (1984)
20. Cherish (1989)
19. Justify My Love (2006)
18. Rain (1992)
17. Into the Groove (1984)
16. Ghosttown (2015)
15. Human Nature (1994)
14. Express Yourself (1989)
13. Sorry (2005)
12. Drowned World/Substitute For Love (1998)
11. Open Your Heart (1986)
10. Music (2000)
9. Live to Tell (1986)
8. Holiday (1983)
7. Frozen (1998)
6. Vogue (1990)
5. Papa Don’t Preach (1986)
4. Ray of Light (1998)
3. Hung Up (2005)
2. Borderline (1983)
1. Like a Prayer (1989)

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Re: Madonna at 60: Greatest Songs Lists

Postby Harold » Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:36 pm

I don't have a list to post, but I just wanted to say that, my God, the idea that Madonna is 60 is making me feel very old, even though I'm younger than her...


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