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December 2005 News Archive

ICON had the exclusive chance to interview Stuart Price about his experiences working with Madonna. Here is part 1 of the interview with the Grammy nominated producer of Confessions on a Dance Floor.
Kaori Ono asked Madonna: Which song took the most time to finish on Confessions on a Dancefloor? Why?
Congratulations to those of you who correctly answered ICON's "French Elle" contest! we're pretty sure that it took a lot of research, but isn't it great to have a real challenge? Now, it's time for us to give you the full and correct answer to the following question: How many times did the french edition of ELLE magazine feature Madonna on its cover during the past 20 years (including the most recent one)?
ICON is happy to confirm that Madonna's friend and choreographer Jamie King will be directing the video for Madonna's second single, SORRY. Stay tuned to ICON for more news!
Madonna recently was featured on the cover of the french ELLE magazine. It was not the first time as she graced this famous fashion magazine's cover several times during the past twenty years, promoting an album or a new movie. As a Madonna fan, you probably still have on mind some of Madonna's most wonderful magazine covers, right? If you do, then answer the following question and you could be one of the 4 Iconers to get a copy of the latest french ELLE featuring Madonna as its cover girl:
Congratulations to Alfred Rossy! You are the winner of the "Let me Walk In Your Shoes" Contest! Read Alfred's winning essay here!
Karen A Bennett asked Madonna: Ive heard recently that you have become interested in directing. Please tell me what inspired you to look at directing as your next challenge and what sorts of projects will you be looking at?
Delicious & flavorful bottles of Cabarnet Sauvignon, Barbera, Pinot Grigio, and UnWine are now available with Madonna's artwork to commemorate the amazing success of her latest album, Confessions on a Dance floor. Click HERE to buy now!
Madonna is busy preparing for her new photoshoot that will be featured in an upcoming issue of Harper's Bazaar. She will be collaborating with photographer Solve Sundsbo. This is a brand new photographer collaboration for Madonna. Stay tuned to ICON for more exciting news!!!
When it comes to fashion and couture, Madonna's name is often used as a reference. For now more than 20 years, the girl wears what magazines describe as the next season's trends, and is behind the worldwide success of many new designers who create clothes that perfectly match her projects and state of mind. Now, it's your turn to express yourself and share your thoughts about Madonna's image.
Here is another great behind the scenes picture of Madonna filming SMAP v SMAP in Japan!
As you all know, Madonna spent last week in Japan connecting with her Japanese fans for the first time in 12 years. Madonna performed the song HUNG UP at the SMAP v SMAP show, which will air on December 19th. After wards, Madonna did an interview which was interupted by a man on a horse who wanted to audition for her next video!
The answer to the trivia question, "Where was the song 'American Pie' played for the very first time in 1999?..."
You've confessed, now ask the ICON herself anything you've always wanted to know. Got a burning question you've always wanted to ask her about her music? Its all open to her biggest fans and ICON members, so start thinking!
Go to to purchase the Madonna Official 2006 Calendar as well as other must have t-shirts & posters! Click HERE.