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Madonna: iTunes Record Breaker!

Madonna: iTunes Record Breaker!

Madonna‘s upcoming MDNA album is breaking records!

Pre-orders ascended to the top spot on iTunes stores in 50 countries and was the largest one day pre-order of any album in iTunes history.

“Thanks for all the L-U-V!! from around the world” said Madonna.

Just this past Sunday, the Material Girl had largest halftime US viewership in Super Bowl history, peaking at 112.6 million viewers.

Madonna‘s ‘Give Me All Your Luvin’ ft. Nicki Minaj and M.I.A. was also the most added song at U.S. Top 40 Radio this week.

Can’t wait to hear MDNA in full!

Click inside for some Madonna by the numbers…


50 = Number 1’s Pre-orders for Madonna’s MDNA album on iTunes (biggest one day pre-order in ITunes (biggest one day pre-order in iTunes history) hit the top spot at iTunes store in 50 countries!

11,000,000+ = YouTube downloads of new Madonna video…and counting. The most searched subject on YouTube and Google during the Super Bowl

13 = Madonna’s new single catapults to the #13 spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart

56 = “Give Me All Your Luvin’” marks Madonna’s 56th appearance on the Hot 100 according to Billboard’s Keith Caulfield

112.6 Million = Peak audience viewership during Madonna’s halftime performance – largest in Super

Bowl history – up 4 million from last year – surpasses Michael Jackson’s 1993 halftime performance

47.1 Million = Households saw Madonna’s Super Bowl Performance

#6 = Trending at No. 6 on European Airplay Charts

#2 = iTunes Single, jumped from previous spot 11 after the Super Bowl

2500 = Spins in less than 48 hours at Top 40 radio

25 = “Give Me All Your Luvin’” single’s chart debut

51 = Global Tour Dates Announced by Live Nation

1600 = Clear Channel Digital Billboards Around the Globe aired Madonna’s “Give Me All Your Luvin’”


320 = Hours of rehearsal prior to performance

750 = Hours to create and complete the Givenchy gold cape Madonna arrived in

4 = Special guests: Nicki Minaj, M.I.A., LMFAO and Cee Lo Green

1 = Slackliner

20 = Dancing Dolls

17 = Core Dancers

200 = Members of Gospel Choirs from Indianapolis area

150 = Gladiators carried Madonna onto the stadium with 280 feet of custom made 3 inch rope

1200 lbs. = weight of Madonna’s golden throne designed by Madonna and Jimmie Martin in London. Throne included 2 specially designed specially designed sphinx heads covered in Swarovski crystals.

100 = Members of Drumline

250 = Volunteers who assembled and took down stage during half time in 6 minutes (go Hoosiers!)

27 = Carts which carried the stage were wheeled in by the volunteers

36 = Projectors hung from ceiling of stadium to create light show

120 = Individual lashes applied to each of Madonna’s eyelids per eye

18k = Rose gold ground down and added to Madonna’s eye shadow and lips by makeup artist Gina Brooke

200 = Pairs of black briefs provided by Calvin Klein for the Gladiators (they got to wear them home)


MDNA = Title of Madonna’s upcoming CD (scheduled for March 26th release)

W.E. = Title of just released film directed and co-written by Madonna

L.U.V. = Madonna

Y.O.U. = You Wanna?

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81 Responses to “Madonna: iTunes Record Breaker!”

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  1. 1
    Mark Says:

    What else is new? :)

  2. 2
    jesslyn Says:

    wow cool.
    not surprised tho.
    it’s madonna.

  3. 3
    Antony Says:

    I’m not surprised at all!! I also just bougth VIP tickets to her show in Vancouver!! L U V Madonna!

  4. 4
    bae Says:

    Don’t ever count this woman out…

  5. 5
    Gossip Girl Says:

    And People Still Believe Gaga is a bigger hit than she is..LOL! That’s a Joke, Born This Way only landed at number one in, get ready for it, 22 Countries ! Haha ! Bow Down Before the ORIGINAL and TRUE QUEEN of POP! Madonna forever !!!

  6. 6
    Madonna Queen of iTunes Says:

    I feel bad for Monsters..I mean at 53, Madonna looks great, 100 million people watch her performance during the halftime Super Bowl 2012 and she didn’t have to wear rotten meat or dead animal to break records. And today this news??? Hmnnn…lesson to learn !!!!

  7. 7
    uhm Says:

    It’s Madonna B*tch!!!!

  8. 8
    Who's That Chick Says:


    R I P GAGA

  9. 9
    Slaying Slaying Slaying Says:

    I feel bad for Little Donkeys..I mean Little Monsters ! LOL

  10. 10
    L U V Says:

    People of the world call her The Queen of Pop for nothing!

  11. 11
    ll Says:


  12. 12
    Katy Perrilicious Says:

    ……effortless and yet classy lady she is! Unlike a copycat named like CaCa. :(

  13. 13
    lola Says:

    i wanna see wannabes doing this after 30 years.. madonna is amazing…. a genius

  14. 14

    Just in: GaGa is reportedly taking a notepad and pen !


  15. 15
    MrsDestinyHope Says:

    The only people from today’s society that I see having a huge career at her age would be like Beyonce + Timberlake. Gaga + Bieber, NOT A ChANCE! BOW BEFORE THE TRUE QUEEN OF POP

  16. 16
    Wow Says:

    She is a living icon!

  17. 17
    fiona Says:

    it’s not the best track, but it doesnt have to be. the spelling in the song is catchy a la B-A-N-A-N-A-S in Gwen’s Holla Back Girl.

  18. 18
    cookie Says:

    and yet some people call her irrelevant and ready for retirement. go figure!

  19. 19
    Stay Tune Says:

    Madonna will talk to Ryan Seacrest KISS FM about tour, MDNA & Superbowl tomorrow!!!!

  20. 20
    Bob Hannah Says:

    Don’t think much of her personally, but she is a great businesswoman. For once I would like to hear her REAL voice live…

  21. 21
    pia Says:

    really exciting, glad to have her back in MUSIC rather than other stuff like fashion, books, and movies.

  22. 22
    alejandra Says:

    LUV the track, it sounds awesome on Super Blast.

  23. 23
    kendra Says:

    if anybody was born to be a star it was her.
    her parents named her MADONNA for god’s sake.
    she didnt even need to change it!

  24. 24
    isla Says:

    @Bob Hannah: she sang live at the SB and sounded damn good.

  25. 25
    Madonna The Best Selling Says:

    Poor Lady Gaga..her album Born This Way is supposedly to be the album of the century yet turned out to be a collection of songs from the 80s Tampax-advert promo.

    ….sad isn’t it?

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