On January 31, 2012, the deluxe edition cover for MDNA was unveiled through Madonna’s official Facebook page. The album’s artwork was shot by Mert and Marcus and directed by Giovanni Bianco.
On January 30, 1995, Madonna and Babyface perform “Take A Bow” at the 22nd annual American Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California.
Madonna attends the opening of photographer Mario Testino’s exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London, England.
On January 28, 1985, Madonna and Huey Lewis presented an award to Prince & The Revolution and is nominated for Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist at the 12th annual American Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, CA.
On January 27, 1984, Madonna performed Burning Up and Holiday on the UK music program The Tube. The show was broadcast live from the Hacienda Club in Manchester.
On January 26, 2007, Madonna’s second live album, The Confessions Tour was released by Warner Bros. Records. It was recorded at Wembley Arena in London, and was released in both CD and DVD formats. The DVD was directed by Jonas Åkerlund.
On January 25, 1989, Madonna signs a $5 million contract with Pepsi-Cola for a series of TV commercials and sponsorship of a world tour.
On January 24, 1989, Madonna and Sean Penn were featured on the cover of National Enquirer. “Madonna tells cops: Sean beat me and tied me up – Divorce Drama.”
On January 23, 1985 – Like A Virgin is certified 2x platinum (2 million units) in the USA.