Today in Madonna History: December 21, 1985

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On December 21 1985, Madonna was awarded seven Billboard Music Awards, reflecting her significant impact on the Billboard charts in the preceding year:

  • Top Pop Artist
  • Top Pop Album Artist – Female
  • Top Pop Singles Artist
  • Top Pop Singles Artist – Female
  • Top Dance Club Play Artist
  • Top Dance Sales Artist
  • Top Music Video (Madonna – The Videos)

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  1. The First/Virgin era was a heady and crazy time for Madonna-sure, she had her detractors but many other scribes hailed her as a brave new voice in Rock. As the years wore on, Madonna was ready for artistry to knock on her door-leading Rolling Stone to anoint her as the Pop/Rock poet of working-class America.

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