On February 10 2008, Madonna won her 7th Grammy Award. The Confessions Tour film, directed by Jonas Åkerlund, took home the award for Best Long Form Music Video.
It marked Madonna’s fourth Grammy nomination for Best Long Form Music Video, and her second win in the category:
- Blond Ambition World Tour Live – Won (1992)
- The Girlie Show: Live Down Under – Nominated (1995)
- I’m Going To Tell You A Secret – Nominated (2007)
- The Confessions Tour – Won (2008)
The live performances/renditions of brilliant ballads Drowned World/Substitute for Love and Paradise-from defining and seminal albums Ray of Light and Music
-respectively-are beautiful, gorgeous and riveting proving once again that ballads are what Madonna does best!