Madonna crowned Billboard’s 2016 Woman of the Year.
And in fact Madonna is an artist who has something to say.
Billboard Magazine about Madonna: “With her creative vision, relentless innovation, and dedication to philanthropic causes, she is an inspiration to hundreds of millions of people around the world, all while shattering every career record out there. She is an important feminist on top of that, a one-of-a-kind artist who’s used her influence to change the conversation around women, sexuality and equal rights.”
Madonna – artists who have something to say
Madonna stands up for women rights and feminism. But she made also very clear „I’m a different kind of feminist. I’m a bad feminist.“
Madonna: „My real muse was David Bowie. He embodied male and female spirit and that suited me just fine. He made me think there were no rules. But I was wrong. There are no rules — if you’re a boy. There are rules if you’re a girl:
Don’t Act too smart
You’re allowed to be pretty and cute and sexy. But don’t act too smart. Don’t have an opinion that’s out of line with the status quo. You are allowed to be objectified by men and dress like a slut, but don’t own your sluttiness. And do not, I repeat do not, share your own sexual fantasies with the world. Be what men want you to be, but more importantly, be what women feel comfortable with you being around other men. And finally, do not age. „
As women, we have to start appreciating our own worth and each other’s worth
„What I would like to say to all women here today is this: Women have been so oppressed for so long they believe what men have to say about them. They believe they have to back a man to get the job done. And there are some very good men worth backing, but not because they’re men — because they’re worthy. As women, we have to start appreciating our own worth and each other’s worth. Seek out strong women to befriend, to align yourself with, to learn from, to collaborate with, to be inspired by, to support, and enlightened by. In life there is no real safety except for self-belief. “
Your resistance made me stronger, made me push harder, made me the fighter that I am today
„To the doubters and naysayers and everyone who gave me hell and said I could not, that I would not or I must not — your resistance made me stronger, made me push harder, made me the fighter that I am today. It made me the woman that I am today. So thank you.“
Here is the video of Madonna’s full length speech:
This video Shows the seven-time Grammy winner’s career in breathtaking figures:
Congrats to our woman of the year, Madonna! 👑
Gepostet von Billboard am Freitag, 14. Oktober 2016
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