- Madonna's "Celebration" lost to Lady GaGa's "Poker Face" at the last night's Grammy Awards. The category she was nominated in was Best Dance Recording.
- The manager for Madonna says the U.S. pop star is such a fan of coconut water, she invested nearly $1.5 million in a company that makes the drink.
Madonna's manager, Guy Oseary, said the "Material Girl" singer invested in Vita Coco and also convinced a number of other celebrities to also invest in the New York-based company, the New York Post reported Sunday.
Among the celebrities that also purchased stakes in the coconut water manufacturer were film stars Mathew McConaughey and Demi Moore, along with singer Anthony Kiedis of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. (madonna.com, New York Post)
- Once again Madonna is among the nominees for the International Dance Music Awards: in the Best Artist (Solo) category as well as in the Best Pop Dance Track one with "Celebration".
"Celebration" will fight against songs by Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Cascada, the Black Eyed Peas, the Pet Shop Boys, David Guetta feat. Akon and again David Guetta this time feat. Kelly Rowland. As Best Solo nominee Madonna is also in good company with Beyonce, Britney Spears, David Guetta, Deadmau5, Katy Perry and Lady Gaga.
Voting ends on February 26th, on the day of the ceremony which will be held in Miami.
Voting link: HERE. (MadonnaTribe)
- Randy Taraborrelli, the pop star's biographer, tells Hello! that she has complained to him: "Why is it that other women get to take their time about matters of the heart, but not me? No, I have to make an instant decision just for the sake of a good headline."
The writer, who also professes to be a friend of the pop star, says the unthinkable may happen – she may remain single. He said Madonna once told him: "It is possible for me not to have a man, you know? That is a possibility." (telegraph.co.uk)
- According to Globo.com, Madonna will visit Brazil again and spend a week starting Febuary 9th there. Her boyfriend Jesus Luz will be playing a gig on the 16th of Feb in Salvador, and Madonna has supposedly booked a suite at the same hotel she stayed in previously when she went to Rio on a humanitarian mission. Beyonce (& Jay-Z) had already booked the suite Madonna had previously stayed in.