Madonna, who has racked up a record 37 top 10 hits as well as seven No. 1 albums (including her last four) on the Billboard Pop Charts, has given her fans yet another opportunity to celebrate her musical achievements. Today, Warner Bros. Records officially confirmed the September 28th release of CELEBRATION the ultimate compilation of Madonna songs. The songs on Celebration have all been remastered and selected by Madonna and her fans. They cover the expanse of the Material Girls extraordinary career of hits including Everybody, Express Yourself, Vogue and 4 Minutes. Celebration will be available in a two-CD set as well as a single CD.
Celebration, the CD will also include two new songs that were recently recorded in New York City. The first single, also titled, Celebration, co-produced by Madonna and Paul Oakenfold, will be released August 3rd. A video for the single, which will be included on the Celebration DVD was just filmed in Milan, Italy and was directed by long time Madonna collaborator Jonas (Ray of Light) Akerlund. Several dance club remixes of Celebration are headed to the clubs on July 24th. The song will also be available on CD and vinyl maxi. Radio will receive the Celebration single on August 3rd.
The cover for Celebration was created by street pop artist Mr. Brainwash who is best known for throwing modern cultural icons into a blender and turning it up to eleven.