Over the weekend, Madonna was honored at Billboard’s Women In Music award ceremony. In her acceptance speech, she got very blunt, forcing the audience before her to confront the biases she has had to overcome in order to achieve the many successes she has achieved over her long career.
While the speech delivered a very important message about the sexism, misogyny, abuse and bullying that women- especially older women -in the entertainment industry face, she said one thing that didn’t quite come off in the best way. Click on the audio player to hear more on this story from Monie Love in the Early Morning Evening News on the “Ed Lover Show.”
Was Madonna’s Praised Billboard Speech In Poor Taste? [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO] was originally published on EdLoverShow.com