The Queen of Pop by no means disappoints! Madonna just lately paid homage to the late Marilyn Monroe for 4 completely different covers of V Journal.
Madonna by no means ceases to amaze. Lately the “Materials Lady” paid homage to the unbelievable Marilyn Monroe and her ultimate photoshoot for V magazine. The anniversary of Marilyn’s dying is approaching in simply six weeks.
Within the pictures, Madonna is a spitting picture of the beloved blonde actress. The unfold was impressed by Bert Stern’s “The Final Sitting,” and Madonna flawlessly poses in quite a lot of pictures for Marilyn’s final photoshoot.
“We weren’t fascinated with recreating the photographs precisely however extra importantly, we wished to discover the connection between photographer and topic. Each the friendship and the inventive course of, and the way artwork can imitate life and vice versa,” photographer (and longtime Madge collaborator) Steven Klein stated in a press launch.
In one of many pictures, the 63-year-old posed in a sultry manner with a pearl necklace in her mouth. In a single haunting shot, she has her face turned away from the digicam whereas posing nude on an unmade mattress and wore nothing however fishnets, diamonds, opera gloves, and Christian Louboutin stilettos. In one other Marilyn-esque photograph, the songstress posed in a white fur coat with pink roses and different stylish adornments round her. Your entire photograph shoot was “an homage to the glamour and tragedy” of Marilyn Monroe and was created superbly.
“After I despatched Madonna the pictures, she was actually taken by the incandescent fragility of Marilyn at that second in her life. We determined to discover a lodge suite and attempt to seize the liaison between a star and the digicam, the thriller, and magic of this inventive collaboration.”
This isn’t the primary time the pop star has recreated the icon’s picture. In 1985 she performed Marilyn in an SNL sketch, and in 1987 she regarded like Marilyn’s twin whereas in live performance.
No matter period, Madonna nails it each time. In an interview with V Journal, the singer opened up on her secret for staying younger. “I don’t even take into consideration my age, to inform you the reality. I simply preserve going,” she stated. “Even after I carried out virtually my whole [Madame X] tour in agony, I had no cartilage left in my proper hip, and everybody stored saying, ‘You gotta cease, you gotta cease.’ I stated, ‘I can’t cease. I’ll go till the wheels fall off.’”