Madonna: Videos by albums Take 4 – ‘Like a Prayer’.

Madonna: Videos by albums Take 4 – ‘Like a Prayer’.

Time to continue my Madonna research and reach one of my favorite albums: Like a Prayer! Madonna – Like A Prayer I have already taken a look at “Like a Prayer” in a previous One on One… However, I think it deserves a deeper look. The album was released in 1989. It was a personal intimate album in which she took on her mother´s death (when Madonna was just a child), growing up as a Catholic, female empowerment, geniusly done through pop music with pop, funk, gospel and soul influences.  I personally love the track that titles the album and Read more »

It´s a Sin, Sadness Part 1 and Like a Prayer : Music as Religion

It´s a Sin, Sadness Part 1 and Like a Prayer : Music as Religion

Videos with Religion as core subject: “It´s a Sin”, “Sadness Part 1” and “Like a Prayer” have been a big part of our popular culture. I have been thinking about Religion lately. I think there are different reasons for that: I am taking a course on Coursera called “Soul Beliefs“ I have always enjoyed reading about religions and spirituality, also, I am going through a transition phase in my life which makes me question my beliefs and also. At the same time, we (as in the planet Earth) are being constantly bombarded by the media with news like the “derailment” Read more »