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Termina Madonna su 'dulce' concierto

La cantante interpretó el tema Sorry a petición de sus fans mexicanos

Juan Carlos García

Ciudad de México (29 de noviembre de 2008).- En la última parte del concierto del Sticky & Sweet Tour 2008 de Madonna en el Foro Sol, dividida en los segmentos conceptuales "Gypsy" y "Rave", los 50 mil asistentes que entraron, de acuerdo a OCESA, vibraron con la cantante.

Con las canciones "Devil Wouldn't Recognize You", "Spanish Lesson" y "Miles Away", el público se mostró receptivo y atento a lo que hacía la diva en el escenario, pero como los dos primeros no han sido sencillos promocionales, no toda la gente se prendió.

"Esta es una muy buena oportunidad pare decir que estoy feliz de estar de regreso aquí después de tantos años, muchas gracias, creo que ésta es la mejor manera de iniciar mi gira por Sudamérica", expresó antes de cantar "You Must Love Me".

En la variedad de golosinas musicales, la gente encontró el gusto por la presencia de la estrella y de su estilo.

Al final de "Get Stupid", apareció en las pantallas una imagen del nuevo Presidente electo de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, con la que consiguió una nutrida ovación.

Y fue en este segmento en el que Madonna prendió más que en ningún otro momento a los asistentes al cantar "4 Minutes", "Like a Prayer" y "Ray of Light".

Como es su costumbre y como lo ha hecho en otros conciertos en distintas partes del mundo, pidió al público que eligiera una canción y de las que le pidieron, la ganadora fue "Sorry". La interpretó sólo con su guitarra y de manera acústica.

El paladeo de golosinas y dulces con el sello de la Reina del Pop concluyó con "Hung Up", que puso a todos a bailar y a corear y el pilón lo dio con "Give It 2 Me".

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Taken from newspaper Reforma www.reforma.com

Madonna finishes her 'sweet' concert

Songs like "Ray of Light", "Like a Prayer" and "Hung Up" completed the set of the singer on his first concert at the Foro Sol.

Picture: AP

The singer performed the theme Sorry at the request of its Mexican fans

Juan Carlos Garcia

Mexico City (November 29, 2008) .- In the last part of the concert's Sticky & Sweet Tour 2008 Madonna at the Foro Sol, divided into segments conceptual "Gypsy" and "Rave", the 50 thousand attendees who entered , According to OCESA, vibrates with the singer.

With the songs "Devil Would not Recognize You", "Spanish Lesson" and "Miles Away", the public was receptive and attentive to what he was doing the diva on stage, but as the first two have not been promotional singles so not all people were turned on.

"This is a very good opportunity to say that I am happy to be back here after so many years, thank you very much, I think this is the best way to begin my tour of South America," he said before singing "You Must Love Me" .

In the musical variety of sweets, people found a taste for the presence of the star and his style.

At the end of "Get Stupid", appeared on the screen an image of the newly elected President of the United States, Barack Obama, which got a large ovation.

And it was in this segment in which Madonna seized more than at any time to sing those attending the "4 Minutes," "Like a Prayer" and "Ray of Light."

As usual and as it has in other concerts in different parts of the world, asked the public to elect a song and from which he was asked, the winner was "Sorry". The interpreted only with his acoustic guitar and so.

The paladeo of sweets and candy with the stamp of the Queen of Pop ended with "Hung Up", which put everyone to dance and chant and gave it to the final with "Give It 2 Me."

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im exhausted, im off to bed

it was so exciting to hear the request section over the phone........major loon!

ill come back tomorrow hoping to find videos and pics

cheers!

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I went out to a bar with my friend, I was miserable the entire time :lol::(

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my friend is telling me it was amazing!

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Guest Hafo

Great coverage Fabian and all! :D

Press reports mention over 55K people on the Foro Sol, and that the screams when she came to stage were among the loudest ever experienced. She started the gig at 9:10 PM saying "Hola Mexico" and madness ensued! Press is not happy with Madonna calling Mexico as part of South America (whatever). While Madonna was performing, her kids were having a Mexican dinner at the Hacienda de los Morales restaurant.

A nice Madonna chronology at El Universal:

http://www.eluniversal.com.mx/graficos/gra...na/default.html

Some articles in Spanish:

The Diva came and conquered

http://www.exonline.com.mx/diario/noticia/...onquisto/429896

Madonna, Queen of Mexico

http://www.esmas.com/musica/pop/noticias/777434.html

Madonna, simply DAZZLING!

http://www.oem.com.mx/elsoldecordoba/notas/n951773.htm

Overflowing Madonna!

http://www.poresto.net/republica/9073-desb...temente-madonna

Madonna is cheered by an audience of 50.000

http://www.cronica.com.mx/nota.php?id_nota=401063

The Foro Sol, at Madonna's feet

http://www.eluniversal.com.mx/notas/559336.html

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Guest Hafo

Some others (in Spanish):

Official Mexican Press Agency bulletin (Notimex): Madonna conquers Mexico in her first concert

http://www2.esmas.com/noticierostelevisa/m...rimer-concierto

A "Holiday" night

Madonna and thousands of Mexicans get mutually sweetened with a energetic, amazing show in which Madonna shows her creativity has no limits.

http://www.milenio.com/node/123443

Madonna launches her Latin American tour

http://www.terra.cl/entretencion/especiale...;id_reg=1078405

Pop Save The Queen!

http://www.elsiglodetorreon.com.mx/noticia...a-la-reina.html

Madonna turns Mexico on at the launch of her Latin American tour

http://www.diarioinformacion.com/secciones...na-Sticky-Sweet

After 15 years, Madonna floods the Foro Sol with her musical paraphernalia

http://www.jornada.unam.mx/2008/11/30/inde...rticle=040n1soc

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OMG! Best concert ever!

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Great pics :thumbsup:

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Really cool.

The fans went crazy, I've never heard a crowd screaming that much, just wonderful.

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NOT FAIR! Look at all the merch they have!!!!!!!!!!!

That merch looks like fake merch some people were probably selling outside the venue.....

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Great but short coverage, fans giving opinions and official footage from Grupo Reforma

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notice how people were watching the concert from a bridge....people were singing to candy shop and yelling madonna, how sweet :D

and everybody kept saying "she sang everything i wanted to hear" which is not surprising since Madonna has been consistently successful with every album in latinamerica. i think most of the request in this region might be recent songs....

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That merch looks like fake merch some people were probably selling outside the venue.....

Yeah it more than likely is fake merch. Sad how the designs are a little better than some of the official crap T's.

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Great but short coverage, fans giving opinions and official footage from Grupo Reforma

Awww...the people on the bridge were the best!

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Yeah it more than likely is fake merch. Sad how the designs are a little better than some of the official crap T's.

Agreed!!!!

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I have a feeling about the Request song for tonight. Maybe "Like a Virgin" :)

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