Madonna: 'I'm Sad About My Personal Life'

0
0
Subscribe to Madonna alerts

Madonna has broken her silence about her split from Guy Ritchie - revealing her gruelling tour schedule is helping her through her personal troubles.
The couple, which announced its separation last month (Oct08), made its marriage break-up official on Friday (21Nov08), when a judge at London's High Court approved Madonna's petition for divorce on the grounds of Ritchie's "unreasonable behaviour".
Their seven-and-a-half year union will be officially dissolved in six weeks time, when they will be granted a decree absolute.
But Madonna is refusing to let the turmoil in her love life effect her hugely successful pop career.
In an interview with the Associated Press, she says her intense schedule "provides a distraction that keeps me going", adding, "I'm sad about my personal life, but I feel very blessed and very lucky that I have the opportunity to do what I do in my professional life. It would be horrible if I was just thinking about getting a divorce and had nothing to do."
In addition to wrapping up her worldwide Sticky + Sweet tour, the star is currently promoting her documentary I Am Because We Are, about the poverty stricken African nation of Malawi.
Madonna and Ritchie were rumoured to have split as early as this summer (08), but have kept quiet about details of their divorce despite relentless media attention.
They have agreed to share custody of son Rocco, eight, and adopted David, three, while Madonna's 12-year-old daughter Lourdes, from a previous relationship, will live with her mother.


Contactmusic

Tags: Madonna - Guy Ritchie

0
0
Subscribe to Madonna alerts
Advertisement

More Madonna

Madonna Hit By Second Leak Of New Album Tracks

It’s not been a very happy Christmas for Madonna, with the news that yet more tracks from her upcoming album Rebel Heart have been leaked...

Madonna Drops Six Promising Tracks Off New Album "Rebel Heart"

Madonna is coming out with a new album. No, seriously, the unofficially dethroned former queen of pop has some new stuff cooking. She gave everyone...

Madonna Releases Part Of New Album After Online Leak

Following her outbursts on Instagram earlier in the week, Madonna has decided to hit back against the leakers by releasing six tracks from her new...

Madonna Gives Fans "An Early Christmas Gift", Releasing Six New 'Rebel Heart' Songs On iTunes

Last week Madonna fans got to hear a taster of the singer’s new album Rebel Heart early, after a series of unfinished demos leaked online....

Advertisement

Madonna's Unfinished New Album Leaks Online

Madonna’s new album has leaked online in an unfinished form. The pop megastar has been working on her thirteenth studio album throughout 2014, and has...

Madonna Poses Topless For Interview Magazine And Reveals She's Tried Every Drug Once

Nothing’s ever boring when Madonna is concerned and at 56, the queen of pop has proved she still has the ability to provoke with her...

Madonna And Her Two Adopted Children Meet Malawi's New President

On Friday (Nov 28th) Madonna met the new president of Malawi after her VIP status was restored in the African country where she famously adopted...

Anna Wintour: Kimye Vogue Cover May Not Be "Deeply Tasteful" But It Wasn't "Boring"

Anna Wintour has finally opened up about the controversial Vogue cover featuring Kim Kardashian and Kanye West.Anna Wintour at the 2014 God's Love We Deliver...

Advertisement

Comments

Madonna Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Madonna

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All