Asked if she felt it was about time when she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2008, she stated: „No. No. I you should not know about awards and matters like that. They are overrated.“
Nonetheless, the ‚Medlin‘ singer admitted it was „an honour“ to induct her idol David Bowie – who died of cancer in 2016 – into the corridor in 1996.
Reflecting on the instant, she reported „To be linked with him in any way is an honour.
„I watched his documentary recently, just to be reminded of what a genius he was.
„So outstanding, so astounding. So fearless. He attempted on so quite a few factors.
„He just went down so several streets and experimented with so a lot of various genres of new music too. And he truly went for it and was fearless. He didn’t treatment what folks believed. I love that about him.“
Madonna thinks the ‚Life on Mars‘ singer „transformed [her] lifestyle“ and she was blown away the initial time she noticed him complete when she was just 15.
She gushed to MOJO journal: „He transformed my lifetime. It was the initially concert I ever went to. I remember just currently being frozen. Rigid.
„Staring up at this creature contemplating, Oh my God, he’s anything. He’s male and woman and lovely and sophisticated and poetic and funny and ironic and other-worldly.
„And I recognised myself in him somehow and he gave me license to dream a distinctive upcoming for myself.“