Background[ edit ] After the critical and commercial success of her album Ray of Light , Madonna intended to embark on a new concert tour in September , but due to the delay of her film The Next Best Thing , which she started filming in April , the tour was cancelled. The song received mixed reviews, and was a success in European charts. Although not released commercially in the United States, it reached number 29 on the Hot chart due to strong radio airplay. Buoyed by the commercial success of her previous album, she was keen on getting back to the studio to record new music. Madonna was well disposed towards William Orbit , producer of Ray of Light, but by , his production and sound had become ubiquitous. Also, the music scene was being dominated by a younger generation of singers like Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera , prompting Madonna to look for a distinctive sound within this market.
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New York, 14 April, ; died in Washington, D. C, 8 March, He was graduated at the U. Military Academy in , assigned to the 2d Dragoons, and served in the Mexican War, being brevetted 1st lieutenant, 9 May, , for gallant and meritorious conduct at Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma, Texas. On 30 June, , he became 2d lieutenant, and he was made 1st lieutenant on 27 December,
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The pieces remind me very much of one of my favourite artists Felix Gonzalez Torres and his billboard photographs of an empty, but obviously slept in, bed. In them the simple act of a girl twirling string around her fingers becomes something we should give our undivided attention to. Lee Gavin presented an installation of Mapping a project that he undertook after the death of his Grandfather, he decided to cycle to Elvington in Kent, the birthplace of his Grandfather. Lee showed as his work the tent and bike he used for the trip and an interactive google map of the journey available from his website and well worth a look.