Madonna has sold over 300 million records worldwide, and TIME magazine named her one of the most powerful women of the past century. Her first Top 20 Billboard Hot 100 hit was "Holiday" in 1983. For the past three decades she has been at the forefront of the music industry and has become a true icon. Her last album, "Hard Candy," debuted at #1 in 27 countries. She has revolutionized the way people view music and the way people view women. Her songs have narrated a generation. And, she's Ellen’s distant cousin!