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Famous Friends of Madonna

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List of famous people who are friends with Madonna, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Every person on this list has either been seen in public with Madonna, or is known to be acquaintances or best friends with Madonna. From the people who have had a falling out with Madonna to Madonna's current best friends and buddies, these are the people that Madonna has or had a relationship with at some point. If you notice that any of Madonna's celebrity friends are missing from the list, you can add them below and make this list of Madonna's friends that much better. The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different celebrities, including Britney Spears and Brad Pitt.This list answers the questions, "Who are Madonna's friends?" and "Which celebrities is Madonna friends with?"
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    Cher and Madonna went through a brief period of being buddies, but in recent years, Cher has said that she respects Madonna as an artist, but thinks that she is "kind of a b*tch."
    Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian; May 20, 1946) is an American singer, actress and television host. Commonly referred to by the media as the Goddess of Pop, she has been described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry. She is known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having worked in numerous areas of entertainment, as well as adopting a variety of styles and appearances during her six-decade-long career. Cher gained popularity in 1965 as one-half of the folk rock husband-wife duo Sonny & Cher after their song "I Got You Babe" reached number one on the American and British charts. By the end of 1967, they had sold 40 million records worldwide and had become,...  more

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      Rosie O'Donnell and Madonna have been close friends since they both appeared in the 1992 film A League of Their Own.
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        Good buddies Michael Jackson and Madonna were both fans of each others' music.
        Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he is regarded as one of the most significant cultural figures of the 20th century and one of the greatest entertainers. Jackson's contributions to music, dance, and fashion, along with his publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades. The eighth child of the Jackson family, Michael made his professional debut in 1964 with his elder brothers Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, and Marlon as a member of the Jackson 5. He began his solo career in 1971 while at Motown Records, and in the early 1980s, became a dominant figure in...  more

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        • Sandra Bernhard and Madonna seemed inseparable for a time, but these two former friends no longer speak.
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