Happy birthday, Madonna! The iconic pop star turns 60 on Aug. 16, 2018. To celebrate, we rounded up 60 photos from her life: from the "Like A Virgin" tour to the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards kiss to what Madonna's up to nowadays.
Sept. 14, 1984: Debuting in 1982, Madonna was nominated for "Best New Artist" in video at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York's Radio City Music Hall.
Jan. 28, 1985: Less than a year later, Madonna's at it again, attending the American Music Awards.
April 10, 1985: Madonna performs during the opening of The Virgin Tour in Seattle.
July 13,1985: Madonna performs onstage with a dancer during Live Aid famine relief concert at JFK Stadium in Philadelphia Pa.
Nov. 1986: Madonna goes blonde. The singer is prepared by a hair stylist in front of the Trump Tower in New York, where her upcoming film "Slammer," is being shot.
April 1986: Madonna supports her husband actor Sean Penn at the screening of his new movie. The two married on her birthday in 1985 and would divorce in 1989.
July 15, 1987: Madonna performs during a concert at the Seattle Kingdome as part of her "Who's That Girl" world tour.
Aug. 6, 1987: Madonna greets her fans from a platform in Time Square, near the Broadway Theatre, where her new film, "Who's That Girl" made its New York debut.
Aug. 18, 1987: Continuing her tour, Madonna performs with a male dancer during her concert at Wembly Stadium in London, England.
1989: Backup dancers mimic Madonna's performance.
March 12, 1990: Madonna, who canceled the first of three shows in Philadelphia because of a sore throat, sings before 14,000 fans during her "Blonde Ambition" tour, which also took her to Tokyo and Rome.
1991: Madonna performs "Sooner or Later (I Always Get My Man)" from the motion picture "Dick Tracy" during the Academy Awards.
1993: During the Madonna-Girlie Show Tour, the singer performs at Madison Square Garden.
Dec. 14, 1996: Madonna attends the premiere of her new film "Evita" in Los Angeles.
March 24, 1997: Madonna performs a song from her film "Evita" at the Academy Awards. The song was nominated for an Oscar.
1998: Madonna performs at a concert.
Jan. 18, 2001: Madonna attends the premiere of her husband Guy Ritchie's film "Snatch." The two married in 2000 and had one son together before divorcing in 2008.
June 9, 2001: Madonna stops in Spain as part of her "Drowned World" tour.
Sept. 9, 2001: Continuing her "Drowned World" tour, Madonna pushes off her dancers as she performs the song "Impressive Instant" in Los Angeles.
May 23, 2002: Madonna as Loren and Tom Irwin as Gerry are seen in 'Up For Grabs' at the Wyndham's Theatre in London.
May 23, 2002: Madonna arrives for an after-show party at the St. Martins Lane Hotel in London.
Nov. 18, 2002: Madonna meets Queen Elizabeth at the world premiere of James Bond movie "Die Another Day", at the Royal Albert Hall. The singer recorded the title song of the film.
Aug. 28, 2003: It was triple threat at the MTV Music Awards as Madonna performed alongside Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera.
Aug. 28, 2003: The kiss heard around the world, Madonna's kiss first with Britney Spears, and then with Christina Aguilera during the MTV Video Music Awards caused heads to turn.
April 24, 2003: Madonna attends the launch party for "The 72 Names of God," a book by Rabbi Yehuda Berg, the co-director of The Kabbalah Center, at the New Museum for Contemporary Art.
May 24, 2004: Madonna performs at the Great Western Forum in Los Angeles.
May 26, 2004: Madonna performs onstage during the opening night of her "Re-Invention" World Tour.
Nov. 19, 2005: Madonna performs live at weekly gay night G-A-Y, promoting her latest album "Confessions On A Dance Floor" at The Astoria in London, England.
Feb. 26, 2006: Madonna poses in the Awards Room with the award for International Female Solo Artist at The Brit Awards in London.
May 21, 2006: Madonna performs during her concert at the Great Western Forum in Inglewood, Calif. The concert marked the kick-off of the North American leg of her Confessions tour.
Aug. 1, 2006: Madonna continues her "Confessions" World Tour to London where she performs at Wembley Arena.
April 17, 2007: Madonna holds her adopted son David Banda in her arms as her daughter Lourdes interact with him at the Home of Hope orphanage in Mchinji, Malawi.
May 22, 2008: Madonna poses as she arrives to attend the amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS 2008 benefit at Le Moulin de Mougins during the 61st International Cannes Film Festival.
March 10, 2008: Justin Timberlake inducts Madonna into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Nov. 6, 2008: Madonna gets help from an old friend, Britney Spears, during her Sticky and Sweet Tour at Dodgers Stadium.
March 30, 2009: Madonna with her son, Malawian adoptee, David Banda visit the Mphandula Child Care Centre built by Madonna's charity.
Dec. 15, 2009: Madonna and her daughter Lourdes Leon attends the premiere of "Nine" at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York.
Feb. 14, 2010: Madonna and her Brazilian boyfriend Jesus Luz enjoy Valentine's Day at the famed parades of Rio's Carnival in the Sambodrome.
Oct. 23, 2011: Madonna arrives for the BFI London Film Festival gala screening of a film she directed "W.E."
Jan. 22, 2011: Madonna performs "Hope For Haiti Now: A Global Benefit For Earthquake Relief" at Kaufman Studios in New York City.
May 2011: Madonna arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute gala.
Feb 5, 2012: Madonna performs with M.I.A. and Nicki Minaj during the Bridgestone Super Bowl XLVI Halftime Show.
Nov. 13, 2012: Madonna performs onstage with South Korean rapper PSY during Madonna's MDNA concert at Madison Square Garden.
April 5, 2013: Madonna tours the Mphandura orpahange near Lilongwe, Malawi with her two adopted children David Banda and Mercy James.
JUNE 18, 2013: Madonna attends the Dolce & Gabbana and The Cinema Society screening of the Epix World premiere of "Madonna: The MDNA Tour" at The Paris Theatre.
Dec. 10, 2013: Brahim Zaibat and Madonna attend the 2013 Costume Institute Gala - PUNK: Chaos to Couture at Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Jan. 26, 2014: Madonna poses with David Banda on the red carpet during the 56th Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Jan. 28, 2014: Madonna and Miley Cyrus perform onstage during Miley Cyrus: MTV Unplugged at Sunset Gower Studios.
Nov. 30, 2014: Madonna sits among Malawian children during a visit to the Mkoko Primary School, one of the schools Madonna's Raising Malawi organization has built jointly with US organization BuildOn in the Kasungu District, Central Malawi.
March 29, 2015: Madonna and Taylor Swift perform 'Ghost Town' onstage during the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards.
March 29, 2015: Madonna and Taylor Swift lock lips, reminiscent of Madonna's 2003 MTV Video Music Awards performance.
April 12, 2015: Madonna then sets her sights on Drake, kissing him on stage at Coachella.
Jan. 9, 2016: Madonna reunites with ex-husband Sean Penn for the 5th Annual Sean Penn & Friends HELP HAITI HOME Gala Benefiting J/P Haitian Relief Organization at Montage Hotel.
May 22, 2016: Madonna pays tribute to Prince during the 2016 Billboard Music Awards.
Nov. 7, 2016: Madonna performs in support of the Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton at Washington Square Park.
July 11, 2017: Madonna, kisses one of her adopted daughters Stella, as son David Banda, right, looks on at the opening of The Mercy James Institute for Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care, located at the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital in the city of Blantyre, Malawi.
Jan. 21, 2017: Madonna performs onstage during the Women's March on Washington DC.
MAY 7, 2018: Jean Pul Gaultier and Madonna attend Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & The Catholic Imagination Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
July 16, 2018: Madonna speaks to the press at a news conference in Blantyre, Malaw.