It was while talking about said interview that she revealed the reason she was so hyped up, and it had everything to do with Tupac Shakur — who she was dating at the time. I was dating Tupac Shakur at the time and the thing is he got me all riled up on life in general.
Not only was her apartment broken into numerous times, but she was raped by a man who portrayed himself as “friendly.” She said (quote via E! It’s just not worth it, it’s too humiliating.” You can listen to the full interview above.
News), “I was going to a dance class and the door was locked and I needed money for the payphone. I trusted everybody.” The man then convinced her to make the call where he lived. The first year I lived in New York was crazy.” When asked why she didn’t report the rape to police, Madonna explained, “You’ve already been violated.
So when I went on the show, I was feeling very gangsta.” The revelation shouldn’t come as a surprise to many Madonna fans, especially if they’ve followed the rumor-mill that surrounds her, but there’s never been official confirmation before today.
Madonna also went on to talk about a time she thought her career was over due to a wardrobe malfunction she suffered when she performed “Like a Virgin” live for the first time.
It also made more sense a year or two ago when I was on less solid career footing, and struggling for my art or whatever — not that I’m a superstar now or anything, but a living wage is solid affirmation.