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Madonna wants to play Iran, Syria,Egypt and Lebanon

Pop star launches her ‘MDNA’ tour in Israel, but wishes she could play the rest of the Middle East

Sarah Bauder Published: 04.11.12

When musicians announce world tours, it simply means that they intend to perform in several continents, most likely sticking to major urban centers. But when Madonna announced her world tour for ‘MDNA’, she was literal.

The pop icon is set to launch in Israel with two concerts in Tel Aviv, but if it were up to her discretion, she would play the rest of the Middle East as well; Lebanon, Egypt, Iran, and Syria specifically.

"We would love to go play Iran. We would love to play Lebanon, Egypt and Syria at some point. ... Obviously, it's just not possible," Madonna’s manager, Guy Oseary, told the Hollywood Reporter.

During the conversation, The Hollywood Reporter asked Oseary if the current threat of war in Iran and Israel would prevent Ma


Added: Apr-11-2012 Occurred On: Apr-11-2012
By: aydeo
Other Middle East, Music
Tags: Madonna, play, Iran, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt
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