Madonna gets uncanceled by Pepsi after 34 years proving she really is the Queen of pop
Madonna always comes out on top.
34 years after the the music icon’s Pepsi commercial was pulled off the air over backlash to her iconic “Like a Prayer” video, the Queen of Pop celebrated her “artistic integrity” for never catering to the pressure to alter the clip’s imagery.
On Tuesday night during the 2023 MTV VMAs, Pepsi re-aired the ad in honor of the cola brand’s 125th anniversary. It was the first time the soda giant broadcasted the commercial since initially yanking it in 1989.
Check out the original commercial in all its “scandalous” glory:
A vindicated Madonna quickly reveled in the moment by posting a long overdue celebratory message on social media.
“34 years ago I made a