Well there was always a chance the new Madonna stuff would be really good and it's starting to look like she might have pulled it off. We know this sort of talk is deeply irre­spons­ible but if you give this just-leaked snippet of 'Rebel Heart' a bit of a listen…


…is it too much of a stretch to say you can hear a nod to 'Call The Shots' and a nod to 'With Every Heartbeat' and a nod to Madonna's best (or second-best depending on your mood) album, 'American Life', ie three of the best pop things of the last twenty years?

Let's explain using science:


This single could be really good, right?