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Madonna Covered Elliott Smith for Freedom Last Night

In case you are not up on the particulars of Madonna's "secretprojectrevolution": Madge made a seventeen-minute short film with Steven Klein and Vice Media; it's part of Art for Freedom, "an online global initiative to further freedom of expression … to respond, address and pretext persecution around the world." You can watch the whole video below. How does this relate to Elliott Smith? Madonna covered "Between the Bars" at the premiere party last night. Also, she pretended to get arrested for art. You can watch that, too. Watch whatever you want; this is about freedom.

And here's secretprojectrevolution: