Maddie Barksdale, also known by her stage name Madison Thee Doll, is a local transgender icon who has been making waves on social media as a personality and influencer for a number of years. In 2017, Maddie won the award for favorite local social media personality at the SarasotaOUT.com OUT Awards, cementing her status as a beloved figure in the community. Known for her wit, charm, and honesty, Maddie has built up a large following of fans who are drawn to her authentic personality.
Recently, Madison Thee Doll, achieved a major milestone in her career with the release of her first album, "Dolled Up," a mixtape that is now available on streaming platforms. Rated Parental Advisory, the album is a collection of original hip hop songs including titles like "Influence," "Thee Baddest," and "Spend Dat" that showcase Maddie's talent and the hard work and dedication she has put into her craft.
In a recent post on social media, Madison Thee Doll, expressed her excitement and gratitude for the opportunity to share her music with the world, saying: "Omg I’m crying real tears right now! I work so hard to make this happen, not only did I invest so much money, but it also took a lot of dedication, time, and perseverance!"
Joshua Beadle, founder of SarasotaOUT.com remarked, "I have watched Maddie blossom over the last few years, discovering who she is as an artist and I am thrilled for her new journey. She's going places!"
Maddie's journey as a transgender woman and her experiences in the music industry are sure to inspire and resonate with many people, and "Dolled Up" is a testament to her talent and determination. If you're a fan of hip hop with a message, be sure to give Maddie's album a listen and support her in her career. Dolled Up is available on all streaming platforms including Apple Music.