I'm not saying the game is over for everyone as it clearly isn't. But Madonna was the first female artist to do everything that the men were. Thats why her impact on musical culture will never be topped. For example, The Blonde Ambition Tour completely changed concerts. That set the blue print for every tour a pop star has had since. Thats a legacy.
Sure, I'm not disagreeing with you! What she's achieved in her career is astonishing, especially considering the huge mountain she would have had to have climbed being a woman as well.