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Lady Gaga

Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (/ˈstɛfəniː dʒərməˈnɑːtə/ STE-fə-nee jurr-mə-NOT-ə; born March 28, 1986), known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American singer and songwriter. Born and raised in New York City, she primarily studied at the Convent of the Sacred Heart and briefly attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts before withdrawing to focus on her musical career. She began performing in the rock music scene of Manhattan's Lower East Side, and was signed with Streamline Records by the end of 2007. During her employment as a songwriter for the record company, her vocal abilities captured the attention of recording artist Akon, who signed her to his label Kon Live Distribution. Lady Gaga came to prominence as a recording artist following the release of her debut album The Fame (2008), which was a critical and commercial success that topped charts around the world and included the international number-one singles "Just Dance" and "Poker Face". After embarking on the The Fame Ball Tour, she followed the album with The Fame Monster (2009), which spawned the worldwide hit singles "Bad Romance", "Telephone" and "Alejandro". The Fame Monster's success allowed her

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Lady Gaga -- Attacks Songwriter Who Sued Her ... with a Vengeance

Lady Gaga
Attacks Songwriter Who Sued With a Vengeance!

Call Lady Gaga a thief ... and then prepare to cough up more than a mil to pay her army of lawyers who will tear you apart in court.Gaga has filed court docs -- obtained by TMZ -- to collect… READ MORE >

Lady Gaga -- Goo Goo GaGa ... Soothes Crying Baby

Lady Gaga
Soothes Crying Baby Goo Goo Gaga

Lady Gaga is flat out baby crazy ... which is no surprise given her last name is gaga.We see babies get handed to politicians and celebs all the time ... but when you turn one over to Gaga, you'd… READ MORE >

- 36 days ago
Lindsay Lohan, Chrissy Teigen & Lady Gaga -- On Full Display

Lindsay, Chrissy & Gaga
On Full Display

Whether it be from the side or from the front, who doesn't love boobies?Lindsay Lohan served up her side-boobage while on the beach in Ibiza -- while Chrissy Teigen and Lady Gaga opted… READ MORE >

- 61 days ago
Lady Gaga Music Video Pulled -- Reportedly Because of Sexual Assault Claims

Lady Gaga
Music Video Pulled Reportedly Because of Sexual Assault Claims

TMZ has obtained the Lady Gaga music video that was SCRAPPED ... reportedly because she feared blow back since her co-star was once on trial for kiddie porn and her director is in a swirl of… READ MORE >

- 104 days ago
Lady Gaga -- Has Trouble Controlling Her Little Monster

Lady Gaga
Has Trouble Controlling Her Little Monster

A pantsless Lady Gaga took her new French Bulldog Asia for a stroll yesterday outside her Winnipeg, Manitoba hotel ... and seemed to have a hard time getting the cute pup to walk.Not everyone… READ MORE >

- 131 days ago
Lady Gaga -- Just a Pinch ... [Video]

Lady Gaga
Just a Pinch ...

Lady Gaga was the victim of a drive-by butt pinching Tuesday afternoon in New York ... but don't worry, the assailant was none other than her boyfriend, Taylor Kinney.Gaga was leaving her… READ MORE >

- 140 days ago
Lady Gaga & Gayle King -- Writing a Bad Romance

Gaga & Gayle
Writing a Bad Romance

Gayle King's balcony seat to Lady Gaga became a front row one ... when Gaga climbed up a ladder and proceeded to perform while standing on a railing. Oprah's BFF was right there among the… READ MORE >

- 176 days ago
Lady Gaga -- Do What U Want With My Booty

Lady Gaga
Do What U Want With My Booty

The "no touching" rule did NOT apply for this lap dance -- Lady Gaga shoved her ass in her boyfriend Taylor Kinney's face Friday in NYC ... and his hands were EVERYWHERE.Gaga -- wearing fishnets… READ MORE >

- 176 days ago
Lady Gaga -- John Lennon Look-Alike Cut from 'G.U.Y' Video

Lady Gaga
John Lennon Look-Alike Cut from 'G.U.Y' Video

There are dozens of things that don't make sense in Lady Gaga's "G.U.Y." music video ... but TMZ has solved ... The Mystery of the Empty Coffin. In the video, which has over 13 million views… READ MORE >

- 189 days ago
Brandi Glanville & Joyce Giraud -- Sorry, Lady Gaga ... We're Too Busy To Be In Your Video

Brandi Glanville & Joyce Giraud
Sorry, Gaga ... We're Too Busy To Be In Your Video

The "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" did a cameo in Lady Gaga's new music video -- but two  prominent cast members are missing ... and it was NOT Gaga's decision to keep them out ... the… READ MORE >

- 190 days ago

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