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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 PUKES on Stage ... Doesn't Miss a Step!

Lady Gaga
PUKES ON STAGE Doesn't Miss a Step

Lady Gaga put Justin Bieber to shame this weekend ... barfing MULTIPLE TIMES on stage during a concert in Spain .... WITHOUT MISSING A STEP!!!!Gaga was in the middle of her hit "Edge of Glory,"… READ MORE >

Lady Gaga Teases Lindsay Lohan -- Did You Jack My Earrings?

Lady Gaga
Teases Lindsay Did You Jack My Earrings?

Lady Gaga just took a shot at her friend Lindsay Lohan ... accusing her of stealing her earrings ... but fear not Little Monsters, it seems to be all in good fun. Hours after the D.A. decided not… READ MORE >

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Lady Gaga's Bodyguard -- FEROCIOUS Takedown in Romania

Lady Gaga's Bodyguard
FEROCIOUS Takedown in Romania

Lady Gaga's bodyguard WRECKED some dumbass autograph seeker who tried to get too close to the singer in Romania ... and the brutal takedown was all caught on tape. Gaga was trying to walk through… READ MORE >

- 863 days ago
Lady Gaga -- Dead Animals Make BEAUTIFUL Coats

Lady Gaga
Dead Animals Make BEAUTIFUL Coats

Lady Gaga is firing back at fur critics ... claiming militant animal rights activists are "childish" and "abusive" ... and need to respect her right to wear whatever the hell she wants ... even if… READ MORE >

- 864 days ago
Lady Gaga -- SMACKED in the Head by Giant Pole During Show

Lady Gaga
SMACKED in the Head by Giant Pole During Show

Lady Gaga got into a bad romance on stage in New Zealand ... with a giant pole that fell on her head!Gaga was performing her song "Judas" when the mishap occured, but she never missed a… READ MORE >

- 930 days ago
Madonna to Lady Gaga -- I Can Steal Your Songs, Too!

Madonna to Lady Gaga
I Can Steal Your Songs Too

The shoe was on the other foot in Israel Friday -- Madonna performed a cover of Lady Gaga's hit song "Born This Way" ... the same song Madonna called a rip-off of her earlier work ... but it's… READ MORE >

- 942 days ago
Lady Gaga -- Fears for Her Life, Axes Concert in Indonesia

Lady Gaga
Fears for Her Life ... Axes Concert in Indonesia

Lady Gaga is TERRIFIED Islamic hardliners might attack her concert in Indonesia, so she cancelled it ... this according to her reps. Gaga's management team announced today there were major… READ MORE >

- 944 days ago
Judge Judy & Lady Gaga -- Born This Wave

Judge Judy & Lady Gaga
Born This Wave

Here's "Judge Judy" star Judith Sheindlin, 69, in NYC on Wednesday (left) -- and cutting edge popstar Lady Gaga in Taiwan on Wednesday as well (right).It ain't easy being green.We're just sayin'. READ MORE >

- 954 days ago
Lady Gaga -- NOT Engaged

Lady Gaga
NOT Engaged

Despite a photo that seems to say to the contrary ... Lady Gaga is NOT engaged ... sources close to the singer tell TMZ. Famed photog and close friend Terry Richardson posted a photo last… READ MORE >

- 958 days ago
Lady Gaga -- Engaged?

Lady Gaga
Engaged?

Famed celeb photographer Terry Richardson posted a photo of Lady Gaga last night ... sporting a giant rock he claims is her engagement ring. Gaga herself has said nothing about the ring (and by… READ MORE >

- 958 days ago

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