Lady Gaga is an American singing sensation. This iconic singer’s full name is Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta. Besides being an acclaimed singer Gaga is also an actress, record producer, businesswoman and a songwriter.
Lady Gaga Early Life And Career Details
Lady Gaga was born in New York on March 28, 1986. Her mother’s name is Cynthia Louise and her father’s name is Joseph Germanotta. Gaga hails from a very well to do family. Louise is a philanthropist and business executive while Germanotta is an internet entrepreneur. Both Louise and Germanotta have Italian ancestry. ‘Convent of the Sacred Heart’ which is a Roman-Catholic institution was where Gaga studied for 11 years. She was a very bright student and did well in both extra-curricular activities and studies. Gaga first came in touch with the world of music while she was a toddler aged 4 when she was introduced to a piano. When she was just 13 Gaga wrote her maiden ballet for the piano. After passing out from school Gaga enrolled herself in Tisch School for The Arts of New York University since it offered classes for musical theatre but after a year she left the institution.
Lady Gaga now seriously wanted to pursue her musical career. For this reason she took a sabbatical from college in 2005 and tied up with Melvin Grover the Hip-Hop icon for music project whose target audience was children. The very same year saw Gaga forming a music band named ‘SGBand’. She formed this band in collaboration with her friends from New York University. The band was a huge hit in New York. Their success caught the attention of a music producer named Joe Vulpis with whom they worked for a short period in 2005. Famed American singer Wendy Starland was the next to be very attracted after seeing the band’s talent on 2006. Starland even introduced Gaga to a music producer named Rob Fusari during this time. It is pertinent to note here that it was Rob who nicknamed her as Gaga apparently being influenced by ‘Radio Ga ga’ song. The producer singer pair opened a firm named ‘Team Lovechild’ which mainly produced music in Synthpop genre. The music was phenomenal and a huge success. ‘Def Jam Recordings’ renowned American record label was very keen to produce an album with Gaga’s voice. However, Gaga’s tie up with this label was short lived. Next in 2007 Gaga began working for ‘Interscope Records’. While working for this label Gaga composed lyrics for eminent singers like Britney Spears and ‘The Pussycat Dolls’. 2008 saw Gaga working for a new record label called ‘RedOne’. Here she released her new single ‘Just Dance’. It was a super hit. Then Gaga released her next album ‘The Fame Monster’ which was considered as a sequel to her previous album ‘The Fame’. It topped the charts and was top hit in internet and radio worldwide. Lady Gaga released her next album in 2011 named ‘Born This Way’. She also started The Monster Ball Tour the same year which earned her $220 million. Next, from 27 April 2012 – 11 February 2013 Gaga embarked into another musical tour named ‘Born This Way Ball’. While travelling for this tour Gaga released her 3rd album named ‘Artpop’ in 2019. Like others it was a massive hit. ‘Cheek to Cheek’ Was Gaga’s fourth album released in 2014. Between 2015–2017 saw Gaga starring for the film ‘American Horror Story’, releasing her 5th Album ‘Joanne’ and also performing at the popular Super Bowl LI halftime show. In 2018 Gaga starred in musical romantic drama ‘A Star Is Born’. In 2019 a two-year residency was signed by Gaga and named Lady Gaga Enigma where Gaga would perform at the MGM Park Theater in Las Vegas. ‘Chromatica’ was Gaga’s 6th studio album released in early 2020.
Lady Gaga Dating History And Marriage Details
It is speculated in public that Lady Gaga was in a relationship with Rob Fusari during her initial struggle days. However they parted their ways in 2007. There was another rumor of her dating a drummer of a metal band. Gaga was also into drugs during the early part of her career. She is actively involved in philanthropy and is an ardent advocate for LGBT rights.
Lady Gaga Net Worth
As of 2020 her estimated net worth is around $320 million.
Lady Gaga Body Measurements
Lady Gaga’s height and weight are 5 ft 1 in and 53 kg respectively. Her sun sign is Aries. Her eye colour is hazel and hair colour is dark brown.