Lady Gaga is now the most popular entertainer in the world, and there is not a single soul out there who doesn’t know who she is. Lady Gaga is a musician, songwriter, and actress.
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta was born on March 8, 1986, in New York. When she was four years old, Gaga started playing the piano, and that is when she fell in love with music. At the age of 14, she had her first performance in New York in a nightclub. After entering New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Lady Gaga only continued to develop. However, she decided to drop out of school to concentrate more on her music career.
Lady Gaga Career
Her stage name came after she heard Radio Ga-Ga, a song performed by the popular band, Queen. After dropping out of school, Gaga had to work multiple jobs so that she can survive in the big city and try to get her music career going. During 2005 Lady Gaga performed in clubs around Lower East Side New York, and upon meeting Lady Starlight, the musician started drawing inspiration out of her. The two played in 2007 in a show they called Lady Gaga and the Starlight Revue, and at that time Akon, the R&B singer discovered her.
During her performing at the clubs time, Lady Gaga worked as a songwriter for many famous names, like Britney Spears, New Kids on the Block and even Pussycat Dolls, who were significant hit back in the days. Shortly after that, Lady Gaga made her first album called The Fame, and after her first songs came out, Just Dance and Poker Face, Lady Gaga became popular.
Three years after her The Fame, in 2011 she released Born This Way, and she was soon the most recognizable face in the world. Artpop was released in 2013, but that album wasn’t even nearly successful as the first two. But that didn’t diminish her popularity and talent, and in 2014 she got awarded a Grammy for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album after she recorde4d a duet with Tony Bennet for a song Cheek to Cheek. The song was in azz style. Her last album, Joanne, was also a success.
Lady Gaga might have pursued her music career, but ever since she was little, she wanted to be an actress. And she did.
Her first significant role was during the fifth season of American Horror Story: Hotel when she portrayed The Countess. Lady Gaga did a fantastic job, and that got her a Golden Globe. She appeared in the sixth season of the show called Roanoke, only this time she was playing a witch. The most successful role she had so far was, of course, A Star Is Born, a remake movie which was directed by Bradley Cooper, who was also a leading role. She even wrote a song for the film, Shallow which got her an Oscar.
Gaga was also a creative director for a Polaroid line, and she was the ace for Versace. The musician and actress also has two perfumes on her own.
The first house she bought has an extravagant mansion in Malibu, California, and another one she has in the Hollywood Hills.
Gaga is a fan of vintage cars, and she has quite a collection – Lincoln Continental, a Rolls Royce Corniche III, a McLaren MP4-12C, an Audi R8, a Porsche Panamera S, a classic Chevelle SS, and a Mercedes Benz GL450, but she is mostly seen driving 90’s Ford SVT Lightning.
Lady Gaga Net Worth 2020
With her music and acting career, and all o the endorsements and projects she has worked on, her estimated net worth is around $300 million, but the number won’t stop there since this talented artist doesn’t plan to close with her career. She has plans to expand it more.