Lady Gaga Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Affairs & More
Bio Real NameStefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta Nickname Gagaloo, Loopy, Mother Monster, Rabbit Teeth and Little Mermaid. ProfessionSinger, songwriter, actress Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 155 cm in meters- 1.55 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 1” Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 49 kg in Pounds- 108 lbs Measurements34-26-35 Eye ColourHazel Hair ColourNaturally brown, dyed blonde. Personal Life Date of BirthMarch 28, 1986 Age30 Years Birth PlaceManhattan, New York, United States Zodiac sign/Sun signAries NationalityAmerican HometownManhattan's Upper West Side SchoolConvent of the Sacred Heart, College/UniversityNew York University Educational QualificationsUni drop out DebutAlbum - The Fame TV Show - The Sopranos FamilyFather- Joseph Anthony "Joe" Germanotta, Jr. (Internet Entrepreneur) Mother- Cynthia Louise "Cindy" (Bissett)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Lady Gaga
Does Lady Gaga smoke? Yes
Does Lady Gaga drink alcohol? Yes
Lady Gaga’s second album “Born This Way” sold over one million copies in the first week and the title song was Billboard Hot 100’s number one.
Lady Gaga won a Golden Globe for her appearance in the show American Horror Story: Hotel in 2016
She holds twelve Guinness World Records to her name, has won six Grammy Awards and three Brit Awards.
She is the first person to win the Contemporary Icon Award from the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame.
She is known for her fashion, self-empowering messages, live performances, philanthropy and social activism for LGBT rights and HIV/AIDS awareness.
She also runs a charity that she named after her album Born This Way.
Although she has been raised in an affluent lifestyle, she said but her parents belonged to lower-class families and worked eight to eight.
She goes pant-less on the screen so that her nearly blind grand mother can see her.
Gaga’s academic life was very strict and disciplined. She was totally dedicated,studious and disciplined in school. Although, she was not like this all the time and initially she was a bit insecure. She said, “I used to get made fun of for having extreme behavior, so I started to tone it down. I didn’t fit in, and I felt like a freak.”
She started playing piano at the age of 4 and wrote her very first piano ballad when she was only 13, and a year later, she began to perform at open mic nights.
She was one of the students who got early admission in the CAP21 – Tisch School of the Arts. She lived in the New York Dorm and worked and sharpened her songwriting skills in addition to writing essays and articles on art, religion, social and political issues.
Lady gaga has spent a whole decade studying method acting at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.
Her pen name was inspired by the Queen Song “Radio Ga Ga”. Radio in the name was a glitch corrected by auto-correct when Rob Fusari texted her to suggest the name Radio Ga Ga.
Def Jam dropped Lady Gaga within three months of hiring her. She wrote the song “Marry the night” and went bank to her family home for Christmas. I guess Gaga was too real to handle.
She has fourteen tattoos on her body.
Gaga became highly experimental after the kick out and she started experimenting the nightlife going to all different kind of clubs like neo-burlesque and go-go dancing clubs. She said “I went to a Catholic school but it was on the New York underground that I found myself.”
After her breakup from the romantic relationship with her boyfriend, she said it was like the movie Grease – “I was his Sandy, and he was my Danny, and I just broke.”
While she hadn’t signed up with any record label company, her previous partner and manager Rob Fusaro was still working on the songs they had recorded earlier, which he sent to Vincent Herbert whom she credited saying “I really feel like we made pop history, and we’re gonna keep going.”
She once said that Britney Spears is Queen of Pop.
Although she had a secure deal with the Cherrytree Records, she still considered too racy, dance oriented and underground. She responded saying “My name is Lady Gaga, I’ve been on the music scene for years, and I’m telling you, this is what’s next.”
If there was a movie made on her, she would like Marisa Tomei to play as her.
Poker Face won an Grammy onthe 52nd Annual Grammy Awards and The Fame won Best Dance/Electronica Album the same night.
She took only 10 minutes to write the song “Born This Way”.
Gaga wrote for Britney Spears, New Kids on the Block, Fergie, The Pussycat Dolls and Jenifer Lopez’s album ‘Love?’. when Sony/ATV Music Publishing bought Famous Music Publishing where Gaga was did her internship.
Lady Gaga won eight out of 13 nominations at the 2010 MTV Music Video Awards and “The Fame Monster” won Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album.
She did burlesque dancing before she saw good times in the music industry.
Her tour The Monster Ball Tour grossed $227.4 million in total, making her the highest engrossing debut artist.
She collaborated with Monster Cable Products creating the first ever fashion accessory headphones with stones and jewels on them. Heartbeats “are designed to be the first ever fashion accessories that double as the absolute best sonically sounding headphones in the world”, she said.
Billboard named Gaga as the Woman of the Year in 2015.
Her vocal range is compared to Madonna and Gwen Stefani. Although her art has been evolving continuously, she considers Born This Way (2011) to be the best level of vocal artistry.
Born This Way was also her lyrical masterpiece including topics sex, love, religion, money, identity, liberation, drugs, sexuality, individualism and freedom. The album has been recorded in English, French, Spanish and German.
Lady Gaga mentioned that her fashion sense comes from her mother who was “always very well kept and beautiful,” she said.
Gaga’s videos commented about her videos that “Being provocative is not just about getting people’s attention. It’s about saying something that really affects people in a real way, in a positive way.”
For a performance at the 2010 MTV Music Awards, everything Gaga wore was made out of raw beef! The dress weighed 50 lbs.
She calls her fans “Little Monster” and has it tattooed on her body; while her fans call her “Mother Monster”.
Lady Gaga denied to be a part of the song “We are the world” in support of Haiti, she donated $500,000 for re-construction in the country.
Her bracelet store also raised $1.5 million to help Japan’s community when tsunami hit it in March 2011. She had a suit filed against herself though for adding Sales Tax and shipping charges to Alyson Oliver.
She doesn’t leave her room without full make-up.
She revealed that her song “Poker Face” was about her Bisexuality and that her boyfriends are not comfortable with that telling her that “I don’t want to have a threesome, I’m happy with just you.”
Speaking at the “The Gender Equality ” in 2009, she says was “the single most important moment” of her career.
She has twelve Guinness World Records to her name.
She has received a Lifetime Achievement award from Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA).
She said the best advice she has ever received is – “If you don’t have shadows, you’re not standing in the light.”
She was a virgin till seventeen years old and she still wasn’t ready and says it was terrible.
She ordered Pizzas worth $1000 for her fans, who were waiting outside a record shop.
She prep talks herself when she feels vulnerable. “When I wake up in the morning, I feel just like any other insecure 24 year old girl. Then I say, ’Bitch, you’re Lady Gaga, you get up and walk the walk today’,” she told Rolling Stone.
She was bullied in the school for her looks. When she appeared on the cover of Vogue magazine, she tweeted “They used to call me ‘rabbit teeth’ in school and now I’m a real live VOGUE BEAUTY QUEEN.”