Lady Gaga is one of the most famous pop singers of the moment
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, Lady Gaga's real name, was able to enter, at the age of 17 at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, where he studied music and improved her songwriting skills to create tests and analyzes of subjects such as art, religion, social issues and politics.
In the second semester of her sophomore year, Stefani left school to start his musical career.
Lady Gaga had initially signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings, when I was nineteen, after L. A. Reid, music producer, listen to her through the halls of your office. However, Gaga says that never meet with Reid after three months and had to leave the label. Before leaving the label, met producer and songwriter RedOne. The first song he produced with RedOne was "Boys Boys Boys'. The song is a mash-up inspired by 'Girls, Girls, Girls "by Mötley Crüe and' TNT ' AC / DC.
One day, music producer Rob Fusari, who helped Gaga to compose some of his earlier songs, compared her vocal style to that of Freddie Mercury. Rob also dubbed her the nickname of Gaga, who comes from the song by Queen, 'Radio Ga Ga'. From that moment he began to use his stage name from being known as Lady Gaga enconces.
Meanwhile, Rob Fusari sent the songs he produced with Gaga to his friend, producer and record executive Vincent Herbert. Herbert was quick to sign her to a contract with Streamline Records, an imprint of Interscope Records, since its inception in 2007.
Having served as an apprentice songwriter in an internship at Famous Musik Publishing, which was later acquired by Sony / ATV Publiching Musik, she later agreed their music publishing deal with Sony / ATV. As a result, she was hired to write songs for Britney Spears, as well as being commissioned by Interscope to write for label mates, the New Kids on the Block, Fergie, and the Pussycat Dolls.
While Gaga was writing at Interscope, singer-songwriter Akon recognized her vocal abilities when composing heard that one of his songs. The so convinced Interscope-Geffen-A & M Chairman and CEO Jimmy Iovine to form a joint agreement, having her as a singer with his own label, Kon Live Distribution.
Gaga continued her collaboration with RedOne by working with him in the studio for a week on her debut album, working in international hits such as 'Just Dance' and 'Poker Face'. Gaga also joined the roster of Cherrytree Records, an imprint of Interscope established by producer and songwriter Martin Kierszenbaum, after having written and produced four songs with Kierszenbaum including the single "Eh Eh (Nothing Else I Can Say) '. Gaga had relocated to Los Angeles to work with her record label to finalize her debut album, The Fame.
The first single from the album was 'Just Dance', released on April 8, 2008 and reached number one in many countries, including Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, Ireland, United Kingdom and United States.
The second single 'Poker Face', released on September 23, 2008. The song went to number one almost twenty countries, which include some of the major music markets in the world. "Poker Face" became the second Lady Gaga number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in April 2009. Then Haus Of Gaga shifts its focus on the U.S. market when Gaga starts her first tour, which was opening act, called New Kids on the Block: Live, from the reformed pop band New Kids on the Block, with whom Gaga shared the record label, Interscope.
In November 2009 it was announced the launch of 'The Fame Monster', an album of eight songs about the dark side of fame, as well as their experience in the course of 2008-2009 while traveling around the world, in the letters which are expressed through a monster metaphor.
'Bad Romance' was released as the first single from the album. The song topped the lists of major UK, Canada, Ireland, Finland, Sweden, among others, while reaching number two in the United States, Italy, Australia and New Zealand.
The March 15, 2010, Billboard announced that the second single from 'The Fame Monster', 'Telephone', reached number one on Billboard Pop Songs, with its sixth consecutive number one, and making Gaga is the only artist in the list history which accomplishes this.
On March 19, former producer Rob Fusari sued Gaga for this company, Mermaid Music LLC, claiming that he was entitled to a share of 20% of their income. Gaga's lawyer, Charles Ortner, described this as illegal and refused to comment.
In April 2010, the video for 'Bad Romance' became the most viewed video in YouTube history, with 179.83 million visits at the time of the award, and is the first video from youtube exceed 200 million visits.
His first North American tour, The Fame Ball Tour, began on March 12, 2009, and received critical acclaim.
On May 23, 2011, Gaga released her second album, 'Born This Way', which premiered the single of the same name, which debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 and sold a total of three million digital copies.
'Judas', 'The Edge Of Glory', 'You and I' and 'Marry the Night' were other singles that are included in this production doscográfica are promoted on tour 'The Born This Way Ball', in which visited America, Asia, Africa and Oceania.
'Artpop' is the name of the album that Gaga promoting her music and new trends evolving in their sound.