Lady Gaga Bio

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Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta was born March, 28, 1986. You may know her better as her stage name Lady Gaga. She was born and raised in New York city. Her education consisted of Convent of the Sacred Heart where she studied primarily. Then she studied shortly at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts before she stopped to pursue her music career. She wrote songs for various artists until being discovered by R&B singer Akon. In 2008 she released her debut album, The Fame, which was a big success and the hit song "Poker Face" reached the top of the charts in almost every category, in almost every country. Her parents are Cynthia and Joseph Germanotta. Lady Gaga was skilled , she was accepted to The Juilliard School, but instead went to a catholic private school. She continued to study and thrive her music interest. She had multiple achievement through her early life, but at the age of 14 she had her first music performance in the New York night club. She was granted early admission to New York University's Tisch School of the Arts at the age of 17. One of only 20 students in the world to receive the honor of early acceptance. While she was there she enhanced her songwriting skills. Later, she left the school and to make ends meet she took 3 jobs, one even was a go-go dancer that in time helped her performing ability. In 2005, Lady Gaga was signed by Def Jam Records for a short amount of time, she was dropped a few months after signing. Since she was dropped by the label, it motivated her more to perform on her own in clubs and venues on New York City's Lower East Side. There, she collaborated with various rock bands, and began her experimentation with fashion. In 2007, at the age of 20, Lady Gaga began work at Interscope Records as a songwriter for other groups on the label, including Britney Spears, New Kids on the Block, and The Pussycat Dolls. R&B

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