The Rock music genre is slipping, and Pop music has come to take it’s place.
Thanks to artists such as Lady Gaga and Adele, the Pop Music genre has surpassed the Rock Music genre for sales in 2011. In 2011 alone, Lady Gaga brought in an astounding $90 million in earnings, and Adele has covered the billboards with hit albums 21 at #1 and 19 at #4. Big hitting album sales such as this have pushed Pop music forward in the charts covering one third of the market (33.6%), up almost 3% from 2010 performance. Continue reading Pop Blowing Rock Out of the Water in Britain »
Forbes recently named Lady Gaga the Top-Earning Woman in Music; in 2011 alone the fame monster brought in an astounding $90 million in earnings.
Lady Gaga is in the news yet again. According to Forbes Lady Gaga generated $90 during 2011, thanks to strong sales on her ‘Born This Way’ album, Monster Ball Tour, and various endorsements. Looking at the success the Fame Monster has achieved in such a short time, it’s clear Lady Gaga has an dedicated fan base, and her style and pizazz only helps grow. Continue reading Forbes names Lady Gaga the Top-Earning Woman in Music »
Just a few days after the release of Born This Way’s country music version, Team Gaga contacted Indian music producers Salim-Sulaiman to freshen things up by making a Bollywood version of the hit song.
Speaking in an interview with MTV News, one half of the Indian composing duo, Sulaiman Merchant, said that the job entrusted to them was a bit difficult in the beginning, considering the aggressive nature of the song and its huge popularity. Continue reading Indian Music Producers Say Born This Way’s Bollywood Version Sounds Magical »
Lady Gaga told her fans during the Monster Ball at the jam-packed Boardwalk Hall arena, “I’ve missed you all so much!” There is no doubt that the little monsters missed the Mother Monster during her brief break from touring as well.
However, the burning question on everyone’s lips was whether Gaga would perform her brand new single ‘Born This Way’ in front of them or just stick to her older material.
While performing ‘Bad Romance’ in the middle of the show, she whispered in the microphone not to leave as there may be a surprise for them soon after that song. After a few minutes of roaring screams in a pitch-dark environment, fans were ecstatic to see Gaga back on stage, surrounded by her performers dressed in the same Grammy night skin-colored costumes to perform ‘Born This Way.’ Continue reading Lady Gaga Performs ‘Born This Way’ in NYC Concert »
At the start of May, Lady Gaga finally brought down the curtains on her Monster Ball tour in front of a jam packed audience of 55,000 in Mexico. The extended tour that took place on four continents had been going on for almost one and a half year before she decided to wrap it up. So if you want to know about the incredible tour’s grandeur then who else to contact rather than the band Semi Precious Weapons, who served as Gaga’s opening act in the majority of the shows. Continue reading Lady Gaga’s Monster Ball Opening Act Labels Tour Experience ‘Magical’ »
Beneath the multiple layers of creativity, ultra-modern attire and tons of addictive songs, Lady Gaga has always been loyal to those around her and to her brigade of fans. This was only one of the numerous qualities mentioned by her colleagues in the MTV program “Lady Gaga: Inside the Outside,” a documentary which shed light on both Gaga as an artist and as a person.
In another MTV program, “Lady Gaga: The After-Show,” the show’s host James Montgomery arranged sit-downs with many of Gaga’s close allies in the music game, such as Semi Precious Weapons lead singer Justin Tranter, her longtime friend Lady Starlight (shown with Gaga in photo to left), documentary maker Davi Russo, and her frequent producer Fernando Garibay. Continue reading Semi Precious Weapons’ Justin Tranter Applauds Lady Gaga’s Loyal Side »
When Davi Russo was contacted to directed the Lady Gaga-based documentary “Lady Gaga: Inside the Outside,” he was aware that he would get to spend a lot of time with the pop superstar, something her diehard fans would love to do as well.
But what Russo wasn’t aware about was that he would also have to give her suggestion about her dresses for the documentary. Giving wardrobe advice to someone like Gaga, who is known for her creative outfits is a tall order. But thankfully, Gaga and Russo are both New Yorkers and they shared enough things to know each others style, which meant that even though the duo had never met before this project, their creative ideas still synchronized to some extent. Continue reading ‘Lady Gaga: Inside the Outside’ Documentary Showing the Real Lady Gaga »