Analysis Of Lady Gaga

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Lady Gaga, born with the name Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, is an American songwriter, singer, dancer, philanthropist, fashion designer, and actress. Gaga first came to fame when the hit “ Just Dance” came into mainstream attention in 2009. Since then Gaga has gained countless nominations and awards for her string of hit songs. In 2011 Gaga released her second full-length album “Born This Way” this album was praised more than her previous albums for touching on themes of politics, sexuality, and, religion. “Born This Way” sold over one million copies and debuted on the Billboard 200 and top charts in more than twenty other countries. It also received three Grammy nominations including her third consecutive Album of the Year. As result of the success of her album, Gaga and her mother Cynthia Germanotta created the Born This Way Foundation. It was made to express the same general message of her song “Born This Way” which is to support the diversity of our society. Lady Gaga’s overall theme for her song “Born This Way” is self-acceptance.
It has been said that the song “ Born This Way” has become an anthem for the gay community. This can be clearly seen through Gaga’s lyrics “No matter gay, straight, or bi, lesbian, transgendered life, I'm on the right track baby, I was born to survive.” These lyrics not only show Gaga’s support to the LGBTQ community but support for the statement that you are in fact born gay. I think it is very important that Gaga touched on this

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