Lady Gaga was born on March 28, 1986 in Yonkers, New York. She is an American songwriter, singer, actress, philanthropist, dancer and fashion designer. Initially working as a songwriter R&B singer Akon discovered singing quality in Lady Gaga.
Her debut album, The Fame, was a huge success, and the single “Poker Face” topped charts in almost every category, in almost every country. Gaga’s second album, Born This Way, was released in May 2011 and topped albums charts in most major markets and her third album Artpop was released in November 2013 and became her second number one album in US.
Lady Gaga has been awarded five Grammy Awards and 13 MTV Video Music Awards. Billboard named her the “2010 Artist of the Year” and the top selling artist of 2010 as well as Forbes’ list of the “The World’s Most Powerful Celebrities” in the world. Forbes also placed her at number seven on their annual list of the world’s “100 Most Powerful Women.”