-
x

Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Friends
Kidzworld Logo

Lady Gaga's SNL Debut

In case you missed it, Lady Gaga made her Saturday Night Live with a performance of Paparazzi and other hits. She also performed in two sketches with Andy Samberg, Kenan Thompson and extra-special surprise guest Madonna! It was a great episode of SNL, with lots of laughs and great music!


Check out all of Lady Gaga's show-stealing moments below, after her bio!


Lady Gaga: Bio

It's no wonder that little girl from a good Italian New York family turned into the exhibitionist, multi-talented singer-songwriter with a flair for theatrics that she is today: Lady Gaga. "I was always an entertainer. I was a ham as a little girl and I'm a ham today," says Lady Gaga, 22. "I always loved rock and pop and theater. It's not just about the music. It's about the performance, the attitude, the look; it's everything. And, that is where I live as an artist and that is what I want to accomplish."


At age four Lady Gaga learned piano by ear. By age 13 she had written her first piano ballad. At 14 she played open-mike nights at clubs like New York's Bitter End at night and was teased for her quirky, eccentric style at the school she attended: Convent of the Sacred Heart School (other students included Nicky and Paris Hilton). At age 17 she became was one of 20 kids in the world to get early admission to Tisch School of the Arts at NYU. Signed by her 20th birthday and writing songs for other artists like the Pussycat Dolls before her debut album was even released, Lady Gaga has earned the right to reach for the sky.


It's been a while since a new pop artist has made her way in the music industry the old-fashioned/grass-roots way by paying her dues with seedy club gigs and self-promotion. This is one rising pop star who hasn't been plucked from a model casting call, born into a famous family, won a reality TV singing contest or emerged from a teen TV sitcom. "I did this the way you are supposed to. I played every club in New York City and I bombed in every club and then killed it in every club and I found myself as an artist. I learned how to survive as an artist, get real, and how to fail and then figure out who I was as singer and performer. And, I worked hard."


Video: Paparazzi Live On SNL


Video: Poker Face/LoveGame/Bad Romance Medley Live On SNL


Video: Lady Gaga & Madonna Catfight Sketch


Video: Bubble Suit Sketch


Related Stories:
2 Comments

Related Stories

Micro_mariah carey-micro
Christmas is almost here, but you don’t want to listen to same boring old carols again, or do you...
We’re counting down the Top 10 Love Songs Of 2009. After you’ve read our list, click over to the ...
Micro_lady-gaga-micro
Lady Gaga may seem like a new face on the music scene, but she's been making music since she coul...
Lady-gaga-poll

Is Lady Gaga shocking?

  • no way, she's great!
  • she doesn't shock me, she bores me!
  • I love her look
  • she's all style, no substance

Entertainment In The Forums

Inkweaver3
Inkweaver3 posted in Celebs:
"Pink_Cool_Girl wrote: GRACE DIDNT DESERVE TO Excuse me? Grace can sing really well, play the ukelele really well, and write her own songs, which are all really good. And she's only 12 years old. She is totally a million dollar find. Can you do any of those things? Anyway she's already won and words like these won't change that, or stop her from lighting the sky, because stars are dull compared to her. And I'm sure she's already dealt with haters and probably won't even read your post. Anyway my dad says that everyone who made it to the finals have futures ahead of them, and will earn millions of dollars and probably have shows in Vegas and everywhere else anyway. By the way, no, I don't only like her because she won. I was rooting for her from the first (well okay, maybe not first, but definitely second) act. We all have our fandoms to defend, and girl, what you said was harsh.
reply about 3 hours
_Black♥and♥White_
Sean Paul c:
reply about 18 hours
Cool_Dude1
Cool_Dude1 posted in Movies:
Reply
reply about 18 hours
Cool_Dude1
Cool_Dude1 posted in TV Shows:
AFV Americans Funniest Home Videos
reply about 18 hours
Cool_Dude1
Cool_Dude1 posted in Celebs:
Reply which Is your favorite celeb
reply about 18 hours