Lady Gaga Net Worth
Lady Gaga net worth is: $320 million USD.
As of 2019, Lady Gaga’s net worth is estimated to be around $320 million. Her fortune has been amassed through the sale of her music. It’s reported that she has sold over 27 million albums and over 145 million singles. Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s ‘A Star Is Born’ has topped $100M As a result it has won Oscars for Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper.
Lady Gaga was born Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta on March 28, 1986. Known professionally as Lady Gaga, she is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She is known for her unconventionality and provocative work, as well as visual experimentation. Gaga began performing as a teenager, singing at open mic nights and acting in school plays. She studied at Collaborative Arts Project 21, throughNew York’s University’s Tisch School of the Arts, before dropping out to pursue a music career.
After Def Jam Recordings cancelled her contract, Gaga worked as a songwriter for Sony/ATV Music Publishing. Akon helped her sign a joint deal with Interscope Records and his own label KoniLive Distribution in 2007.
She rose to prominence the following year with her debut album, the electropop record The Fame, and its chart-topping singles “Just Dance” and “Poker Face”. A follow-up EP, The Fame Monster (2009), featuring the singles “Bad Romance”, “Telephone”, and “Alejandro”, also proved successful.
Gaga’s second full-length album Born this Way (2011) sold more than one million in the country during its first week. Its title track became the fastest selling song on the iTunes Store with over a million downloads in less than a week. Her third studio album Artpop (2013) reached number one in the US and included the single “Applause”.
Her collaborative jazz album with Tony Bennett, titled “Cheek to Cheek (2014)”, and her fifth studio album, “Joanne (2016)”, also topped the US charts. During this period, Gaga ventured into acting, playing leading roles in the miniseries “American Horror Story Hotel (2015–2016)”. As a result she received a Golden Globe Award. She also starred in the critically acclaimed, musical romantic drama “A star is Born (2018)”. She also contributed to the latter’s soundtrack, which made her the only woman to achieve five US number one albums in the 2010s. Its lead single “Shallow” earned Gaga a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song.
Greatest Selling Artists in History
Having sold 27 million albums and 146 million singles as of January 2016, Gaga is one of the best selling music artist’s in history. Her achievements include; several Guinness World Records, six Grammys, three Brit Awards, and an award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Council of Fashion Designers of America. Gaga has been declared Billboards Artist of the Year and was included among Forbes’s power and earnings rankings. She was ranked at number four on VH1’s “Greatest Women in Music” in 2012. She finished second on Times 2011 readers’ poll of the most influential people of the past ten years Also she was named Billboards Woman of the year in 2015. Gaga is known for her philanthropy and social activism, including LGBT rights. She has a non-profit organization, the Born this Way Foundation, which focuses on promoting youth empowerment and combating bullying.