Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett Get Cheek to Cheek on 'Fallon'

December 18, 2014

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga recently waltzed through The Tonight Show, where they performed a swinging set of standards, "Cheek to Cheek" and "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)," off their recent duets album, Cheek...


Lady Gaga Reveals Sexual Assault to Howard Stern

December 2, 2014

Lady Gaga has revealed that she wrote the song "Swine," off 2013's Artpop, as a way to express the rage and demoralization she felt after being sexually assaulted as a teenager. In an interview with Howard Stern on SiriusXM, the singer brought up the...


Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett Will Ring in New Year in Vegas

October 10, 2014

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett will close out 2014 with a New Year's Eve concert at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, where they will play on the Mophie Stage of the hotel's performance space the Chelsea. The evening will spotlight songs the pair recorded on...


Hear Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's Sublime New Duet

September 16, 2014

"Nature Boy," another track off Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's upcoming duets album, Cheek to Cheek, finds the pop star crooning sublimely about a "very strange, enchanted boy" around flutes and orchestral strings, before the elder vocalist complements...


See Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's 'Anything But Love' Clip

August 26, 2014

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett might seem like an unlikely pair, but the video for their version of the jazz standard, "I Can't Give You Anything But Love" proves the diva and the crooner exude a unique, adorable brand of musical...


Hear Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's Jazzy Love Song

August 19, 2014

"Gee, I'd like to say you're looking swell, Tony," Lady Gaga sings midway through her swinging duet, "I Can't Give You Anything but Love," with easy-listening luminary Tony Bennett. "Diamond bracelets won't work, doesn't sell, Gaga," Bennett...


Springsteen, Vedder Con Artist Sentenced to Four Years

July 28, 2014

Portland alt-country musician Kasey Anderson has been sentenced to four years in prison for defrauding over 30 investors out of $586,000 by vowing to hold a concert and release a compilation album benefitting the West Memphis Three (who were infamously...


Lady Gaga Unleashes Epic Clip for 'G.U.Y.'

March 23, 2014

Lady Gaga premiered her longest music video yet Saturday night, unleashing a wide-ranging lux epic for "G.U.Y.," the third single off her album Artpop. Clocking in at 11 minutes and 46 seconds, the "Artpop film," which was directed by Gaga herself and...


Lady Gaga Defends Vomit Performance as Art

March 14, 2014

The dichotomy between art and commerce was the major theme of Lady Gaga's South by Southwest keynote address Friday. Whether she was addressing questions about "selling out" by allowing a snack company to sponsor her performance-art concert Thursday night...


Lady Gaga to Deliver SXSW Keynote

March 9, 2014

Lady Gaga will be delivering the keynote address at this year's South by Southwest Festival. The festival's organizers announced late last night that the 27-year-old pop queen will be giving her speech as part of a conversation led by John Norris of Fuse...

Album Review

Cheek to Cheek

September 23, 2014

Lady Gaga's classical training has always been key to her origin story, so this album with 88-year-old crooner Tony Bennett is no big surprise. Gaga has real chemistry with Bennett (whom she befriended after they performed together at a benefit in 2011)...


Lady Gaga Makes Surprise Appearance at Queen Concert

August 27, 2014

Thanks to an unlikely intersection of Australian tour routes, Lady Gaga was able to make a surprise appearance with the Adam Lambert-fronted Queen at the band's Sydney stop on August 27th. The Artpop singer joined the group onstage for a performance...


20 Best MTV VMAs Opening Performances

August 22, 2014

If the Grammys are "music's biggest night," then the MTV Video Music Awards are music's most memorable. For three decades, the VMAs have had an incomparable ability to distill a year's worth of pop music into a single killer ceremony-opening performance....


Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett Talk Duets

July 29, 2014

When Lady Gaga recalls her first meeting with golden-throated crooner Tony Bennett, she still sounds impressed. She had just performed a set of pop hits and a cover of Nat King Cole's "Orange Colored Sky" – "a jazz song," she points out –...


Lady Gaga's NSFW Video Surfaces Online

June 19, 2014

An explicit, 30-second clip of the video for "Do What U Want," Lady Gaga's Artpop duet with R. Kelly, has surfaced online via TMZ. Last year, photographer Terry Richardson, who shot Miley Cyrus's nudity-saturated "Wrecking Ball" clip, masterminded the...


Lady Gaga Wraps NYC Run With Artbang

April 8, 2014

Lady Gaga admitted she cried before going onstage at New York's Roseland Ballroom last night — not strictly because it was the last performance before the beloved venue closed its doors permanently, but "because this city makes me feel so strong. A...


Demi Lovato Lambastes Lady Gaga for 'Glamorizing' Eating Disorders

March 16, 2014

Lady Gaga may have intended the vomit in her South By Southwest performance as art, but to Demi Lovato, the stunt was a dangerous endorsement of eating disorders. "Sad... As if we didn't have enough people glamorizing eat disorders already," the singer...


Gaga Stages Art-Puke Spectacle at SXSW

March 14, 2014

Ever since she was a young provocateur hatched from an egg, Lady Gaga has known how to make an entrance. Last night, for her showcase at SXSW, she was carried onto the stage trussed to a horizontal pole in black underwear, looking like she was a pig roasting...


Lady Gaga Talks Intimate SXSW Show

March 6, 2014

Lady Gaga will perform at this year's South by Southwest for the first time, appearing at the Doritos #BoldStage at Stubb's on Thursday, March 13. Keeping in line with Doritos' "bold" theme, fans wishing to attend must complete a "series of bold challenges...