Lady Gaga http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/32519/all en Lady Gaga suffering from joint inflammation, postpones shows http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/lady-gaga-suffering-joint-inflammation-postpones-shows <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Pop star Lady Gaga said on Tuesday she was suffering from a severe inflammation of the joints that left her temporarily unable to walk, forcing her to postpone a handful of upcoming shows on the North American leg of her world tour.</p> <p>"I am completely devastated and heartsick. I've been hiding this injury and pain from my staff for a month, praying it would heal, but after last night's performance, I could not walk," the singer said in a statement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/lady-gaga-suffering-joint-inflammation-postpones-shows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Religion Singles Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Feb 2013 14:30:21 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5754409 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga needs hip surgery, cancels remainder of tour http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/lady-gaga-needs-hip-surgery-cancels-remainder-of-tour <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Lady Gaga canceled the remainder of her "Born This Way Ball" concert tour to undergo hip surgery, promoters Live Nation said on Wednesday.</p> <p>The 26-year-old singer announced she was suffering from an inflammation of the joints on Tuesday, but the tour operator said Gaga's injuries were more serious than she realized.</p> <p>"After additional tests this morning to review the severity of the issue, it has been determined that Lady Gaga has a labral tear of the right hip," Live Nation said in a statement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/lady-gaga-needs-hip-surgery-cancels-remainder-of-tour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 14 Feb 2013 04:00:16 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5755224 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga cancels tour to have hip surgery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/lady-gaga-cancels-tour-have-hip-surgery <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Lady Gaga has canceled the rest of her "Born This Way Ball" tour due to a hip problem that requires surgery, Live Nation Global Touring said Wednesday.</p> <p>In a statement, the tour operator said the superstar singer has a labral tear of the right hip.</p> <p>"She will need surgery to repair the problem, followed by strict down time to recover," said the statement. "This, unfortunately, will force her to cancel the tour so she can heal."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/lady-gaga-cancels-tour-have-hip-surgery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Androgyny Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles AFP Thu, 14 Feb 2013 18:40:57 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5755592 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga cancels tour, to have hip surgery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/lady-gaga-cancels-tour-have-hip-surgery-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Lady Gaga has canceled the rest of her "Born This Way Ball" tour due to a hip problem that requires surgery, Live Nation Global Touring said Wednesday.</p> <p>In a statement, the tour operator said the superstar singer has a labral tear of the right hip.</p> <p>"She will need surgery to repair the problem, followed by strict down time to recover," said the statement. "This unfortunately, will force her to cancel the tour so she can heal."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/lady-gaga-cancels-tour-have-hip-surgery-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Androgyny Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles AFP Thu, 14 Feb 2013 19:24:46 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5755940 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga has hip surgery, calls injury 'bump in the road' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130221/lady-gaga-has-hip-surgery-calls-injury-bump-the-road <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Lady Gaga said she has undergone surgery to repair an injured hip that forced the pop singer last week to cancel the remainder of her concert tour.</p> <p>The "Born This Way" singer thanked fans in a blog post on her littlemonsters.com fan website on Thursday, saying the setback was "just a bump in the road."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130221/lady-gaga-has-hip-surgery-calls-injury-bump-the-road" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 21 Feb 2013 19:16:38 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5762514 at http://www.globalpost.com Ill health forces Lady Gaga to postpone 4 concerts http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/35779/130226/ill-health-forces-lady-gaga-postpone-4-concerts <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Los Angeles, Feb 13 (EFE).- Lady Gaga has been forced to postpone four concerts in her Born This Way Ball tour because of acute joint pain arising from an injury, the singer said on her Web site.</p> <p>The 26-year-old artist is suffering from synovitis, an inflammation of the joints.</p> <p>"I am completely devastated and heartsick. I've been hiding this injury and pain from my staff for a month, praying it would heal, but after last night's performance I could not walk," Lady Gaga said in a statement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/35779/130226/ill-health-forces-lady-gaga-postpone-4-concerts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Religion Singles Technology Agencia EFE Tue, 26 Feb 2013 15:16:48 +0000 Agencia EFE 5767077 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga: there were 'giant craters' in my injured hip http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130731/lady-gaga-there-were-giant-craters-my-injured-hip <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Lady Gaga had a "huge breakage" and "giant craters" in her right hip that forced the pop singer to cancel about two dozen concerts this year and undergo surgery.</p> <p>Her tour promoter, Live Nation, said in February that the "Born This Way" singer was treated for a labral tear in her right hip.</p> <p>"My injury was actually a lot worse than just a labral tear," Lady Gaga told Women's Wear Daily magazine this week. "I had a broken hip."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130731/lady-gaga-there-were-giant-craters-my-injured-hip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles Thomson Reuters Wed, 31 Jul 2013 22:01:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5899313 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga speeds up release of new single "Applause" http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130813/lady-gaga-speeds-release-new-single-applause <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Washington, Aug 13 (EFE).- Songstress Lady Gaga is hurrying the official release of "Applause," the first single from her new album "ARTPOP," to a week before scheduled due to piracy leaks making it already available on the Internet.</p> <p>"Due to hackers an abundance of low/high quality leaks...we issue this pop music emergency...monsters spread the word," Lady Gaga said on her Twitter account.</p> <p>The release of "Applause," the first song on her new disc "ARTPOP," was originally scheduled for Aug. 19.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130813/lady-gaga-speeds-release-new-single-applause" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles Technology Agencia EFE Tue, 13 Aug 2013 15:15:39 +0000 Agencia EFE 5909086 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga fights to keep 'Queen of Pop' crown http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131109/lady-gaga-fights-keep-queen-pop-crown <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Multi-platinum selling diva Lady Gaga is fighting to keep her 'Queen of Pop' crown with a hotly-anticipated third album, but early reception in the US and Britain has been lukewarm.</p> <p>"Artpop" signals a return to the limelight for Stefani Germanotta -- known as Lady Gaga on stage and in video -- after she was forced to tone down her usually ubiquitous media presence to undergo hip surgery.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131109/lady-gaga-fights-keep-queen-pop-crown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles AFP Sat, 09 Nov 2013 05:47:11 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5984484 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga adds K-pop act to North America tour http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140320/lady-gaga-adds-k-pop-act-north-america-tour <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>K-pop made fresh inroads Thursday when Lady Gaga revealed that South Korean girl group Crayon Pop will open her upcoming summer concerts in Canada and the United States.</p> <p>"I'm excited to announce June 26 through July 22 of Lady Gaga's artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball will be opened by CRAYON POP!," the "Mother Monster" announced on her @ladygaga Twitter feed.</p> <p>The candy-colored quintet topped the K-pop charts last year when their danceable ditty "Bar Bar Bar" -- featuring their signature helmets and piston-style line dancing -- went viral on YouTube.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140320/lady-gaga-adds-k-pop-act-north-america-tour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Music Singles AFP Thu, 20 Mar 2014 22:23:29 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6100820 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga, Psy to perform at S. Korea festival http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140415/lady-gaga-psy-perform-at-s-korea-festival <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>US pop diva Lady Gaga is slated to perform at a summer music festival in South Korea, where her first show two years ago received an adult-only rating from state censors.</p> <p>The festival, to be held at Seoul's Olympic stadium on August 15-16, will feature a host of K-pop stars including "Gangnam Style" rapper Psy, the YG entertainment agency said.</p> <p>Lady Gaga will appear on the second day of the festival, to be co-hosted by YG and a local music production agency.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140415/lady-gaga-psy-perform-at-s-korea-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Music Pop music Social Issues Sports AFP Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:47:40 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6121735 at http://www.globalpost.com Japan virtual star Hatsune to join Lady Gaga tour http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140417/japan-virtual-star-hatsune-join-lady-gaga-tour <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Hatsune Miku, a computer-generated Japanese pop star who performs as a hologram, is to support some of Lady Gaga's tour of North America next month, the US songstress has announced on Twitter.</p> <p>The pixel-perfect pop princess, whose voice is also the product of digital code, will perform in 3D alongside a band made of real musicians at shows starting in Atlanta on May 6.</p> <p>"My favourite digital pop star Hatsune Miku is opening The ARTPOP Ball from May 6-June 3!" @ladygaga said on her Twitter feed.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140417/japan-virtual-star-hatsune-join-lady-gaga-tour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles Vocaloid AFP Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:31:54 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6123682 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga Dubai concert censored to respect culture - report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140513/lady-gaga-dubai-concert-censored-respect-culture-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DUBAI (Reuters) - A planned Lady Gaga concert in Dubai in September will be censored to respect cultural traditions, the United Arab Emirates daily Gulf News reported on Tuesday.</p> <p>Lady Gaga, who is known for her outrageous stunts and provocative costumes, canceled a concert in Indonesia in 2012 because of security concerns over objections by Islamic groups to her style.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140513/lady-gaga-dubai-concert-censored-respect-culture-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Disaster Dubai Dubai Lady Gaga Persian Gulf Thomson Reuters Tue, 13 May 2014 13:13:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6145724 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga performs in Mideast first ever http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140911/lady-gaga-performs-mideast-first-ever <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DUBAI, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- Lady Gaga kicked off her "AreRave: The Artpop Ball" world tour performance in Dubai at Meydan Racecourse with tens of thousands of her "little monsters" inspired on Wednesday evening.</p> <p>The controversial pop star performed more than 20 of her most popular songs including Artpop, Pokerface, Born this way, Applause, tens of thousands fans sang together with her.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>Xinhua is China's state-run news agency.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140911/lady-gaga-performs-mideast-first-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Singles Xinhua News Agency Thu, 11 Sep 2014 04:16:50 +0000 Xinhua News Agency 6254454 at http://www.globalpost.com Lady Gaga sheds quirky image for jazz album with Tony Bennett http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140922/lady-gaga-sheds-quirky-image-jazz-album-tony-bennett <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Robert-Jan Bartunek</p> <p>BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, bridging a 60-year age gap to form one of music's unlikeliest pairs, launched a jazz album on Monday that lets the pop diva put aside her wacky image to sing sweet harmonies with the elder statesman of cool.</p> <p>"Cheek to Cheek", on sale on Tuesday after a launch concert in the ornate Renaissance setting of the Grand-Place in Brussels, features jazz standards by Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and others a distant world away from Lady Gaga's 21st century.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140922/lady-gaga-sheds-quirky-image-jazz-album-tony-bennett" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lady Gaga Lady Gaga songs Music Singles Tony Bennett Thomson Reuters Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:46:40 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6265543 at http://www.globalpost.com