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Interviews & Profiles

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April 30, 2009 Lady Gaga may be atop pop charts everywhere, but what other musical acts are "in" where you live?

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Avioes Do Forro

August 18, 2010 An unlikely Lady Gaga cover, from Brazil with love.

News

Lady Gaga donned luxurious plastic bags for her SXSW Keynote on Friday.

March 15, 2014 In her SXSW keynote, Gaga illustrated how hard it is to steer clear of corporate pop's constraints.

Lady Gaga in a performance at Carlisle Airport in Carlisle, England on May 15.

June 1, 2011 The huge success of Lady Gaga's new album says a lot about what we want from our pop stars today.

Lady Gaga performs in Carlisle, England in May 2011.

May 30, 2011 Does the 99 cents Amazon charged for Born This Way help Gaga's "plan to dominate popular culture"?

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May 18, 2011 Ann Powers says Gaga's new album establishes her as a complex hybrid of pop star and protest singer.

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May 10, 2011 Lady Gaga flexes her political muscles with an upcoming song

A shot from the video for Beyonce's "Run The World (Girls)".

April 22, 2011 In new songs, Beyonce and Lady Gaga dance (and sometimes fight) with thrilling, overloaded music.

Beastie Boys at the 1999 MTV Video Music Awards

September 13, 2010 A long-lost video from the 1999 Video Music Awards suggests an alternate history for the network.

MC Lyte

September 2, 2010 MC Lyte has been an inspiration to many, many women. Who inspires you?

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August 12, 2010 Female performers like Beyonce create alter egos to reach out beyond themselves and to their fans.

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Lady Gaga

June 30, 2010 Pop songs are never born in vacuums, but one current Top 10 hit sounds a lot like one from 1994.

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Gaga in Telephone Video

May 28, 2010 Lady Gaga and M.I.A. are among the artists continuing the tradition of shock value in music.

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Melcher

May 5, 2010 The enthusiastic sendup, by dancing soldiers stationed in Afghanistan, has become a YouTube hit.

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March 19, 2010 Lady Gaga, you make me feel like a teenage gay boy again.

Lady Gaga performs at American Music Awards, Nov. 22 in Los Angeles, Calif.

December 8, 2009 Wednesday night, Barbara Walters talks to her most fascinating people of the year. The star is one.

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Lady Gaga's new album, ARTPOP, is out now.

November 11, 2013 Perhaps the forte of Lady Gaga's new album lies in its marketing — not the actual music.

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May 18, 2011 Ann Powers says Gaga's new album establishes her as a complex hybrid of pop star and protest singer.

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July 16, 2010 Nothing smaller than an arena could contain Lady Gaga's persona in concert.

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June 30, 2010 Pop songs are never born in vacuums, but one current Top 10 hit sounds a lot like one from 1994.

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Cartoon by Pablo Helguera.

November 16, 2012 Friday's are funnier with a classical cartoon at noon, from Deceptive Cadence.

"Can we play a song for you while you dine?" A few of the 549 Mariachis who performed to break the Guinness World Record of The Number of Mariachis Playing At The Same Time on August 30, 2009 in Guadalajara, Mexico.

April 14, 2011 Alt.Latino is on the hunt for unusual mariachi sightings.

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