Beyonce Lady Gaga

10 Stories

Taylor Swift Forgives Kanye With a Song

... While Lady Gaga runs away with awards

(Newser) - Taylor Swift forgave Kanye West last night In an unusual musical reconciliation at the MTV Video Music Awards. "Who you are is not what you did," Swift sang to the rapper who rudely stormed onstage last year to challenge Swift's victory in the Best Female Video category. Kanye... More »

Lady Gaga Plans Blockbuster Movie

Pop star wants to follow in Michael Jackson's footsteps

(Newser) - Not content with entrancing Bill O'Reilly , Lady Gaga is planning her next pop-culture triumph: a blockbuster movie. "Gaga wants to emulate what Michael Jackson did during the 80s. You can already see that with her music videos," a source tells the UK tabloid News of the World ... More »

Watch Muppets Jam to Lady Gaga

'Telephone' mashup has disco Grover footage that looks tailor made

(Newser) - The video of the moment is Lady Gaga's "Telephone," featuring Beyoncé and an assortment of consumer products . And Muppets are always a good idea. Voilà—the YouTube video above, which speaks for itself. Neither Lady Gaga nor Sesame Street appears to have been involved in the production.... More »

Gaga Scores Billion Web Hits

First time in history

(Newser) - Lady Gaga's eye-popping music video for Telephone has catapulted her into the record books by making her the first artist in history to snare over a billion video internet hits. Previous videos for Poker Face, Bad Romance and Just Dance each scored some 300 million hits alone. Most of the... More »

Experts Work Overtime 'Decoding' Gaga Video

Does it have message for ages, or is it just hot?

(Newser) - Sometimes a hot music video is just a hot music video. Or it could be about the stultifying constrictions of celebrity and changing identity. Symbologists are already treating Lady Gaga's ultra-riveting music video (watch here ) for Telephone like the second coming of the New Wave, and the blogosphere is... More »

Lady Gaga Video Has Lots of... Product Placement

From Miracle Whip to a dating site, which paid and which didn't

(Newser) - It made headlines for its salacious, possibly-banned-from-MTV content—but Lady Gaga’s “Telephone” video is also garnering attention for its remarkable number of product placements. “If Michael Jackson was making 'Thriller’” in this day and age, “he would do this, too. These million-dollar music videos have... More »

MTV Denies Banning Gaga Vid

Fox, CNN report 'too provocative' ban

(Newser) - Is MTV growing chicken in its old age, or was it all a big misunderstanding? Fox News and CNN reported that the steamy new Lady Gaga-Beyoncé music video (watch here ) for Telephone was too hot to handle for MTV, which reportedly pulled it Saturday. But MTV officials immediately denied... More »

Gaga Puts Mixed-Gender Rumors to Bed in Steamy Vid

G, Beyoncé in a lather in prison babes video

(Newser) - Lady Gaga lays to rest rumors that she's mixed gender and replaces them with visions of masochistic lesbian love in her latest eye-popping music video. "I told you she didn't have a dick," one buff female prison guard tells another after stripping Lady G in a cell in... More »

Beyoncé Leads Grammy Pack

She nabs 10 nominations, Swift gets 8

(Newser) - Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, and Lady Gaga will compete to become queen of the 52nd Grammy Awards. The three women were the only artists to score nominations across the Album of the Year, Record of the Year, and Song of the Year categories, meaning one of them may be able to... More »

Beyonce, Gaga Video Surprisingly Tame

Lady Gaga looks surprisingly low-key in Beyonce's 'Video Phone'

(Newser) - The weirdest part of Beyoncé’s collaboration with Lady Gaga for the “Video Phone” video, which premiered on MTV early today, is Gaga's cameo—"mostly because it's shockingly normal," writes James Montgomery. "It's definitely not the Gaga we're used to seeing," nor the Beyoncé... More »

10 Stories