Note: this is the "clean" version. To watch the "explicit" version, go HERE.
Lady Gaga considers herself a performance artist, and I have to agree. She has taken a career in pop music to an entirely new level with her "Monsters," Polaroids, cinematic music videos, and more. What other pop artist has stirred so much discussion?
She's had over 1 billion views on Youtube and 25% of all viewers on Vevo watch only her videos.
Every video has become grander and more outrageous. It's amazing what you can get away with once you have everyone's attention. Check out these interesting articles about Lady Gaga and the Telephone music video.
- Only Words to Play With's Anaysis and Discussion, starting with Prison and Identity and going into the metaphorical connection between the song and the video.
- Heather Cassils: Interview with Lady Gaga's Prison Yard Girlfriend
- And of course, what would any controversial figure be without the (over)reaction from Fox News: Fox News Goes Gaga Over Gaga Video