Superbowl 51 half-time show
Gaga performs at the 51st Super Bowl, which is between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons, at the NRG stadium in Houston. Wearing a short silver jeweled leotard, fishnet tights and a mask, she starts the show on the stadium roof, singing God Bless America and This Is Your Land with around 300 drones forming a US flag behind her. Then she jumps from the stadium roof to the middle of the pitch, suspended by two wires. When she lands on the stage, she performs Poker Face, Just Dance, and Born This Way. She also performs part of the pop dance duet Telephone. Gaga plays the piano during her show, performing a more recent song: Million Reasons. While changing positions on her piano stool, she gives a shout-out to her parents.
Hey, dad. Hi, mum.
Gaga closes the show with the song Bad Romance, drops the mic, and jumps off the stage amidst fireworks.
Nude bodysuit photos
Gaga posts several photos on Instagram in which she is wearing a nude bodysuit and Alexander Mcqueen Python Armadillo platform stiletto heel ankle boots. Photos are by Kinney.
Sound of Music Oscar performance
Gaga performs a Medley tribute to The Sound Of Music which included singles My Favorite Things, Edelweiss and Climb Every Mountain.
Gaga shares Instagram snap of her heart-shaped engagement ring.
Gaga joins Kinney for a surprise appearance at Chicago’s Polar Plunge, where she and Kinney jump into Lake Michigan in sub-freezing temperatures. 4,500 people take part in the fundraiser.
It was awesome
Gaga joins cast of American Horror Story: Hotel.
Make your reservation now. #GagaAHSHotelhttps://t.co/o9ixi5TaFy
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) February 25, 2015
I am so excited to be a part of American Horror Story's hardworking cast. A twisted fantasy. My favorite kind. 💋
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) February 27, 2015
Andrews says she is friends with Gaga.
I have always been a fan, but last night we bonded and now I have a new friend.
Sound of Music Oscar medley
Gaga sings a medley of songs from The Sound of Music. After the performance, Andrews comes out and gives Gaga a hug.
Dear Lady Gaga, Thank you for that wonderful tribute. It really warmed my heart. It’s hard to believe that 50 years have gone by since that joyous film was released.
Gaga, Kinney engaged
Gaga becomes engaged to Kinney. Gaga shares the news on Instagram.
Times Herald Record Executive Editor, Barry Lewis was eating at a restaurant when he heard Gaga confirm the engagement to her long-time boyfriend in front of her family.
I heard the singer say ‘it was time’ as she flashed the ring around.
Her father, Joe Germanotta, who owns the restaurant with chef and author, Art Smith, popped open a bottle of champagne to toast the couple and welcome Kinney into the family.
Cheek To Cheek performance
Gaga and Bennett perform Cheek To Cheek during the Grammy Awards show promoting their album Cheek To Cheek.
Face of Versace campaign
Madonna replaces Gaga as the face of Versace’s Spring 2015 campaign. Donatella Versace:
Madonna is one of the true icons of Versace. I am thrilled to have my friend and the most powerful and directional artist as the face of Versace for Spring 2015.
Winter Wonderland performance
Gaga and Bennett perform Winter Wonderland during the Christmas Tree Lighting in Rockefeller Center
Reveals she was raped at age 190 Comments
Lady Gaga reveals that she wrote the song Swine to express her feelings about being raped at the age of nineteen, during an interview with Howard Stern on SiriusXM.
It didn’t affect me as much right after as it did about four or five years later. It hit me so hard. I was so traumatized by it that I was like, ‘Just keep going,’ because I just had to get out of there.
Hold commitment ceremony
Gaga and Kinney hold a commitment ceremony to show their dedication to one another, at Joan Tratorria, a New York restaurant owned by Gaga’s parents. Kinney’s mother, Pam, and one of his brothers also attend. Source:
Gaga wanted something visual, a commitment ceremony with the people who matter the most. They don’t have time to plan a wedding, so they decided they would have a small gathering to show the people they love most how committed they are to one another. It was just for her family and a few close art and designer friends.
Gaga and Bennett appear on the cover of a September 2014 issue of Parade magazine. Bennett talks about what he has learned from Gaga. She talks about starting a family and her song Lush Life.
Nobody has communicated with the public more than Lady Gaga. Ever. I trust the audience, and I’m very impressed. As far as they’re concerned, she’s part of their family. The only guy who ever did that was Bing Crosby, years ago.
Ice Bucket Challenge: Lady Gaga
Gaga has accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and nominates Adele, Michael Rapino, and Arthur Fogel.
Harper’s Bazaar cover
Gaga and her dog Asia appear on the cover of the September 2014 issue of Harper’s Bazaar.
Asia is very sweet and calm. She would be very gentle with Choupette. She does not have a personal maid yet, but I adore making her little presents and cooking her home-made puppy food.
Jazz album collaboration
Gaga and Bennett announce on The Today Show that they will release an album together, Cheek to Cheek, on September 23, 2014. The album features the two performing jazz standards, together and solo, like It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing, Sophisticated Lady and Lush Life. Bennett tells host Carson Daly, “I love the way she sings.” Gaga says:
The collaboration has just been so wonderful. It’s so natural singing with Tony.
Ex assistant book deal
Gaga’s assistant, Jennife O’Neill, gets a book deal with Simon & Schuster’s Atria Books. The deal for O’Neill’s book about Gaga, Fame Monster, could be worth close $1 million. Paul Olsewski, Atria Books’ vice president and director of publicity, confirms that they have a book deal with O’Neill, but no release date has yet been set for Fame Monster.
Lady Gaga interview
Seacrest interviews Gaga during On Air With Ryan Seacrest and asks her which song she is most excited to play during her tour artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball.
I’m excited to play basically the entire album, but I really love Venus from ARTPOP. It’s the one I produced myself and during the show we turn the entire stage in to the planet Venus.