Lady Gaga News - The Week in Gaga: Aug 13 - 19, 2012
With a new album cycle on the horizon and a fragrance campaign kicking into high gear, Lady Gaga is once again making so many headlines that it can be a bit difficult to keep up. Therefore, it’s time to resurrect The Week in Gaga, written for those who like to keep up with the latest Gaga news, but hate wading through the hundreds of fluff stories written about her each week. The Week in Gaga brings you the most relevant and interesting Gaga news of the week, broken down into concise recaps.
Lady Gaga has released a “trailer” for her FAME fragrance ad campaign, full of striking imagery and Gaga’s trademark weirdness. The full ad will be unveiled September 13 at the Guggenheim Museum in New York.
Gaga and up-and-coming rapper Kendrick Lamar have announced their collaboration on a new song called ‘Partynauseous’ for Lamar’s upcoming album. According to Gaga, her inspiration for the song was the hostility she faced from Indonesian extremists when attempting to visit their country earlier this year. The single is set to drop September 6.
The final nominees for the Gagaism Awards have been revealed, with the winners slated to be announced on Sunday, August 26.
The fifth and last fashion film for Gaga’s Yoü and I video has finally been released, just in time for the video’s one-year anniversary. Featuring Gaga in a wedding dress next to her boyfriend Taylor Kinney (whom she met on the set of this very video), the clip has the media speculating that the two may be tying the knot soon. Ironically, similar reports about Gaga and former beau Lüc Carl surfaced when the video for Yoü and I was initially released, only to be proven false when news of their breakup went public just days later.Continued on the next page