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“This idea of ‘The Fame’ runs through and through. Basically, if you have nothing—no money, no fame—you can still feel beautiful and dirty rich. It’s about making choices, having references, self-discovery and being creative.”


“I wrote The Fame Monster about everything I didn’t write on The Fame. I wrote while watching muted fashion shows and I am compelled to say my music was scored for them.”


“Born This Way is my absolute greatest work I’ve ever done and I’m so excited about it. The message, the melodies, the direction, the meaning, what it will mean to my fans and what it will mean in my own life.”


“I’m fascinated with the decay of the blonde pop icon and how culture loves to build and give birth to fantasies and then destroy them and what that means. It’s something I want to explore on ARTPOP.”


"Cheek To Cheek evokes the artistic visions of both Tony & Gaga with respect for the traditions of the jazz genre, but with a modern twist that makes the album quintessentially Tony & Gaga.”