Added on 02-Apr-2009
She has been influenced by glam rockers such as David Bowie and Queen.
Gaga got her stage name when the music producer Rob Fusari compared her vocal style to that of Freddie Mercury and took the name 'Gaga' from the Queen song, "Radio Ga-Ga".
"Queen and David Bowie were the key for me...I didn't know what to do until I discovered Bowie and Queen", Gaga says.
Queen-inspired midtempo numbers and synth-based dance tracks that poke fun at celebrity-chasing rich kids".