Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta better known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born and raised in Manhattan, Gaga initially performed in theater, appearing in high school plays and studied at CAP21 through New York University's Tisch School of the Arts before dropping out to pursue a musical career.
Born Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta
March 28, 1986 (age 28)Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Years active 2001–present