Last month, Lady Gaga was forced to cancel her “Born this Way” world tour due to a worsening hip injury. Turns out the injury was a pretty serious labral tear to which I was all “OUUUCCHHH!” until I realized that’s part of your hip, not your lady parts. (But still, that’s gotta hurt.) The injury required Gaga to undergo surgery and comes with a pretty long convalescence period, wherein the patient should remain almost entirely prone or at least seated. Walking on stilt shoes made of baby seal bones or riding bareback on a bedazzled green ostrich is generally frowned upon by the medical establishment for people with this injury. (If she hasn’t done those things already, it’s 98% certain to happen.) More »
Nothing is more revealing than the bizarrely specific requests celebrities make to help turn their home away from home into… a temporary backstage home. Do they demand caviar and champagne, or fritos and fruit punch? Do they prefer their dressing room a balmy 72 degrees, or do they need ten identical pairs of shoes made of sandwich meat? And do they really use any of that stuff, or do they just ask for it because they can?
So, what does superstar Lady Gaga require at each one of her performances? Ready your best armchair psychology skills, we’re about to do some digging. Here’s a selection of her 2010 tour rider’s requests alongside some just-released notes from former assistant Jennifer O’Neill. More »
Madonna has revealed the true tragedy of Superstorm Sandy: that we had gone, like, days since we had to look at her bare ass. Performing Monday at Madison Square Garden, Madonna turned her back on the audience and started a slow-mo striptease to “Like a Virgin.” The words “No Fear” were written across her back [...]
Lady Gaga spoke out about Hurricane Sandy relief efforts on her blog yesterday where she pledged one MILLION (please hold pinky by mouth) of her own hard-earned pop star dollars to assist New York and the American Red Cross. New York is near and dear to the singer’s meat-corset encased heart. Lady Gaga, born Stefani [...]
In the grand tradition of Whorrloween, Rihanna and Lady Gaga opted for The Sexy Version when they squeezed the few body parts they decided to cover into their costumes this year. You know, the uber-popular for 2012 weed costume that, ugh, so embarrassing, like everyone else was wearing at your neighborhood block party. Though, I have to [...]