Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta or famously known by her stage name Lady Gaga started her musical career as a songwriter at the Streamline Records and Akon’s label Kon Live Distribution in 2007. Gaga’s debut album, The Fame in August 2008 jump start a multimillion-dollar career.
The tracks “Just Dance” and “Poker Face” hit number one worldwide on their release. In the following year, Gaga launched The Fame Monster, which was also a huge billboard hit. More singles and albums followed making Gaga a household name.
Mother Monster is recognized for her exuberant, diverse, and unconventional contributions to the music industry. Her out of this world fashion, flamboyant performances, and over the top music videos made her a regular on the paparazzi itinerary. Indeed, Gaga is not a typical performer. The self-proclaimed visual performance artist always grace the stage wearing some of the craziest ensemble. Her avant-garde fashion comes with a matching super high-heeled footwear, masks, headpieces, and overdone makeup.
In February 2014, the Artpop songstress was sighted walking towards her car out in the freezing -5C New York weather, wearing a fishnet bodysuit and an ankle-length ultra-platinum blonde wig following an appearance on Jimmy Fallon’s new show.
On one occasion, the paparazzi feasted on her psych-ward barefoot ensemble while walking the streets of Berlin. On and off stage the Poker Face was sighted wearing the most outrageous outfits. Her taste in fashion may be too outre for others to wear, but Lady Gaga always goes gaga whenever she wants. She sure has tons of weird outfits in her wardrobe, and here are 10 of Lady Gaga’s most outrageous and wildest outfits.
10- Michael Jackson Gaga
Lady Gaga attended the YouTube Music Awards 2013 on November 3, 2013 in New York City. Gaga wore an MJ-inspired ensemble with matching MJ’s creepy “Thriller” teeth. The 2013 YTMA featured live performances from music industry stars such as Lady Gaga, Eminem, Arcade Fire, and Avicii. Aside from live performances, the award show was live streamed on YouTube.
9- The Geisha Gaga
Lady Gaga seen leaving her hotel on October 31, 2013 in London, England. Gaga looked very “geisha”, wearing her own version of modern Japanese kimono and geta, and holding a molluscan-shell inspired umbrella. She said in an interview with The Sun, she had struggled against a brain-numbing pot addiction. Too much pot Gaga ?
8- The Tonto-Gaga
Lady Gaga leaves ITV studios wearing a black peacock feather head piece after filming Graham Norting on October 29, 2013 in London, England. Her contoured cheeks look flawless. Lady Gaga’s head piece was an inspiration to Tonto’s crow head piece, or maybe not.
7- The Shredded Gaga Dress
Lady Gaga seen leaving her hotel on October 28, 2013 in London, England. The Applause singer popped out of her hotel wearing a shredded ensemble with a matching white kabuki makeup. On one YouTube clip, Gaga was seen apologizing to fans who were there trying to get a photo of her, said she’s late for a shoot and she loved them. That was very nice of you Gaga.
6- Furry Gaga
Lady Gaga sighted on her way to present her new album ‘Artpop’ on October 24, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. Gaga’s one of many weirdest looks was a fury big-headed bird inspired outfit. She wore a beige fury headpiece that covered her entire face. The two gold-encrusted holes were poked through either side of the beak, so Gaga could see, but how did she breathe in there?, we have no idea. The “Do what you want” songstress was in Berlin to promote her album Artpop.
5- Black-Caged Gaga
The ‘Marry the Night’ songstress hit the stage at New Year’s Eve 2012 in Times Square on December 31, 2011 in New York City. Lady Gaga wore a black figure hugging sequined Versace bodysuit and matching facemask, all encased in a glittering black cage.
4- The UFO ensemble
Gaga goes to the moon in Paco Rabanne courtier, sporting an ensemble inspired by the mysteries of outer space. Gaga performed at the MTV Europe Music Awards at Odyssey Arena on November 6, 2011 in Belfast, Northern Ireland in a glowing Paco Rabanne creation and UFO shaped hat by Philip Treacy. Gaga might consider wearing this outfit again when she goes into the cosmos in 2015, as she tweeted in November 2013, “#GagaInSpace2015”. According to some reports Gaga will perform in outer space in 2015, making her the first artist to do so, ever.
3- The Erotic Gaga
The singer performed at BankAtlantic Center on April 12, 2011 in Sunrise, Florida. Lady Gaga who went to a Roman Catholic all-girl school in New York had her own version of a “nun habit”. The singer performed in sheer skintight latex with an oversized white habit and X-lettered tape covering her nipples. Days before the “Monster Ball Tour” at Sunrise Florida, Lady Gaga countless times toppled off of her piano during her performance in Houston, made headlines.
2- The Hairy Gaga
Lady Gaga brought her ‘Hair’ lyrics to life on May 21, 2010 in Paris. Mother Monster and her little monster crew performed at the Palais Omnisports de Bercy, she was sporting a head-to-toe human hair-covered ensemble and white spandex pants. The entire musical night was a blast overall.
1- The Meat Dress
Lady Gaga sporting a “Meat Dress” at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards on September 13, 2010, in Los Angeles, CA. Lady Gaga wore a dress made of raw beef, which was commonly referred to by the media as the meat dress. The infamous singer outraged many animal rights groups. When asked about the originality of her outfit, Gaga said, the meat dress was a statement to her distaste for the US military’s don’t-ask-don’t-tell policy. Time named Gaga’s ensemble as the top fashion statement of 2010.