Some think that Lady Gaga is over the top, crazy, obscene, crude at times. What people should remember is that she is a creative artist in every sense of the term. Although her Thanksgiving special received mixed reviews, viewing numbers were decent according to Nielsen Ratings. Many said that her holiday special was not worth seeing, while others thought Gaga was really genuine and sincere. You cannot help but have respect for Lady Gaga. She is truly unique, has a beautiful voice, and is never afraid to be exactly who she wants to be. A Very Gaga Thanksgiving highlights her talent, strength, inner beauty and what a beautiful soul she really is.
During her Thanksgiving special, Lady Gaga talks of her family often, in addition to sharing stories about obstacles she’s had to overcome, both as an artist and as a human being. As a kid, she was picked on for being unique. Gaga goes on to tell her fans, or “little monsters,” to always be who they were meant to be, not what others expect them to be. Lady Gaga is an inspirational young woman, in both her song lyrics and on-camera interviews. And whether you love her or hate her, you cannot help but admire her for staying true to herself.
A Very Gaga Thanksgiving gives fans an inside look at her former school in New York, Convent of the Sacred Heart. She shares Thanksgiving recipes her family uses annually, and sings a song she wrote for her grandfather, who she lost just a couple of years ago. Throughout each of her performances, Lady Gaga recalls poignant moments of her life, and shares these experiences. This is just one of the things that makes the Lady such an inspirational person in the music industry, and is notably why fans around the world love her so much. She sings a duet with the legendary Tony Bennett (“Lady is a Tramp”), has a sit-down interview with Katie Couric, and sings some of her most popular songs like “Born This Way,” “Marry the Night,” “Bad Romance,” “You and I” (a personal favorite) and “Edge of Glory.
On a personal note: Lady Gaga is one of the only artists who never resorts to lip syncing during a performance. She has an exceptional vocal ability and literally can sing anything. When you hear the phrase “She could sing the phone book and do it well,” this is the girl critics are talking about. Whether it’s pop, rock, jazz or a ballad, the Lady will sing it in tune, with or without accompaniment, and will capture your heart while doing so. While it is understandable that not everyone loves Lady Gaga, you cannot deny she is one of the most talented people in the entertainment business.