Happy Birthday Lady Gaga, today you are 26 years old! To think that it was only 26 short years ago that you were birthed from an alien egg incubator and then waltzed onto the world stage 22 years later with a poker face and a disco stick. Here is Lady Gaga’s career by the numbers.
21,705,271: The number of Lady Gaga twitter followers. To put it into perspective, it’s about 7 million more followers than Kim Kardashian, the official princess of the flour bomb, and 2 million more followers that the prince of pop, Justin Bieber.
1.1 million: The number of copies that Gaga’s second album “Born This Way” sold in it’s first week of sales making Gaga the fifth woman to have a million-plus week in album sales. The record is held by Britney Spears’ “Oops! I Did It Again” album in 2000, which moved 1.3 million copies in its first week.
249 Million: The number of results that show up when you google, “Is Lady Gaga A man?”
167 million: The number of views Lady Gaga has received on her official youtube channel.
$90 million: How much Lady Gaga earned in the last year, placing her at the top of Forbes list, Most Powerful Celebrity of 2011.
181: Number of awards Gaga has won. From the Grammys to the bizarre Finnish awards show “Emma-gaala,” gaga has taken home 181 awards in her career.
48.8 million: The number of “friends”/fans that Lady Gaga has on Facebook…and counting.
19: the number of months that Lady Gaga has been the most-followed person on Twitter thanks to her loyal following of “Little Monsters.”
10: The height, in inches, of Gaga’s famous Alexander McQueen Armadillo heels that Gaga made famous in her “Bad Romance” video.
107,598: The number of “dislikes” that Gaga gas on her youtube video for “Born This Way,” but that’s nothing compared to the 338,462 “likes” she has on the video.
$202 million: The amount of money Lady Gaga raised to fight HIV/AIDS with the sale of her MAC VIVA GLAM Lipstick sales.