“I’ve worked hard towards this moment, and I think it’s an important message to tell my fans: even if you’re going through a dark time… don’t ever give up. You can always make your way back to the other end of that circle and find your happiness again.”  

I find it so important now to be a role model and a figure. And I know that may sound strange to some people, but most important is my connection with my fans and the connection that they breed with one another.

New Behind-The-Scenes shots from Gaga’s first Rolling Stone issue, with photographer David LaChapelle in 2009.

Behind The Scenes of ‘Eh, Eh’

Gaga behind the scenes of the Elle UK photoshoot

Behind-the-scenes of Alejandro.

Behind-The-Scenes of Alejandro.

Some Monsters filmed Gaga, Nicola and Annie Leibovitz during their photo shoot for Vanity Fair at the Staten Island Ferry