Monday, August 30, 2010
First things first The Gaga does follow our agency on Twitter @gigantic
Some other amazing feats since she was "Born This Way"
5.6 million followers on Twitter! Believe it!
18.1 million**: Number of digital singles Lady Gaga has sold.
3.64 million: The number of copies Lady Gaga's "The Fame" has sold in the U.S. since its release in August 2008, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
1.3 million: The number of copies "The Fame" has sold in 2010 alone, making the 2-year-old album this year's fourth-bestselling album thus far.
$24 million: Billboard's estimate of the gross for Lady Gaga's 47 European and Pacific Rim tour dates.
$440: The most expensive ticket package when Lady Gaga returns to Staples Center on March 28, 2011.
$40: Cost of a Lady Gaga 2010 tour shirt.
Mission: "I want to make pop music that my heavy metal friends will listen to," Lady Gaga told The Times in 2009.
10: Height, in inches, of the heels on the Alexander McQueen Armadillos that Gaga made famous in her "Bad Romance" video.
179: Total number of shows Gaga will have played when the tour wraps next year (it began in 2009).
19: Number of songs Gaga treats her "monsters" to during the spectacle.
13: Number of Moonmen she could potentially walk away with at this year's Video Music Awards; she received the most nominations ever in a single year.
15: Number of costume changes during the concert.
And what was all of this as a result of? Her sheer understanding of how social media works...and of course being outrageous always helps too!
Posted by Alan Keane at 7:49 PM