Lady Gaga Style Evolution
Does the name Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta ring a bell? Why, it's Lady Gaga (before she was Gaga), and we've got her journey from high school singer to world-famous superstar in pictures. Check it out!
You're looking at one of Lady Gaga's Catholic high school yearbook pictures. Back then, she went by Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta at Manhattan's Convent of the Sacred Heart School.
See the star's transformation from a teen with big dreams to a trend-setting, boundary-pushing icon.
Gaga performs in a high school play in 2002 in a very Gaga-like wig.
February 20, 2007
Germanotta attends an event in NYC in a scarily normal outfit. Jeans!
Scott McLane, Retna Ltd.
August 4, 2007
A brunette Stefani Germanotta, soon to be "Lady Gaga," performs at Lollapalooza 2007 in Chicago.
Jason Squires, WireImage
February 25, 2009
The star showed up pants-less for her official night at the VIP Room Theatre in Paris.
Marc Susset-Lacroix, WireImage
April 23, 2009
Gaga attends a Parisian benefit for the Best Buddies Association in a gold flared dress, Lennon-esque shades, and a giant black sun hat.
Julien Hekimian, WireImage
September 7, 2009
A leather-cladLady Gaga attends the Monster Cable Party at the Tube Club in Berlin, Germany.
Anita Bugge, WireImage
May 19, 2008
Pokerfact Gaga channels Ziggy Stardust with a painted-on lightening bolg at the NewNowNext Awards in New York City.
Bryan Bedder, Getty Images
July 18, 2008
Gaga attends Mercedez-Benz Spring 2009 Fashion Week in Berlin, Germany in a pointy-shouldered jacket, and signature circle scarf.
September 15, 2009
Gaga goes for a haute couture lunch lady look with Perez Hilton at the Cocoperez.com launch party.
Jerritt Clark, WireImage