It took me several listens before I liked the latest Lady Gaga song, “Born This Way”. But, as usual, the video kicked it over the edge for me. The video looks like a B sci-fi movie and it’s very campy. But what struck me was at the end of the video, there is a close shot of her face with a tear, and she has a fake gap between her teeth-the Madonna trademark. In fact, the makeup is very much Madonna as well! Amazing how much she looks like her in this shot!
So, it became apparent that Lady Gaga has the last laugh. All the comparisons to Madonna just gave her material to use.
Here’s the shot of her looking very much like Madge:
Here’s the video: