What Makes Lady Gaga A "Gay Icon"?

The singer, artist, performer, actor, writer, activist, and pop queen is beloved by many and known by all as Lady Gaga. But Gaga has found a particularly large fanbase within the queer community. To understand the community’s obsession with Lady Gaga, we need to travel back down a long rainbow timeline.

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The Pussycat Dolls – Doll Domination World Tour 2009 Berlin Concert
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NBC’s “76th Annual Golden Globe Awards” – Arrivals
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‘A Star Is Born’ UK Premiere
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2018 Toronto International Film Festival – “A Star Is Born” Premiere – Red Carpet
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Celebrity Sightings In New York City – June 28, 2019
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The National Board Of Review Annual Awards Gala – Inside
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2013 MTV Video Music Awards – Show
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2010 MTV Video Music Awards – Press Room
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Madonna 1990
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2011 MTV Video Music Awards – Press Room
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2011 MTV Video Music Awards – Press Room
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opening a book
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Annual gay pride parade with thousands of people Europe
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Beautiful Bouquet of Blooming Peony Flowers.
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Gay pride parade – time lapse video of LGBT and their supporters on rally
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Group of friends enjoying the LGBTQI parade
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Drag artists performing
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Mirror : Tired man
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Rainbow flag,b-roll
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Actors on red carpet
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