Lady Gaga claims that her name was inspired by the 1980s Queen hit "Radio GaGa" to show her shared spirit with Freddie Mercury, the lead singer of Queen. However, the video of this song took scenes from the 1927 movie Metropolis. This movie tells the story of a working class lady that is given the life of a robot through a mix of science and Black Magic. The robot could again symbolize the mindlessness of Lady Gaga's persona.
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FREDDIE MERCURY Lover of Life - Singer of Sons 1946-1991 Born Farrokh Bulsara on the East Africa island of Zanzibar. Freddie Mercury became one of the world's greatest rock music performers. His career as lead singer of the band Queen spanned tweenty years and togheter they sold over 150 million albums worldwide. Innovator, showman, musician extraordinaire, he left a campelling legancy and had an enormous influence on the next generation of rock performers.
Ray Burton singer/songwriter of many top 20 hit songs including the Helen Reddy song I AM WOMAN, Paddington Green, Too Hard to Handle and the list goes on. Worked with many of the giants in the business - Billy Joel, opened for the greats like QUEEN, AMERICA and many, many more. Bands include the world renowned original CROSSFIRE. Founding member of AYERS ROCK. Lead singer in the top pop band of the 70's THE EXECUTIVES.