Pop Musician Lady Gaga Heads to Outer Space
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Pop Musician Lady Gaga Heads
to Outer Space
By Bruce Furst
• An entertainment executive based in Austin, Texas, Bruce
Furst is the president of Ashber Corporation, a film- and
music-licensing firm. Bruce Furst, who has worked with
recording artists such as Christina Aguilera, looks to
collaborate on a project with Lady Gaga in the future.
In 2015, Lady Gaga expects to perform in outer space. Known
as the star of such albums as ARTPOP and The Fame
Monster, she will board a Virgin Galactic space ship to sing a
song to be broadcast at the three-day Zero G Colony festival in
New Mexico. Lady Gaga’s flight will take off two months
following the first Virgin Galactic commercial launch.
• A singer and songwriter, pop artist Lady Gaga grew up in
Yonkers, New York, as Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta.
Her music career took off after the release of her debut album,
which featured the singles “Just Dance” and “Poker Face.” To
date, she has produced four albums, including one with Tony
Bennett, entitled Cheek to Cheek.
Coincidentially, Bruce Furst was executive producer of an
album featuring Tony Bennett in 2006.
Lady Gaga also appeared on the 2015 Academy Awards show
and honored the 50th anniversary of The Sound of Music by
singing a compilation of songs from the musical.