Girl Gaga’s ‘Simply Dance’ Licensed Diamond By The RIAA

Girl Gaga’s debut single “Simply Dance” was licensed Diamond by the Recording Trade Affiliation of America (RIAA) on Wednesday (April 12).

The milestone–given to artists who attain 10,000,000 items offered–comes simply days after the 2008 smash that includes Colby O’Donis celebrated its fifteenth anniversary. Together with her third Diamond file–following “Unhealthy Romance” and “Poker Face”—Gaga additionally turns into the very first lady to obtain the RIAA’s Digital Diamond Award.

Earlier this 12 months, Girl Gaga was nominated for Greatest Unique Music at this 12 months’s Oscars for Prime Gun: Maverick’s “Maintain My Hand.” Gaga and Rihanna have been each nominated within the Greatest Unique Music class, the previous acknowledged for her Prime Gun: Maverick track “Maintain My Hand.” The latter was within the working for her Black Panther: Wakanda Ceaselessly contribution, “Raise Me Up.” Neither ended up taking residence the award.

The 2 world icons misplaced to Rahul Sipligunj and Kaala Bhairava’s “Naatu Naatu” from RRR. Different nominees included Sofia Carson’s “Applause” – written by legendary songwriter Diane Warren – from Inform It Like A Girl, and Son Lux’s “This Is A Life (feat. Mitski and David Byrne)” from Every part All over the place All At As soon as.

Although Gaga didn’t win, she nonetheless stole the present. She made an unannounced look, arriving on stage in a easy t-shirt and ripped denims. “I wrote this track with my pal BloodPop for the movie Prime Gun: Maverick in my studio basement,” she mentioned by the use of introduction. “It’s deeply private for me and I feel that all of us want one another. We’d like numerous like to stroll by this life and all of us want a hero generally. There’s heroes throughout us in unassuming locations however you would possibly discover you could be your personal hero even should you really feel damaged inside.”

Final 12 months, it was confirmed that Girl Gaga would co-star alongside Joaquin Phoenix within the new film Joker: Folie à Deux–the sequel to Todd Phillips’ extensively acclaimed 2019 movie, Joker.

Joker: Folie à Deux is presently set for an October 4, 2024, theatrical launch. Joker was nominated for the 2020 Academy Award for Greatest Image, and Phoenix gained Greatest Actor for his portrayal of Arthur Fleck (aka Joker). Hildur Guðnadóttir gained a number of awards for her rating, notably successful the Oscar and the Golden Globe for Greatest Unique Rating, in addition to the Grammy Award for Greatest Rating Soundtrack for Visible Media.

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