The lyrics are told from the point of view of Gaga and describe her performance style and fashion sense. The song is the sixth single from Yankovic's album Alpocalypse , and all the proceeds were donated to the Human Rights Campaign charity. Gaga herself has praised the work and has additionally described herself as a "Weird Al" fan. Yankovic had already completed 11 songs for Alpocalypse , but still felt the need for another song to be the lead single.
"Weird Al" Yankovic
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Sign in. Few would have guessed that "Weird Al" Yankovic - who as a shy, accordion-playing teenager got his start sending in homemade tapes to the Dr. He is of Yugoslavian, Italian, and English descent. He first took up the accordion when a salesman came around to solicit business for a music school. His parents decided on the accordion because of polka king Frankie Yankovic no relation.
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Professional parodist and curl enthusiast "Weird Al" Yankovic has made a career out of slaughtering gently, mind you pop music's sacred cows. But his Lady Gaga parody "Perform This Way" would never have seen the light of day if not for the internet, according to Yankovic. After finishing his spoof of Gaga's "Born This Way," Yankovic heard that the art-pop singer wouldn't give him permission to release it.
You could also read the entire Archive, in which case you get an A for effort! Meg of Skokie, IL asks: Al, how appropriate or inappropriate is the tour material in terms of a yr-old? Thank you very much! I see every demographic in the audience at my live shows, from toddlers to geriatrics. Of course, the video is available on iTunes in fact, it was the 1 best-selling music video for a couple months!