The Fame Monster

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The Fame Monster
EP by Lady Gaga
Released November 23, 2009 (2009-11-23)[1]
Genre
Label
Producer
  • Lady Gaga
  • RedOne
  • Darkchild
  • Ron Fair
  • Fernando Garibay
  • Space Cowboy
  • Teddy Riley[2]
Lady Gaga chronology
The Fame
(2008)The Fame2008
The Fame Monster
(2009)
Born This Way
(2011)Born This Way2011
Singles from The Fame Monster
  1. "Bad Romance"
    Released: October 26, 2009
  2. "Telephone"
    Released: March 15, 2010[3]
  3. "Alejandro"
    Released: April 20, 2010
Lady Gaga with the Fame Monster on tour.

The Fame Monster is an extra long EP (or extended play) recording created by American artist Lady Gaga in 2009. The Fame Monster reached the top of the charts in Australia, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Poland and the United Kingdom, while reaching the top ten in other major markets. Lady Gaga did a tour called the Monster Ball that lasted from late 2009 until mid-2011.

Gaga has said that the album represents the darker side of fame, and each song shows a certain fear.

Singles[change | change source]

The singles on The Fame Monster are "Bad Romance", "Telephone" (featuring R&B singer Beyoncé), and "Alejandro". The album and "Bad Romance" received three Grammy Awards altogether. All three singles have reached the top five worldwide. In the UK, the first two singles topped the chart.

The main music genres which make up the album are pop, dance-pop, and electropop.

Track listing[change | change source]

No. Title Length
1. "Bad Romance"   4:54
2. "Alejandro"   4:34
3. "Monster"   4:09
4. "Speechless"   4:39
5. "Dance in the Dark"   4:49
6. "Telephone" (featuring Beyoncé) 3:41
7. "So Happy I Could Die"   3:55
8. "Teeth"   3:41

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