Today marks the 1st anniversary of the release of Lady GaGa’s album, Born This Way. Since its release one year ago, Born This Way has broken records throughout the world, and continues to break records. It premiered at number 1 on the Billboard 200, selling 1.108 million copies in its debut week; the largest number of debut sales in 5 years. The first single from the album, “Born This Way, became the fastest selling single in iTunes history, topping all iTunes charts around the world.
The album ranked in many end of year album lists, including Rolling Stone and Slant Magazine. The album was nominated for several Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year. Just last week, the album won two BMI awards.
The album has also seen a box set re-release, entitled “The Collection”. The box set also includes “Born This Way: The Remix” and The Monster Ball HBO Special on DVD.
Happy Anniversary to the album that changed our lives. It has created some of the best songs we have ever heard, and will forever hold a special place in all our hearts. We cannot wait to attend the Born This Way Ball and have the honour of hearing all these tracks live. Thank you Lady GaGa, Fernando Garibay, DJ White Shadow, Red One and everyone who had a part in the creation of our favourite album.
Check out all the singles from the album!