The Songwriter,Lady Gaga, will be a recipient of the inaugural Contemporary Icon Award at the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The pop star has been choosen as a performing songwriter who, according to a statement released by the organisation, “has attained an iconic status in pop culture”. Gaga is scheduled to receive the honour on June 19.
Gaga who contributed to the writing of most of her songs, including ‘Poker Face’, ‘Paparazzi’ and ‘Just Dance’, recently has been branching out.
Her latest album ‘Cheek to Cheek’ with Tony Bennett saw the pair perform all covers, while the singer has recently been focusing on her acting career.