But then I trip upon myself and I fall
I, I stand up, and then I'm okay
But then you print some shit that makes me wanna scream
She took a simple fall, and although she doesn’t physically hurt anything, the media blows it up and causes her severe emotional harm instead.
It’s possibly a reference to her 2010 mishap at London’s Heathrow Airport that media pretty much jumped on.
Lady Gaga shows that no matter how strong she is, no matter how many times she picks herself up, there is always someone trying to bring her down. Watch her explain it here on a clip from “Lady Gaga Presents: The Monster Ball Tour” documentary.
As much as this line applies to her personally—Gaga is a tabloid queen to her dismay. Gaga is an entertainer not a singer. The difference is that when you’re an entertainer the fashion, technology, stage design, and choreography are no less important than the music. This is why she chooses to look impossibly glamorous and flamboyant every single day, even if she’s just popping in and out of an airport.
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