Lady gaga and jonathan ross


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Lady gaga and jonathan ross

  1. 1. Lady Gaga and Jonathan Ross Transcript of chat show interview on Jonathan Ross Live with Lady Gaga following a performance by Lady Gaga of her song Brown Eyes Key: JR = Jonathan Ross LG =Lady Gaga A = member of audience [ ] : contextual information | | : overlapping speech (.) : micropause (1) : pause with number of seconds indicated emboldened words denote stress [Lady Gaga walks onto stage and is greeted by Jonathan Ross who leads her round to the sofa] JR: hi there it‟s Lady Gaga [audience cheering and clapping] mistress of the quick change (.) wow mind that step (1) that was fantastic (1)[inaudible] it‟s Lady Gaga (.) doesn‟t she look (.) spectacular [leads LG round to sofa] A: [shouts out] love you Gaga JR: wow you‟ve got to love Gaga (.) you really do push the boat out congratulations on this [inaudible] tonight that actually isn‟t a working telephone up there though is it LG [lifts hand piece from “telephone” hat and talks into it] hello [JR laughs] hi Jonathan [laughs and turns to look at him] how are you JR: I‟m very well (.) you don‟t have to use the phone it‟s OK (1) come on you cheeky minx look what we got you LG: thank you [turns to audience] | it‟s so sweet isn‟t it in my dressing room isn‟t that nice | [looks at JR and stops talking] JR: | we got you a new teacup to replace the old one isn‟t that | nice of us ladies and gentlemen to replace the one that was stolen by me when she came on last time [LG laughs] um er look, what a great what an incredible year it‟s been for you because when you were on last time I think people (.) were coming to terms with who you are
  2. 2. they were beginning to enjoy your music but you were sort of seen as a bit of an oddity (2) would that be fair do you think (.) background LG: I guess so |yeah| JR: |OK | and now I think they maybe came to wonder what all the fuss was all about and now they love what you do LG: oh thank you thank you so much JR: It must be very satisfying for you LG: hmm well I really love my fans (.)[cheering from audience] I really love my fans I know (.) one of the most exciting moments has been (.) just this past week I played the O2 Arena and it was (1) sold out with the most beautiful amazing costumes and dancing and sweating and singing and I just love my fans so much JR: but that‟s what‟s the incredible thing is „cos at I‟ve only seen photographs of this I‟m going to go and see you „cos you‟re coming back here in May I think for some more dates (.) hmm but you see people go to the Lady Gaga concerts dressed not really like you but you kinda inspire them to to become glamorous I guess to be there‟s some people there (points to photograph on screen) I I know that looks like that looks like an outtake from Little Britain or something but there‟s just (1) a couple (laughs) but people just go crazy |don‟t they | and | I guess that makes | part of the fun of the |they‟re great| LG: mesmerising| |they‟re JR: whole |show| the whole thing |it‟s| them as well hmm you won three Brits this year LG: |yes| |yes| or you were awarded three Brits two Grammies is that right? LG: yes two JR: that‟s incredible LG: thank you (.) [to audience] he‟s so nice this year [audience laughs]