Lady Gaga: Dating Taylor Kinney



Lady Gaga had long been linked to Luc Carl, the inspiration for many of her hit songs. But this week, the world learns of Gaga’s newest man.

Who remembers Gaga’s famous “You and I” hit video? The main man in the video is actor Taylor Kinney, and guess what, that’s Gaga’s main man now too.

Kinney, 30, is of “Vampire Diaries” fame and the two first met on the set of Gaga’s video.  The romance had long been all but a rumor but the two finally went public in California this past week.

Lady Gaga went public with her new man, Taylor Kinney this past week when pictures were released of the two strolling in California with their arms draped around each other.

The rumored romance was true and according to E! News, the pictures that were just released were actually taken earlier this month on December 11.

Rumor has it the romance is pretty serious, Gaga is reportedly staying with Kinney at his California beach house.

More exciting Gaga news came today when it was announced that she would help New Yorkers ring in 2012. It was revealed that the singer will be helping drop the famous New Year’s Ball in Times Square.

Earlier, Mayor Michael Bloomberg named the singer as his special guest for the annual televised New York celebration. Her job will consist of pushing a button that releases the Waterford Crystal ball at exactly 11:59 p.m.

“I’m so looking forward to … dropping the Ball with Mayor Bloomberg! What an honor as a New Yorker!” Gaga tweeted after the news broke.

According to MTV, this year the Times Square Ball is bedazzled with 2,688 Waterford Crystal triangles and carries the theme of “Let There Be Friendship.”

MTV also reported, Gaga will also be performing at the 40th annual “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” and the Japanese program “Kohaku Uta Gassen.”