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Lady Gaga reportedly wants to have a baby within the next year.

The 25-year-old ‘Born This Way’ singer has apparently decided to start a family with boyfriend and ‘Vampire Diaries’ actor Taylor Kinney.

A source said: “She’s already doodling baby names on scraps of paper.

She’s been bragging about how beautiful their children will be because Taylor is so handsome.

“She wants everything with him – love, marriage and a family. But she’s set on becoming a mother before they think about anything else and she’s talking about giving birth in the next year.

“You know this is the real deal because she never talked about babies when she was with her long-term ex-boyfriend Luc Carl. With Taylor, that’s all she talks about now.”

And 30-year-old Taylor – who met Gaga last summer whilst playing the love interest in her ‘You and I’ video – is said to be ‘starry-eyed’ about becoming a father.

A second insider told the Daily Star: “He’s walking on air right now and can’t stop talking about how he’s going to become a dad and settle down.

“If you have the sort of money they do – especially Gaga – there really isn’t a problem about having a baby out of wedlock these days.

“They’ll get the chance to see how they adapt to parenthood and – heaven forbid – if things go wrong, there won’t be any ugly divorce and there will never be a problem about supporting the kid.”

Meanwhile, the happy couple is said to have just returned from a trip to Taylor’s hometown of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, where they broke the news to his family.

His aunt Kathryn Loh said: “There’s no doubt he loves her and she loves him. Now everyone’s met her, we love her too! They are perfect together.

“I’m so glad we got to meet the woman behind all the make-up and the outfits. She’s very well spoken and down-to-earth. She’s basic – a sweet, normal, healthy person.”

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Lady Gaga should take a leaf out of Monteverdi’s book – specifically, his books of madrigals. The 17th-century Italian composer knew how to make the human voice sound sexy and suggestive; all without the need for Auto-Tune.

The spiritual and sensual worlds sit comfortably side by side in Monteverdi’s eight books of a cappella vocal madrigals, but Song Company artistic director Roland Peelman has selected nine of the most explicitly amorous for the ensemble’s first tour of 2012, Love in Venice, which culminates in performances at the Melbourne Recital Centre (March 12) and Sydney’s City Recital Hall on March 14.

“Monteverdi is one the most inventive fearless composers ever,” says Peelman. “When dealing with erotically charged texts, he always manages to find a device that makes it more unexpectedly erotic or sensuous.”

Those devices include closely intertwined vocal interplay, luscious harmonies and deliciously languid dissonances in which the exquisite tortures of love find expression. Although the pieces are intimate and require only a handful of singers, Peelman insists that “this is music on a par with Wagner’s Liebestod; it is equally voluptuous, romantic and exalted. They really push the boundaries of our ears and our imagination.”

Among the madrigals designed to get the mistresses and courtesans of the Mantuan court hot and bothered is Eccomi pronta ai baci (Here I am, ready for kisses) from Monteverdi’s Seventh Book of Madrigals, a trio setting of Giambattista Marino’s sonnet that revels in erotic play. The alluring Cinzia invites her suitor Ergasto to kiss her, but asks him not to mark her neck with a bite – essentially an invitation he cannot resist. But, as Peelman explains, there’s more going on in the music than randy nymphs and shepherds on course for a happy ending. “Monteverdi actually set this for three male voices, so you get the gender play to start with, and in the three voices the kissing and biting is everywhere. It’s very cheeky, funny even but above all very theatrical – exhibitionist in a subtle way.”

Peelman also cites the example of a madrigal in which a young woman sings longingly to a caged bird in voluptuous soprano duet: “A game of vocal seduction… The kind of thing that men really fall for!”

The lustful poetry Monteverdi set was bold for 16th- and 17th-century Italy, but appealed to “a distinct cult of the erotic” that was embraced with enthusiasm, particularly in Venice, with the rediscovery of antique culture – what Peelman neatly summarises as “gods and demi-gods rooting everything in sight”.

“Some of the poets got into trouble or were occasionally put on the Vatican’s blacklist”, he continues, “until they wrote a pious verse to expiate their youthful sins.”

To complement Monteverdi’s intensely pleasurable romps, Song Company perform a comic madrigal by his contemporary, the little-known Venetian composer Adriano Banchieri. The vocal ensemble join early music specialists Tommie Andersson (lute/theorbo) and Laura Vaughan (lirone/gamba) to present Banchieri’s 1623 madrigal comedy Barca di Venetia per Padova (A Boat from Venice to Padua), in which the singers adopt Commedia dell’Arte roles for a performance that could be described as 17th-century cabaret.

Peelman says that Banchieri’s comic masterpiece is rarely performed today. “Banchieri did not change the course of history – Monteverdi did. But both used the traditional madrigal form as a point of departure: Monterverdi by abandoning the original five-part form and experimenting with compositional method and style; Banchieri by imitating established madrigal composers to create a spoof.”

Above all, both the comedy madrigal and Monteverdi’s exquisite set of erotic songs require an ensemble with a sense of humour… Singers who aren’t afraid to show us their lovebites.

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The ladies of celebsville are all getting pregnant and it appears as though Lady Gaga is keen to join the club, following reports that the eccentric star wants to start a family with her boyfriend next year.


According to reports, Lady Gaga is so serious about becoming a mum that she has told her relatives of her plans and has got boyfriend, Taylor Kinney’s parents blessing to start a family.


Of the news, Taylor’s aunt told the Daily Star Sunday:


“There’s no doubt he loves her and she loves him. Now everyone’s met her, we love her too! They are perfect together.


“I’m so glad we got to meet the woman behind all the make-up and the outfits. She’s very well-spoken and down-to-earth. She’s basic – a sweet, normal, healthy person.”


She’ll have to get rid of those heels if she’s going to be getting pregnant!


A source added: “Both families are happy and she’s already doodling baby names on scraps of paper. She’s been bragging about how beautiful their children will be because Taylor is so handsome.


“She wants everything with him – love, marriage and a family. But she’s set on becoming a mother before they think about anything else and she’s talking about giving birth in the next year.


“You know this is the real deal because she never talked about babies when she was with her long-term ex-boyfriend Luc Carl. With Taylor, that’s all she talks about now.”


Gaga’s decision to have a child is a far cry from the response she gave about children in an interview in January.


She told The Insider: “Someday. A long, long day from now. Not soon. My baby will be my new record.”


Is the world ready for a baby Gaga?

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Lady Gaga is ready to join the Hollywood baby boom, according to this report! Apparently things are going so well with Gaga and ‘Vampire Diaries’ actor Taylor Kinney that the singer wants to start a family with him.



“She wants everything with him – love, marriage and a family. But she’s set on becoming a mother before they think about anything else and she’s talking about giving birth in the next year. You know this is the real deal because she never talked about babies when she was with her long-term ex-boyfriend Luc Carl. With Taylor, that’s all she talks about now.”


Taylor reportedly feels the same way.



“He’s walking on air right now and can’t stop talking about how he’s going to become a dad and settle down. If you have the sort of money they do – especially Gaga – there really isn’t a problem about having a baby out of wedlock these days. They’ll get the chance to see how they adapt to parenthood and – heaven forbid – if things go wrong, there won’t be any ugly divorce and there will never be a problem about supporting the kid.”


I’m surprised to hear this just because Gaga is only 25: I’d have thought she would spend a few more years focused on her career before having a family. Who knows?


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Lady Gaga London: Lady Gaga reportedly wants to start a family with boyfriend Taylor Kinney within a year.

The 25-year-old ‘Born This Way’ singer has apparently decided to start a family with the ‘Vampire Diaries’ actor, reported Daily Star online.

“She’s already doodling baby names on scraps of paper. She’s been bragging about how beautiful their children will be because Taylor is so handsome. She wants everything with him – love, marriage and a family. But she’s set on becoming a mother before they think about anything else and she’s talking about giving birth in the next year,” a source said.

“You know this is the real deal because she never talked about babies when she was with her long-term ex-boyfriend Carl. With Taylor, that’s all she talks about now,” it added.

Kinney, 30, who met Gaga last summer whilst playing the love interest in her ‘You and I’ video – is said to be ‘starry-eyed’ about…

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Lady Gaga, Harvard University Wants to have a baby within a year: Lady Gaga is head over heels with boyfriend, Taylor Kinney. Picture: AP Source: AP

Taylor Kinney Lady Gaga’s love interest … Actor and model Taylor Kinney. Picture: Getty Source: Getty Images

Lady Gaga and boyfriend Taylor Kinney plan to start family Born This Way singer and Vampire Diaries actor in love Couple met last year while filming Gaga’s music video

LADY Gaga, head over heels in love, reportedly wants to have a baby within the next year.

The 25-year-old singer has apparently decided to start a family with boyfriend, The Vampire Diaries actor and model Taylor Kinney.

“She’s already doodling baby names on scraps of paper. She’s been bragging about how beautiful their children will be because Taylor is so handsome,” a source told The Daily Star newspaper in the UK.

“She wants everything with him – love, marriage and a family. But she’s set on becoming a mother before they think about anything else and she’s talking about giving birth in the next year.

“You know this is the real deal because she never talked about babies when she was with her long-term ex-boyfriend Luc Carl. With Taylor, that’s all she talks about now.”

And 30-year-old Taylor – who met Gaga last winter whilst playing the love interest in her You and I video – is said to be “starry-eyed” about becoming a father.

“He’s walking on air right now and can’t stop talking about how he’s going to become a dad and settle down,” a second source told The Daily Star.

“If you have the sort of money they do – especially Gaga – there really isn’t a problem about having a baby out of wedlock these days.

“They’ll get the chance to see how they adapt to parenthood and – heaven forbid – if things go wrong, there won’t be any ugly divorce and there will never be a problem about supporting the kid.”

Meanwhile, the happy couple is said to have just returned from a trip to Taylor’s hometown of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, where they broke the news to his family.

His aunt Kathryn Loh said: “There’s no doubt he loves her and she loves him. Now everyone’s met her, we love her too! They are perfect together.

“I’m so glad we got to meet the woman behind all the make-up and the outfits. She’s very well spoken and down-to-earth. She’s basic – a sweet, normal, healthy person.”

The Sun website also reported that Gaga had left a scrapbook to remind him of her whenever they are apart. It includes the restaurant menu from their first date, the room key from their first trip away and everyday pictures of themselves, including sleeping, cooking and watching films.

A source said: “They will be spending a lot of time apart soon – he’s got a couple of acting projects lined up and she’s about to embark on a new tour.

“She’s besotted with him and knows it will be hard.”

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Lady Gaga Plans To Start A Family In The Next Year

If reports are true, it seems that Lady Gaga is ready to settle down and start a family with boyfriend Taylor Kinney… in the next year or so!


Mother Monster has been dating the ‘Vampire Diaries’ star since September and has apparently told relatives that the pair are ready to start a family. Taylor’s aunt Kathryn Loh told the Daily Star Sunday:


“There’s no doubt he loves her and she loves him. Now everyone’s met her, we love her too! They are perfect together… I’m so glad we got to meet the woman behind all the make-up and the outfits. She’s very well-spoken and down-to-earth. She’s basic – a sweet, normal, healthy person.”


Why are you shattering all of our illusions, woman?! Don’t you know that we love Lady Gaga for being ultra-wacky and off-the-wall? Yiesh.


A source has also come forward to confirm just how very broody the ‘Poker Face’ star has got:


“She’s already doodling baby names on scraps of paper. She’s been bragging about how beautiful their children will be because Taylor is so handsome… She wants everything with him – love, marriage and a family. But she’s set on becoming a mother before they think about anything else and she’s talking about giving birth in the next year.”


We wonder if she’s going to ask her friend Beyonce for any baby advice? We know she’s already been spoiling little Blue Ivy with gifts; the kooky singer presented her ‘Telephone’ buddy with a onesie emblazoned with the phrase “Little Monster” in pink diamante… along with a note instructing Blue Ivy to wear it to her first Lady Gaga concert!


Obviously the music world has gone and got baby fever…

Do you think Baby Gaga will hatch out of an egg too?

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