The Late Show with David Letterman is a talk show hosted by David Letterman, broadcasted on CBS.
Lady Gaga recorded an appearance on May 23, 2011, which aired later that day. She discussed her excitement over the release of Born This Way, her success so far, her outfit, her childhood and family, her early ambitions and her parents' support, working as a waitress, the Lady Gaga and the Starlight Revue, high school and leaving college, her romantic relationships, Twitter, the Hussein Chalayan vessel, her Meat Dress, biting off the heads of dolls on The Monster Ball Tour and how excited she was to be back in New York City.
- Lady Gaga wears a dress by Leandro Cano, pumps by Casadei and sunglasses by Dior.
- Lady Gaga wears tights by Wolford, platforms by Long Tran and sunglasses by Ray-Ban.
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