YouTube sensation Greyson Michael Chance did a cover of [lastfm]Lady Gaga[/lastfm]‘s “Paparazzi” that was SO good, it got him an invite to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” which will air today. In true Gaga fashion, she reached out to the kid with some interesting advice.
US Magazine reports that Lady Gaga gave Greyson a phone call today while he was taping the show and she told him, “You’re so sweet and so talented. I was so excited that you covered ‘Paparazzi’. Everyone loves you so much.” [pullquote quote="Just keep following your dreams and work really hard and stay away from girls and be focused!" credit="Lady Gaga"]
Greyson had to say about Gaga, “I love how she’s so different. She takes her individuality and she takes an amazing talent that she has and she makes gets songs that are catchy.”
See his interview and performance on Ellen! [Source]
Check out the video that made him famous!
6th grader Greyson is from Oklahoma and first performed this at a church talent show! Amazing AND Gaga approved! “Ellen” is on at 4pm on NBC.