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Nelly Furtado Praises Lady GaGa for Changing Pop

November 16, 2010 (4:02 am) GMT
Calling GaGa a 'true art lover', Furtado is also pleased that the music charts are dominated by female singers like Rihanna and Katy Perry.
Nelly Furtado Praises Lady GaGa for Changing Pop

has heaped praise on her pop peer - she's convinced the "Poker Face" hitmaker has revolutionized the music industry. The "Maneater" singer is pleased so many female stars, such as and , are dominating the charts, branding them "good role models" for kids - but she's reserved special mention for GaGa.

Furtado tells Stylist magazine, "There are a lot of good women out there doing their best and working really hard. Rihanna, Katy Perry. And I think Lady GaGa's changed the business - she's amazing. She's reminded people that performance can be so much more, so many different levels. She's a true art lover."

"For sure I think women are having this renaissance. We're taking over again, like hundreds of years ago before the witch-hunts! I think it's all about role models - if you have good role models you're fine and in my house my mother made the decisions."

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