LADY Gaga prefers "daring" lesbians to heterosexual men.
The 'Applause' hitmaker has opened up about her sexual past and insisted she only "fell in love" when she was convinced a man could have the same energy as the women she'd been with.
Speaking on 'Watch What Happens Live', she revealed: "It's similar to how I feel about guys.
"I like them because I find lesbians to be way more daring than straight men, when it comes to coming on to you. And I really like that.
"And it wasn't until I found a guy that could come onto me as strong as a lesbian that I fell in love."
The outspoken star - who is dating actor Taylor Kinney - said she wasn't discussing her preference just "to be shocking", explaining she is genuinely attracted to women.
She added: "I like girls. I've said that (before). I know people think I just say things to be shocking, but I actually do like p***y. It just depends on whose p***y it is."
The 27-year-old singer also spoke candidly about her previous career as a "burlesque dancer" and noted she earned more as a performer than she would have done as a waitress.
She said: "I made more money stripping than waitressing ... I didn't show too much - I was a burlesque dancer.
"Because my family's European, for me it wasn't that weird and I didn't do anything super seedy - although my dad didn't think so."
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