Powerhouse singer and ultimate fashion risk-taker Lady Gaga was a natural choice for a Grammys tribute to the late David Bowie. Take a look below at how Gaga transformed into the glam rock icon for the medley she sang at Monday’s awards show.

Some lighting effects supplied the lightning bolt a la Aladdin Sane.


She channeled Ziggy Stardust with flame-orange hair and a white sequined jumpsuit.


And here’s the sketch from Marc Jacobs for the custom look she wore on the Grammys carpet.

That’s two shows down, one to go — with Oscars around the corner, Lady Gaga will become the first artist to perform at the Grammys, Super Bowl, and Oscars the same year.

An enthusiast of time travel stories, film scores, avocados and Charades, Emily Rome is an alumna of Loyola Marymount University and a native of beautiful Washington State. Emily’s writing has also appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Entertainment Weekly and The Hollywood Reporter. Follow her on Twitter @EmilyNRome.