Buzz Bites (8/26/11): Lady Gaga Reveals VMA Win For Best New Artist Changed Her Life

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+ In her relatively short career, Lady Gaga has already had many memorable moments at the VMAs. But the one that stands out to her is her win for Best New Artist in 2009. “I just remember that I won and I was surprised and I was really taken aback.” (MTV News)

+ In case you don’t get your fill of Nicki Minaj at the VMAs, she, David Guetta and Flo Rida will perform their collab “Where Them Girls At” on “America’s Got Talent” August 31. It’s their debut performance of the song. (Rap-Up)

+ None of us should be surprised that Lady Gaga is among the “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” as Forbes’ list indicates. That she ranked higher (#11) than any other female entertainer is quite impressive. (E!)

+ Joe Jonas just revealed the cover of his forthcoming album, Fastlife, on his website via a puzzle fans can unscramble. (ONTD)

+ Next month is Nirvana‘s 20th anniversary of Nevermind and surviving members Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic and producer Butch Vig will be on Sirius XM on September 24 to field questions from a studio audience and callers. Jon Stewart will host. (Rolling Stone)