Birthday fashion flashback: Lady Gaga turns 26

Little monsters, celebrate! It’s that time of year again — Lady Gaga‘s birthday.

At just age 26, the Mother Monster is already in line to be a music icon with a swag of awards. Her lyrics, outfits and performances have shocked — and dazzled — millions. Check out the gallery.

From her infamous meat dress to her male alter ego, Gaga, it seems, cannot be contained. But is she ready to be tamed?

In a recent interview, the “Born This Way” singer told Oprah Winfrey that she’s ready to have a family. Gaga, who is dating actor-model Taylor Kinney, revealed:

She added that her fear in life is her level of fame, “The only that scares me, truthfully… I just want my family to be safe.”