Los Angeles, Sep 29 (PTI) Singer Lady Gaga has revealed during her initial days in the music industry she was asked to get a nose job.Also Read - YouTube Bans Australia's Sky News For a Week. Here's Why

The 32-year-old singer, who is making her feature film debut with Bradley Cooper’s directorial “A Star Is Born”, said she did not took the advice seriously as she wanted to be known for who she is. Also Read - Lady Gaga Wells up as She Bags Her First Oscar Award For Shallow From A Star Is Born

“I was told when I was first starting out that I should get a nose job, but I didn’t because I wanted to be who I was,” she told Sky News. Also Read - I felt embarrassed: Bradley Cooper on Oscars Best Director snub

Gaga said she drew inspiration from such experience to play the role of an aspiring singer in the musical drama.

“I really believed in myself when I started out pounding on doors to break down all of the barriers in the music industry, I really had courage. She doesn’t have that, she’s not brave and she’s not full of self-confidence,” she said.

“A Star Is Born” will hit the theatres on October 5.

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