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Lady Gaga deemed Queen of Pop by Rolling Stone

Lady Gaga appears in an undated photo from her official website, LadyGaga.com. (LadyGaga.com)

June 30, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Rolling Stone magazine has named Lady Gaga as her generation's Queen of Pop.

The magazine made the declaration in its newly unveiled Queen of Pop index.

Rolling Stone ranked female artists after looking at album and digital song sales, radio airplay, YouTube views, concert grosses and other factors.

Some other names included in the index are Adele, Christina Aguilera, Beyonce, Kelly Clarkson and Rihanna.