Actors will do some pretty extreme things while campaigning for the Oscars, some have taken out full-page ads in industry magazines and blogs, others have erected full billboards, well Lady Gaga is doing it her way and she’s doing it big.

The A Star Is Born star got a full back tattoo along her spinal cord, it’s a long-stemmed rose with the words, “La Vie en Rose,” written along the length of the stem. The words are actually the name of the Édith Piaf song that Gaga sang during the opening scene of A Star Is Born. It’s also the same song Gaga sang during her performance at Napster co-founder, Sean Parker’s house when Bradley Cooper decided she was the right person to play Ally, for the now Oscar-nominated movie. Gaga posted a picture of her fresh ink to her Instagram page on Thursday, she hopes to take home the Oscar for Best Actress and Best Song for “Shallow.”

Glenn Close, Olivia Colman, Melissa McCarthy, and Yalitza Aparicio are also up for Best Actress for this year’s Oscars, who do you think will win?

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