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About “Shallow”

“Shallow” is a song by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, from the 2018 movie A Star Is Born. It features on the film’s soundtrack. The track is about jumping headfirst into love and not looking back.

Gaga announced the release date of the single a day before its release on social media:

  • What have the artists said about the song?

    In her interview on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 Radio premiering “Shallow,” Lady Gaga explained:

    I worked on Shallow with Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt and Anthony Rossomando and we made this song for Ally and Jack and it’s such a special song. It’s two people talking to each other about the need and the drive to dive into the deep end and stay away from the shallow area.

  • Who wrote the song?

    The song was written by Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, and Andrew Wyatt. Gaga and Ronson have previously collaborated on her 2016 album Joanne, which he executive produced.

  • Translations:

  • What have the writers said about this song?

    Natalie Hemby, co-writer for A Star is Born told Esquire:

    She sits down at the piano and explains to us how they have similarities and differences. And then she plays this song she had written with Mark Ronson, “Shallow”, for us — and I mean, how you hear it in the trailer, full power, is how she sang it to us right there at the piano. My hair was just blown back.

"Shallow" Track Info