In an opinion piece exclusive to Billboard, John talks about how far we’ve come in the fight against HIV and why we still have work to do to overcome challenges and creating an AIDS-free world in our lifetime. Read Elton's op-ed here.
Gaga, who was recently revealed to be Billboard's 2015 Woman of the Year, founded the Born This Way Foundation to show disenfranchised teens they weren’t alone. Born This Way first sponsored the Born Brave Bus Tour, a pop-up resource center that drew 150,000 visitors in two years. But more recently, the foundation has shifted focus to peer support and preventive initiatives, including research on youth and mental health in a partnership with the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, and in a forthcoming collaboration with the Elton John AIDS Foundation, which will be announced soon.
In this interview with Billboard, Gaga shares about her own experiences struggling with depression.