Billboard has announced Lady Gaga will be honored as its 2015 "Woman of the Year."

FOX News Radio's Michelle Pollino reports:

Lady Gaga is having quite a year and it's getting topped off this December with the singer being honored as Billboard's 2015 "Woman of the Year", succeeding Taylor Swift.

The December 11 event is happening in New York City and this year Billboard has partnered for the first time with Lifetime TV to air the award show on December 18. More honorees for this year's 'Women in Music' will be revealed in the coming weeks.

Gaga will also star in this season's 'American Horror Story', which premieres October 7 at 10 on FX.

Michelle Pollino, FOX News Radio.