"Bohemian Rhapsody" won and Rami Malek won the best dramatic award for his turn as the music group Queen's front man Freddie Mercury in "Bohemian Rhapsody". Even Close seemed surprised by the win, as Gaga had been widely touted as an awards season favorite for her portrayal of rock ingenue Ally Maine in "A Star Is Born".
Green Book and Vice, films with humour and dramatic storylines, benefited from the absence of A Star Is Born and Bohemian Rhapsody in the comedy/musical categories.
Best supporting actor: Mahershala Ali, "Green Book".
Netflix's "Roma" also took home two wins, for Best Foreign Language Film and Best Director.
Best Motion Picture, Animated - Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse. Every year, questions are raised about the slotting of nominees.
One of the first questions posed to the filmmakers and Malek backstage was whether Singer's departure had been a big hurdle for the film.
Gaga lost out to Glenn Close for the Best Actress category, who won for her role in The Wife.
Best supporting actress: Regina King, "If Beale Street Could Talk".
The Golden Globes are shaping up to be The Gaga Globes. Her time at the microphone is the first time a woman with Asian descent has hosted a major American awards show.
After expressing her gratitude to everyone who's worked on the show with her, her family, her team, and more, she said, "But mostly, there are two people here tonight that I'm so grateful that they're here with me".
"That's unbelievable. I'm just so grateful", said Farrelly in his acceptance speech. She thanks her "b**ches" Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz when accepting her award for Best Performance in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy.
With the Screen Actors Guild Awards and the BAFTAs coming up, the Oscar race will now kick into high gear. Because I see you. all these faces of change.
This year's Golden Globes has had a spotlight on diversity.