Watch Lady Gaga Get Philosophical on a Walk Through Her Malibu Property: Exclusive Video

Sporting a Bruce Springsteen tee while taking in a gorgeous sunset with her dogs in this exclusive Billboard video, Lady Gaga walks in the beauty of nature and walks us through what's been going through her mind this year.

Billboard Cover: Woman of the Year Lady Gaga's Raw, Revealing Interview

"How can I make songs that make people feel they can belong to together if I don't feel like I can relate to the outside world sometimes?" Gaga asks in the video above. To answer that question, the pop superstar says she's spent a lot of time in 2015 focusing on herself and what makes her strong.

"It's a year where I've spent time reflecting and doing things the way I want to do them. I'm most powerful when I'm following my heart and my instincts."

Lady Gaga, Billboard's Woman of the Year 2015: The Cover Shoot

Watch the clip above for more of Gaga's reflections, and read Billboard's cover story on Gaga here. The singer will be honored as the Woman of the Year at Billboard's 2015 Women In Music event on Dec. 11, to be broadcast Dec. 18 on Lifetime.