04:03 PM EDT 03/24/2014
Originally posted 03/20/2014 11:45AM
A day doesn't seem to go by when Lady Gaga doesn't raise eyebrows or turn heads. From her ever-inventive and wacky couture to her controversial onstage antics, she loves to incite conversation. But lately, all that attention-getting hasn't translated to chart-topping hits.
Originally posted 08/12/2013 03:15PM
"Put your hands up – make 'em touch," Lady Gaga sings on her new single, "Applause."
The song, the first from her upcoming ARTPOP album, dropped a full week early after demos of the catchy tune leaked Monday morning.
"My new single 'Applause' is out today," the singer Tweeted, announcing the early release before updating her profile picture to the single's artwork.
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