Lady Gaga’s New Single “Applause” Leaks, Sounds Pretty Great

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Forget the countdown, friends, Lady Gaga dropped her new single, “Applause,” early to get the jump on hackers eager to leak music before it’s officially released. Mother Monster announced today on social media:

Listen below.

We have to admit, while not the biggest Gaga fans in the entire world (Sorry Little Monsters!) this is one of the best songs we have heard from the singer.

One person who is probably not so happy about the leak however is Katy Perry, whose new single “Roar” was released at midnight and is currently number one worldwide. Guess we will see who is the bigger, and badder, musical diva.