Watch Lady Gaga Perform “ARTPOP” On ‘Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’

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Lady Gaga unveiled a rare live performance of ARTPOP‘s title track for the second episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Tuesday (February 19). The performance marked Gaga’s return to the spotlight after a couple months spent opening up about betrayal and depression, and working on more ARTPOP material.

No surprise, it was like she never left. Mother Monster began on a modern grand piano for a quiet rendition of the first verse. Then that trance beat kicks in and by the end she was down on the stage doing her faraway-look art freakout dance. I don’t know about you, but the live take gave me a new appreciation for the track.

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  • Dylan Aaron

    slayed that performance. iconic.

  • drew

    This is one of GaGa’s live performances in a while. I’m thinking/hoping that this means she has had some rest and is ready to move ahead with more ARTPOP…(Please!)

  • cVnt

    SO good. What a performer! On point! So glad Gaga is doing her own thing, singing what she wants. She looks so happy and free. ARTPOP Ball could not come any sooner!

  • Apo

    One of her best performances so happy her voice was epic and ARTPOP acoustic was amazing! I love her keep it up gaga :) ARTPOP has officially started

  • Sean

    Loved it

  • cinnamon bunny

    Momma cleaned house… and she’s ready to take this show on the road! Bring on ArtRave!

  • Anna

    Awful.

  • Giordano A.

    She slayed the stage!