[VIDEO] Lady Gaga Performs Wizard Of Oz Style On Good Morning America Posted by Joseph Lee on 09.09.2013
Watch her sing "Applause".
Billboard reports that Lady Gaga appeared on Good Morning America today to perform her new single "Applause", dressed as Dorothy (among others) from The Wizard of Oz and supporting by The Tin Man, the Scarecrow and the Cowardly Lion dancing behind her.
She sang some of "Over the Rainbow" before shouting "I live for your applause!" She then performed the song in full. At one point she switched from Dorothy to the Good Witch of the North, then switching to another outfit, asking her fans to clap along.
After the performance, she talked about the five years since her song Just Dance". She also talked about why she chose Oz as the theme of her performance.
She said: "All of these outfits and all of these wigs that I've been changing in over the years -- this is my way of assimilating, and this is my way of surviving. This is my way of getting to Oz, to have all my dreams come true… Dorothy was able to transform in order to survive."
The song comes from her new album ARTPOP, which will be released on November 11. IT comes with an app that she said is "a musical and visual engineering system that combines music, art, fashion and technology." "Applause" peaked at #4 on the Hot 100 and is currently at #6.