Lady Gaga to release new "Art Pop " album in November

Published July 13, 2013
Lady Gaga's upcoming album, "Art Pop". — Courtesy Photo
Lady Gaga's upcoming album, "Art Pop". — Courtesy Photo

Pop star Lady Gaga will release her next album, "Art Pop", on November 11, a statement on the US singer's website said on Friday.

The 27-year-old "Born This Way" singer - who cancelled part of a tour earlier this year to undergo hip surgery - will release a single from the new album on August 19.

Gaga, whose real name is Stefani Germanotta, calls her fans "little monsters" and will release a social media app ahead of the album on September 1, which the statement said would seek to make connections between music, art, fashion and technology.

"Altering the human experience with social media, we bring 'Art' culture into 'Pop' in a reverse Warholian expedition", said the statement, referring to late US pop artist Andy Warhol.

The Grammy-winning singer first rose to prominence in 2008 with the release of her album "Fame" and is well known for her outrageous costumes and provocative music videos.

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