"Girl Crush" songwriter discusses her collaboration with the superstar on 'Joanne'
Joined by collaborators (Mark Ronson, Hillary Lindsey) singer performed emotional material from new LP 'Joanne'
Rob Sheffield on fifth album from art-pop chameleon
Ronson on how Beck, Florence Welch, Tame Impala's Kevin Parker and others helped star create honest fifth LP
"I have a general and deep respect for all country musicians," says pop superstar
"These are stories about my family," singer says of 'Joanne' after intimate Nashville gig. "My relationships with men, my failures"
Superstar's album-teasing mini tour opens in Music City
Singer debuted tune and other 'Joanne' tracks live during performance at Nashville opening of Dive Bar Tour
Streaming services have changed the way superstars put out music, but fans are getting left in the cold. Will this new reality last?
"My first performances were in dive bars," singer says. "[This] is such an exciting way to connect with my fans and share this music with them"
'Joanne' singer locks down prestigious gig year after delivering powerful "Star-Spangled Banner" at Super Bowl 50
11-song LP features Florence Welch on "Hey Girl" plus three deluxe edition bonus tracks
Plus, Kim Gordon's first official solo track, Kings of Leon's lean new rocker
Co-producers Mark Ronson, Kevin Parker, BloodPop join pop star for raucous desert performance
Singer credits family, late aunt for inspiring first solo LP since 'Artpop'