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15 Things We Learned About Lady Gaga's 'Artpop'

Pop star offers details to fans during Twitter Q&A

Lady Gaga
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October 14, 2013 9:15 AM ET

Last night, Lady Gaga hosted a short, but very informative fan Q&A on Twitter, where she revealed a slew of details about her highly anticipated fourth studio album, Artpop. Here's 15 important takeaways.  

1. Gaga is obsessed with Artpop.

2. "Swine" was hard to write. Rage happened.

3. Is Artpop part of a trilogy?

4. Gaga's been sick over Artpop.

5. Artpop's sound will be all over the place.

6. Artpop is for the junky in all of us.

7. So what does "artpop" mean anyways?

8. Artpop is without boundaries.

9. The Artpop cover is a sculpture of Gaga.

10. The song "Brooklyn Nights" will see the light of day.

11. Artpop is joy.

12. Gaga might be doing something with NASA.

13. Waffle real talk

14. Gaga's a Deadhead.

15. Gaga wants to perform Artpop front to back on tour.

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