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    LISTEN: Lady Gaga - Million Reasons Remix by Chew FU

    Chew FU is well known for his official remix of Lady Gaga's hit single Bad Romance. Today he released his own remix of her latest single Million Reasons, included in her album JOANNE.
     
    Lady Gaga is currently getting ready to perform JOANNE in many parts of the world. Her JOANNE Tour is almost sold out everywhere, with tickets sold fast. In the meantime, you can listen to it in full below.

    Lady Gaga's musical performances on 'A Star Is Born' will be recorded LIVE

    Lady Gaga’s still a few weeks away from stepping into shoes previously filled by Janet Gaynor, Judy Garland, and Barbra Streisand on the contemporary remake of A Star Is Born, but the film’s Oscar prospects are already taking shape.

    According to the film’s sound mixer, Steve Morrow, Bradley Cooper’s upcoming adaptation of the classic Hollywood tale will follow in the Oscar-verified footsteps of films like La La Land and Les Misérables in that all of its musical numbers will be recorded live as the picture films.

    Speaking to Next Best Picture‘s Will Mavity during an interview published Saturday, Morrow, who received his first Academy Award nomination in January for his work on Damien Chazelle’s modern musical, revealed A Star Is Born shoots between April and June in Los Angeles, noting Gaga as a guiding force in pushing for the film’s uniquely challenging method of audio mixing.

    “I was hired on the film about two-and-a-half months ago and I’ve been grinding through it,” Morrow said of A Star Is Born, currently set for release on Sept. 28, 2018. “You sit there and you think, ‘Lady Gaga wants all the vocals live. She wants to perform live every single time you see her sing.’ She’s going to be live.”

    He also claimed Gaga’s vocals won’t be the only sonic element recorded on set during production on Cooper’s feature directorial debut, which revolves around a young singer (Gaga) whose career is given a jump-start with help from an aging, alcoholic movie star (Cooper).

    “She said, ‘Okay, look, here’s what I want: I want all the music to be live as well. I don’t want it to feel like I’m singing to a playback track because it doesn’t feel right to me. I can always tell; it always affects the performance. I want to sing live, I want the band to be live,'” Morrow said of the Grammy winner’s approach to the project, the soundtrack for which she is reportedly writing new tunes — a move that could earn Mother Monster additional recognition from AMPAS following her 2016 loss to Sam Smith in the best original song category (his James Bond track “Writing’s on the Wall” beat out “Til It Happens to You,” her collaboration with Diane Warren).

    “The music supervisors kind of look over at me like, ‘Can we do that?’ Yeah, we can do that. It’s my job to go, ‘Okay, how do we do this?'” he continued. “We come up with a plan and, so far I think we have a good plan.”

    The art of sound mixing, described by Morrow as the craft of recording a film’s initial round of audio, is often lauded by the Academy when it pertains to movie musicals. Bill Condon’s Dreamgirls nabbed the honor in 2007; Tom Hooper’s 2012 re-envisioning of Les Misérables recorded cast vocals during filming and won the Oscar for best sound mixing the following year.

    Shortly after Morrow’s nomination for recording live vocals and instrumentation for La La Land, the awards season juggernaut (and current best picture frontrunner) earned the Cinema Audio Society’s sound mixing award on Saturday night — an honor that has gone to six of the last ten winners in the Academy’s corresponding category.

    This article originally appeared on EW.com.

    Lady Gaga's Super Bowl is the most-watched halftime performance in history

    The NFL today announced that the PEPSI ZERO SUGAR SUPER BOWL LI HALFTIME SHOW featuring global superstar LADY GAGA is the most-watched musical event of all-time across all platforms and the most-watched Super Bowl halftime performance in history through broadcast and digital channels.

    Nearly 118 million viewers tuned into the performance on the FOX broadcast network. In addition, Lady Gaga’s performance at NRG Stadium in Houston is the most-viewed content on NFL’s digital platforms, including but not limited to NFL.com, NFL Mobile, Twitter, YouTube, and Giphy. Through these channels, the Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl LI Halftime Show reached at least 150 million unique people, garnering more than 80 million views and totaling 260 million minutes watched.

    “We were thrilled to collaborate with Lady Gaga – one of the most talented and versatile performers in the world – on the Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl LI Halftime Show,” said MARK QUENZEL, NFL Network’s Senior Vice President of Programming and Production. “The Halftime show provides the ultimate world stage for an artist. Through her incredible music, choreography and unifying message, Lady Gaga created a unique performance that will remembered for years to come."

    YouTube
    The Halftime Show is the most-watched video on the NFL’s YouTube channel, with more than 24 million views and more than 140 million minutes watched.
    If Lady Gaga’s performance was its own NFL week on YouTube, it would be the fifth-highest watched week of all-time.

    Twitter
    During Lady Gaga’s live performance, there were 2.2 million real-time tweets about the #PepsiHalftime show, as well as a total of 5.1 million tweets about the performance leading up to, during, and in the 10 minutes following.
    @NFL’s tweet drove 47 thousand retweets and 29 thousand likes.

    Facebook
    More than 49 million video views, and more than 5 million reactions, comments, and shares.

    Giphy
    GIFs from the Halftime show generated more than 75 million views across GIPHY’s network.
    Four of the top ten most-viewed GIFs of the night were from the performance.

    The Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl LI Halftime Show, an NFL NETWORK PRODUCTION, was executive produced by RICKY KIRSHNER and directed by HAMISH HAMILTON. This year’s performance was broadcast in 180 countries and territories, reaching millions of fans around the world.

    LISTEN: Lady Gaga - Million Reasons (KVR Remix)

    Lady Gaga has released a new and exclusive remix of her hit song Million Reasons today! You can stream it on Spotify and Apple Music, or you can buy it on iTunes as soon as it's available in your country. In the meantime listen to it below. According to Billboard, Million Reasons is an early contender for Song Of The Year at next year's GRAMMY Awards.

    Lady Gaga is currently getting ready to tour the world with Joanne! Most of her shows are now sold out and tickets were sold pretty fast which is why she decided to add some extra dates in North America earlier this week.





    Lady Gaga discusses Super Bowl, GRAMMYs and more with Ryan Secrest

    Lady Gaga called into KIIS-FM radio station earlier this morning. She talked to Ryan Seacrest about her Super Bowl performance, body shamers, her upcoming performance at the GRAMMYs this Sunday, the John Wayne music video and much more! In case you missed it, you can listen to it below.
     

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    Win Tickets To See Lady Gaga's Joanne Tour!

    Attention little monsters!

    We are very excited to be partnering up with The Daily Twist for our very first contest of the year. After seeing her incredible Super Bowl halftime show and the just-released flashy video for ‘John Wayne,’ we decided that it would be fun to give fans a chance to see Lady Gaga live on her recently-announced Joanne World Tour!
    We are giving two lucky readers a pair of tickets to see Mother Monster on the North America leg of her Joanne World Tour. But wait, there’s more! We are also doing other Gaga-related giveaways in months leading up to the tour opening in Vancouver on our social media accounts.
     
    To enter, all you have to do is make sure you are following both The Daily Twist and Lady Gaga Now on Twitter AND you fill out a form by clicking here (US Residents ONLY).
     
    The deadline to enter is June 30. Winner will be announced July 1 by Lady Gaga Now on Twitter.
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