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Riff: Lady Gaga – “Applause”

Nov 12, 2013

I’ve overheard your theory “Nostalgia’s for geeks”/I guess sir, if you say so, some of us just like to read

from Applause lyrics by Lady Gaga

Admitting to the surprise of no-one that she needs the thrill of the crowd to survive before answering the haters who criticised the 80s nostalgia of Born This Way, a strangely robotic and British-accented Gaga concludes her third album with perhaps her most obvious statement to date; [LISTEN].

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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