March 4, 2021

#flashback: Critics praise Lady Gaga’s Roundhouse performance

Lady GaGa Opens iTunes FestivalLady Gaga played to a packed house at the Roundhouse on Sunday night, kicking off the iTunes Festival with a spectacular set of all-new material.Playing never-before-heard songs from her new album ARTPOP including 'Swine', 'Sex Dreams' and 'Jewels & Drugs' featuring T.I, Twista & Too $hort, Lady Gaga's unique show had UK critics raving. 

The Daily Mail praised the new songs, saying "Lady Gaga's music is the ultimate evolution of glam-pop," in a review Gaga herself celebrated as a "fantastic write-up."

The Evening Standard called the show a "dizzying comeback" and The Telegraph also praised the show, awarding it 4 stars.  

The show also impressed The Guardian, who concluded: "When it comes to making a mainstream pop gig feel like an event, Lady Gaga really is as far ahead of her peers as she thinks she is," while The Times agreed that "there were still wow moments of which her peers could only dream."

The new album ARTPOP is available to pre-order now on iTunes and as part of unique ARTPOP bundles.