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Madonna notices Lady GaGa fondness for her (with added MIAOW)

by | 13th, January 2012

REMEMBER when Lady GaGa released Born This Way ? Everyone had an opinion on it. People said it was brilliant, others said it was awful. The subplot to it all was: Did it matter that it leaned on Madonna’s Express Yourself so heavily?

Of course, Madge’s fans were apoplectic with rage, while GaGa fans didn’t care. But what does Madonna think about it all? Well, oddly enough, she has just passed judgement on it, vaguely showing her claws about it all.

Madonna said in an interview:

“I thought ‘what a wonderful way to redo my song’.”

And she didn’t stop there, adding to Newsweek :

“I mean, I recognised the chord changes. I thought it was… interesting.”

Naturally, GaGa isn’t the first person to lean on a song she likes. Look at the myriad of songs that stole from/was inspired by Chuck Berry’s back catalogue. Look at the way ‘Surfin’ Bird’ leaned on two whole songs

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