Lady Gaga is currently on a world tour of her latest release, Chromatica, and while in Toronto, the singer surprised fans with what she called the “original version” of one of the album’s popular dance tracks.
The song in question may have become a smash-hit because it’s upbeat and catchy, but on Aug. 6, the Award-winning singer admitted that she had much different plans for the tune when she originally wrote it.
In a video shared by a concertgoer on TikTok, Lady Gaga revealed to the crowd that the number was never meant to be a bright pop song, but instead, the artist had intended for it to be a sad, piano-led ballad.
“When I wrote this song, I wrote it at the piano. And my friends were all trying to convince me to make it into a dance record, so I did. I made it into a dance record on the album but I never wanted it to be a dance record because it was f***ing sad, and I was sad,” she bellowed.
“And I was so mad that my friends…