Lady Gaga pays surprisingly not-terrible tribute to John Lennon
And then, this morning, she made me eat all of those mean words I said in the length of one YouTube video. And then another. Go figure.
Spotted this clip on Yoko Ono's twitter feed, of all places, and was unexpectedly mesmerized. Last night, Lady Gaga performed a slightly reworked and emotional version of John Lennon's "Imagine" in front of President Obama at the 13th Annual National Dinner of the Human Rights Campaign in Washington, DC. Fast forward to the 3:50 mark to hear the music, or watch the whole thing to hear her surprisingly sincere address to the audience and introduction of the song.
And here's the speech she gave at the National Equality March Rally: