UPDATE: Mother Monster confirms and shared the single’s cover art.


UPDATE: Gaga confirmed the rumor: YES, “Perfect Illusion” does indeed drop Friday, Sep. 9! She also revealed the single’s cover art (see above).


All will be made clear come Friday, September 9 when Lady Gaga’s new song “Perfect Illusion” drops.

Lady Gaga announced last month her lead LG5 single produced by Mark Ronson, Bloodpop and Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker will drop some time in September, but never revealed when. Well, after some clever digging, Little Monsters stumbled upon a release date: SEPTEMBER 9.

By visiting ladygaga.com/perfectillusion2, the following appeared (it’s since been removed from the site):


Google Image hasn’t cleared up their cache yet though and the results say: “LADY GAGA LADY GAGA LADY GAGA NEW SINGLE NEW SINGLE.”


At the time of posting, hashtag #PerfectIllusionSeptember9th was Trending worldwide on Twitter.

A clip previewing the track could be uploaded to the site this weekend.

This is the rumored demo:

And this pretty much sums up how we feel about everything:

One week and counting!

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