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Lady Gaga to launch Cannes Film Festival

Lady Gaga will help kick off the festivities at the Cannes Film Festival in France on Wednesday (11May11) by playing an exclusive concert for the A-list crowd.

The pop superstar is in the country to promote her upcoming album Born This Way and she will make a stop in Cannes on the opening day of the famous movie event to perform for guests.

Gaga will take over a stage on the famous Boulevard de la Croisette for a special show, which will be broadcast on Le Grand Journal TV show, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Kanye West is also expected to perform during the festival next week (beg16May11).