It ain't easy to fill Beyoncé's shoes — but Coachella is gonna try to find someone who can.
As soon as the pop icon announced that she would not be able to headline the upcoming festival as planned, fans began wondering who would be brought in to replace her. After a week of guessing, we finally have their answer: Lady Gaga. Billboard broke the news that the recent Super Bowl halftime headliner will perform both weekends, adding that the performance deal is still being finalized, which will be follow by an official announcement.
Fans have already taken to Twitter to voice ther feelings on the news.
Let's party in the desert! 🌴✌️🎤 pic.twitter.com/2SYOv7TscF— xoxo, Joanne (@ladygaga) March 1, 2017
I'm not even mad that lady gaga is filling in for beyoncé...like we could've been stuck with someone like katy perry...count ya blessings— Black Heart🖤 (@_alexandria_xo_) March 1, 2017
I'm glad I'm not using my Coachella tickets anymore because they really chose Gaga to fill in for Beyoncé instead of Rihanna. No thanks.. pic.twitter.com/nHGgMfA0nd— Beyoncé ✨ (@BeyonceOg) February 28, 2017
Lady Gaga replacing Beyoncé at Coachella? pic.twitter.com/DnjrU1U9ro— ㅤ (@suuhdudee) March 1, 2017
Lady Gaga replacing Beyoncé at Coachella is like if Moonlight won but had to give their Oscars to La La Land.— Jensen Karp (@JensenClan88) March 1, 2017
I guess Lady Gaga is officially Beyoncé's understudy pic.twitter.com/KlMiPjD8uS— ️ㅤ (@runtheworId) March 1, 2017
why are people so mad about gaga replacing beyoncé at coachella? do y'all even have tickets? if yes, give 'em to me since you're so mad— keith (@realcheefkeef) March 1, 2017
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