This Dec. 15, 2012 file photo shows singer Lady Gaga performing at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, file)
(USA TODAY) -- The Haus of Gaga is back open for business.
After more than a year of dropping hints, Lady Gaga says Nov. 11 is the release date of her album (which EDM wunderkind Zedd produced), along with an app, ARTPOP.
In a prolific Facebook post,
the singer, who's on the mend from a broken hip (using a golden
wheelchair, naturally), explained the multimedia mastery that is
An excerpt: "The app itself is a musical and visual
engineering system that combines music, art, fashion and technology with
a new interactive worldwide community - 'the auras.' Altering the human
experience with social media, we bring ARTculture into POP in a reverse
On Nov. 10, she will unleash what she calls "artRAVE," an exhibit celebrating the various aspects of ARTPOP, everything but the actual album itself.
But "Little Monsters" and curious onlookers can pre-order the album and app starting Sept. 1.