New Lady Gaga album to be released as app

  • Pop star Lady Gaga has announced that her next album will be released as an app.

    The singer confirmed on her Little Monsters website that the album, titled ARTPOP, will be a "multimedia experience".

    The album is due to be released in spring 2013.

    Lady Gaga said: "I'm excited to tell you all that ARTPOP is going to be a multimedia experience that comes in different forms…The most major way to fully immerse yourself in ARTPOP is through the app."

    The album’s content will include extra music, videos, chat options and games.

    Lady Gaga is known for interacting with her fans via her own social networking site, Little Monsters, as well as on Twitter.

    She plans to continue this through her app.