08/14/2013 06:20 pm ET

Lady Gaga's 'Applause' Lyric Video Makes Its Debut Following Single's Rushed Release

After the rushed release of her new single, Lady Gaga dropped the lyric video to "Applause" on Wednesday afternoon. The video shows the lyrics to "Applause" with footage from a runway show of drag queens, some done up in makeup similar to that of the singer's artwork for the single. "Applause" is the lead single off of Gaga's upcoming album "ARTPOP," hitting stores in November.

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