Lady Gaga switched characters and outfits during the show
in front of the People’s Palace: she wore a red dress reminding of her
famous dress made of meat while dancing between carcasses, she played a
piano installed on a motorbike, she moved around a Gothic castle
installed in the middle of the scene. She was a Statue of Liberty, she
rode mythical horses, and wore a ram mask.
During the show, she admitted she had to go backstage to throw up, as
she didn’t want the audience to see it. “It happens to me sometimes,”
she said. But she continued as if nothing had happened, placing a tiara
on her head and playing the piano. After the concert, she needed
medical care. Two ambulances arrived after the concert.
Lady Gaga sang some of her most famous songs, “Just Dance”, “Judah”,
‘Born this way’. She ended the evening with the song ‘Edge of Glory’,
after which the enthusiastic crowd called for an encore.
Bucharest was the second city in Lady Gaga’s European tour, after Sofia. Her next gig will be in Vienna.
The singer shot to fame in less than three years, after launching
hits like Poker Face and Bad Romance. Her outrageous style has won
acclaim and stirred controversy, including dubbing her the Anti-Christ.
In Romania too, before her concert, local businessman and politician
Gigi Becali said she is the Anti-Christ and opposed her coming to the
Lady Gaga has given Grammy Awards and sold over 23 million copies of her albums. She was included in the Top 100 most influential people in the world, published by Time.