The Cure
Lady Gaga - The Cure
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April 16, 2017 / Release Date
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Entertainment Weekly

“The Cure” ranks among the catchiest, most immediate, and thankfully least self-serious songs she’s put out in recent years. It’s simply fun.

Apr 16, 2017
On her 4th album released last year, Gaga focused on her vocals and used real instruments for the first time in her career. But she got her fans begging for edm instead. Last night at Coachella which might be one of the worst events of all time, she debuted her new single 'The Cure' which is by far the worst thing she has ever done. Her old music was meaningless but she actually put effort into her songs that had great production compared to her peers. She brought edm into mainstream music, I ... read more
Apr 16, 2017*
Look, I get that there was probably a lot of demand from label execs, ignorant fans etc. for Gaga to return to dance-pop (why else did her Coachella ad feature a shitty EDM remix of "Million Reasons"?), but was there anyone out there really thinking "man, I wish she would make a Chainsmokers song"?

UPDATE 8/17/17: Why would she even drop this trash song if she wasn't planning on doing any promo/TV appearances/music video?? Couldn't she have released Dancin' in Circles as ... read more
Apr 19, 2017*
I like Gaga as a person nowadays. She is positive and advocates good causes. But I haven't listened to her music since 2013. And before that I was truly a fan. Her songs were catchy. Her hooks were addictive. I also loved how much she invested in her productions, videos, performances and fashion. She was unconventional, artsy, and so out-of-the-box, no artists were anything close to imitate. Everything she made was a statement.

But then it went downhill. She was so big, the biggest during ... read more
Apr 18, 2017
Pretty much the same as many of the songs on Lady Gaga's late 2000's & early 2010's albums, which is good if you like those albums. But bad if you're pretty much anybody else.
Apr 16, 2017
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Added on: April 16, 2017