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performed her new single “Alejandro” on American Idol
last night in a custom Armani silk mesh bodysuit with embroidered Chantilly lace and crystal beading
paired with a matching hooded cape (which she removed mid-performance) and stiletto boots. “I have let my imagination run free, and the outfit I have created for her for American Idol
is pure fantasy,” said Armani. Gaga, who began collaborating with the designer at the Grammy Awards
in January, also wore a glittering Armani bodysuit
for her performance at the Met Gala earlier this week. “American Idol
is a real modern phenomenon that has captured the public’s imagination and delivers great drama,” said Armani. “It is fitting then that the show is to host another modern phenomenon…whose every appearance is a piece of theater.” Check out Lady Gaga’s Idol performance after the jump!