Gaga To Launch Cannes Film Festival

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May 10, 2011 | 11:25am EST

Lady Gaga will help kick off the festivities at the Cannes Film Festival in France on Wednesday by playing an exclusive concert for the A-list crowd.
The pop superstar is in the country to promote her upcoming album Born This Way and she will make a stop in Cannes on the opening day of the famous movie event to perform for guests.

Gaga will take over a stage on the famous Boulevard de la Croisette for a special show, which will be broadcast on Le Grand Journal TV show, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Kanye West is also expected to perform during the festival next week.