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Lady Gaga Reacts to Her Oscar Nomination - Read Her Statement

Lady Gaga Reacts to Her Oscar Nomination - Read Her Statement

First-time Oscar nominee Lady Gaga has released a statement on her Instagram account reacting to the news.

The 29-year-old entertainer was nominated in the Best Song category for “Til It Happens To You” from The Hunting Ground, which she wrote with Diane Warren.

“This nomination lends a voice to so many victims and their families around the world. Thank you to The Academy for recognizing the movement of people who have come together around ‘The Hunting Ground’ and ‘Til It Happens To You’ in the name of sexual assault. Diane Warren and I are simply honored to represent the voices of so many survivors,” Gaga wrote. The Hunting Ground is a documentary exposé of rape crimes on U.S. college campuses and the cover ups that follow.

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Posted to: 2016 Oscars, Lady Gaga

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  • Delores Pauldo

    Congrats!

  • Gina

    This nomination might have been deserved, not so much the Golden Globe IMO.

  • VICTORIA

    Gaga The Great!! Go Gaga. Madonna and her fans are so mad right now. I predict she will win that Oscar and with her new album about to drop, 2016 will be the Year of Gaga.

  • Amber

    Very happy for her.

  • Nerdville

    Oscars cancelled.

  • Swagsaad

    so happpy for her <3

  • kittenparanoia

    Madonna and her fans don’t care right now ;)

  • Soul Music

    i fell weird..dont know why

  • Earl Henson

    Gaga ooh la la