Lady Gaga Reveals Artistic ‘Applause’ Single Cover Artwork

Lady Gaga has revealed the single cover artwork for "Applause," her anticipated lead single taken from the forthcoming album, "ArtPOP."

The artwork made its debut in the latest issue of WWD (Women's Wear Daily) Sunday, showcasing Gaga in an artistic frame with her face covered in shades of red, blue and yellow.

Photographers Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin are responsible for the piece. They were also on hand to shoot the actual music video for "Applause" as well.

As widely reported, Gaga is really excited about the single and the upcoming "ArtPOP" era, calling it "very fun."

"Applause" is due to premiere August 19. "ARTPOP," the album, is set for a November 11 release.