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Applause

Music by Lady Gaga

Originally Performed by Lady Gaga

Applause" is a song by American singer Lady Gaga from her third studio album, ARTPOP (2013). It was released as the album's lead single through Interscope Records on August 12, 2013. Written and produced by Gaga, DJ White Shadow, Dino Zisis and Nick Monson, additional songwriters included Martin Bresso, Nicolas Mercier, Julien Arias and William Grigahcine. "Applause" was inspired by the cheering of her fans, which kept her motivated during the months she toured with the Born This Way Ball in pain, before cancelling it due to a hip injury, and pays respect to the art of performance. It is an electropop and Eurodance song built around synthesizers and hi-NRG beats, with lyrics addressing how Gaga is dependent upon her fans' adoration and how she lives to perform.

The song received generally positive reviews from music critics, who felt its chorus was catchy and favorably compared it to the material featured on Gaga's debut album, The Fame (2008). "Applause" achieved commercial success in a number of nations, topping the charts in Hungary, Lebanon, South Korea, and Spain while peaking within the top 10 in Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Scotland, the United Kingdom, and the United States as well as the top 20 in Australia, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Slovakia, and Sweden. It was also certified multi-platinum in Canada, Sweden, the United States, and Venezuela.

    Release Date: 2013


Songbooks, Arrangements and/or Media

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Lady Gaga : Lady Gaga - Artpop : Solo : 01 Songbook : 884088984106 : 1480370177 : 00124741

Lady Gaga : Lady Gaga - Artpop

Pop diva superstar Lady Gaga is once again at the forefront with Artpop, which debuted at #1 on the Billboardae 200 Album charts when it was released in November 2013. Our matching folio includes all 15 tracks from the album, including the hits Applause and Do What You Want plus: Artpop - Aura - Donatella - Dope - Fashion! - G.U.Y. - Gypsy - Jewels N' Drugs - MANICURE - Mary Jane Holland - Sexxx Dreams - Swine - Venus. PARENTAL ADVISORY: EXPLICIT CONTENT

Songlist: Venus, Applause, Aura, Do What U Want, Donatella, G.U.Y., Sexxx Dreams, Swine, Jewels N' Drugs, Fashion!, Manicure, ARTPOP, Dope, Mary Jane Holland, Gypsy

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Voicing: Solo | Performed by Lady Gaga | 20372b | Songbook | $16.95 | PVG


Ambassadors of Harmony : <span style="color:red;">Applause</span> : 00  1 CD : Jim Henry

Ambassadors of Harmony : Applause

This is the AOH's third spirited recording, and the fun, excitement and feelings of love and nostalgia that come though it are part of the group's tradition. Included is the "Toy Set" that wowed the audience at the 2001 international competition in Nashville. The centerfold of the liner notes is a full-color shot of the 115-strong group on stage in complete "Toyland" costumes, from clowns and roman soldiers to pandas, cats, sailors, space cadets, Spiderman - you name it. It all says "fun," loud and clear, and that's how the group sings. 12 songs are here: "Applause," "I'm Beginning to See the Light," "Through the Years," "My Honey's Lovin' Arms," the Turtles' "Happy Together," "The Music of the Night," "Toy Song," "Toyland," "Short People," "One Alone," "Tonight" and "Friends." That must have been an unforgettable performance at SPEBSQSA Nashville, and this is an unforgettable CD on many levels - most of all the pure, sweet barbershop harmony that flows throughout.

Songlist: Applause, I'm Beginning to See the Light, Through The Years, My Honey's Lovin' Arms, Happy Together, The Music Of The Night, Toy Song, Short People, One Alone, Tonight, Friends

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5507c | 1 CD | $14.95 | A Cappella


National Catholic Youth Choir : Doxology : 00  1 CD

National Catholic Youth Choir : Doxology

The National Catholic Youth Choir sings sacred masterpieces from Gregorian chant to newly-written pieces. "Doxology" was commissioned for the choir from Kevin Vogt for the 2000 premier season. It interweaves Latin doxology with English liturgical texts. Other selections include "A Maiden Most Gentle," by Andrew Carter, "Panis Angelicus," by Cesar Frank and "Tu Es Petrus," by Maurice Durufle. This highly select group of singers is conducted by Dr. Axel Theimer and accompanied by Michelle Plombon.

Songlist: Comments by Timothy Kelly, O.S.B., Abbot of St. John's Abbey, Doxology (Kevin Vogt), Ave Maria (Hail Mary) (Louis Vierne), A Maiden Most Gentle (Andrew Carter), Salve Regina (Hail, Holy Queen) (Franz Schubert), O Lieber Herre Gott (O Gracious Lord God) (Heinrich Schutz), Ave Verum Corpus (Hail True Body) (Camille Saint-Saens), Strengthen for Service (Healy Willan), Panis Angelicus (Heavenly Bread) (Cesar Franck), Ego Sum Panis Vivus (I Am Living Bread) (Giovanni Palestrina), Tu Es Petrus (You Are Peter) (Maurice Durufle), Give Praise and Thanks (Jane Marshall), Applause, Holy God, We Praise You Name (arr. Donald Busarow), Benedicta Sit Sancta Trinitas (Blest Be The Holy Trinity) (Gregorian Chant)

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7247c | 1 CD | $15.98 | Primarily a cappella


Road Show : Road Show : 00  1 CD

Road Show : Road Show

Road Show, 2004 Boston Regional Harmony Sweepstakes Champions, gives an energetic performance on their self-titled debut CD. The recording features two songs in collaboration with the quartets Footloose (And So To Sleep Again) and After Hours (Making Whoopee). Road Show's schedule keeps them busy performing and competing all across the country. Their blend of style, voices and talent makes the quartet one of the premier a cappella groups in the Northeast.

Songlist: Road Show, When I Look in Your Eyes, Chanson D'Amour, 1927, Oh, How I Miss You Tonight, That Cat Is High, And So To Sleep Again, Chipmunk Christmas, 16 Tons, Applause, How Deep Is the Ocean, Making Whoopee, Hit Me With A Hot Note, Smilin' Through

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5633c | 1 CD | $14.98 | A Cappella


Individual Folios

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Applause : SATB : Mac Huff : Lady Gaga :  1 CD : 00123935 : 884088963330

Mac Huff : Applause

From Lady Gaga, this colorful and dramatic dance-pop hit soared up the charts making it a perfect choice for show and pop groups looking to make a creative statement with their choreography and staging, leading to what else...applause!

Arranger: Mac Huff Performed By: Lady Gaga

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Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music | $2.25 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00123935


Applause : SAB : Mac Huff : Lady Gaga : Sheet Music : 00123936 : 884088963347

Mac Huff : Applause

Arranger: Mac Huff Performed By: Lady Gaga

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Voicing: SAB | Sheet Music | $2.25 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00123936


Applause : SSA : Mac Huff : Lady Gaga : Sheet Music : 00123937 : 884088963354

Mac Huff : Applause

Arranger: Mac Huff Performed By: Lady Gaga

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Voicing: SSA | Sheet Music | $2.25 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00123937

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