Lady Gaga is renowned for her show-stopping live performances, and as the headline act performing at the Super Bowl LI halftime show she made sure she lived up to her extravagant reputation.

With the Atlanta Falcons cruising to victory with a 21-3 lead over the New England Patriots, Gaga stood above the whole of the stadium singing “God Bless America,” with 300 drones buzzing around her recording her every move and note. She then jumped off of the top of the stadium, instantly becoming the toast of Twitter’s meme-making ability.

There were rumors circulating that the New York-born singer would have injected some political edge into her performance. She was an active Hillary Clinton supporter in the U.S. elections and was also seen wearing a “Love Trump’s Hate” T-shirt shortly after Trump's victory. At a press conference before the show, she said: “The only statements that I’ll be making during the half-time show are the ones that I have been consistently making during my career. I believe in a passion for inclusion, I believe in the spirit of equality.”

Gaga stuck to that promise, with the performance containing no distinct political message, unlike Beyonce's performance last year. Despite this, she still managed to wield a keytar and play a medley of her biggest hits including "Poker Face," "Born This Way" and "Bad Romance,” before closing proceedings with a mic-drop and catching a football in midair

Gaga’s flamboyant performance went ahead despite a near 70,000-strong petition urging the Super Bowl to replace her with Atlanta heroes and current Billboard Album toppers Migos. The performance catalyzed a second-half comeback from the Patriots, who won 32-28 in overtime. The result may have been somewhat different had the trio performed "Bad and Boujee" instead. Check out what that should could have looked like below.

In other music news, Father has dropped his first record of 2017, "Hands."

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