Lady Gaga to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02:  Lady Gaga attends the "Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology" Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for The Huffington Post)

Story highlights

  • Lady Gaga has confirmed she will perform on the Super Bowl halftime show
  • Gaga sang the national anthem at the Super Bowl earlier this year

Los Angeles (CNN)Little Monsters, rejoice: Lady Gaga is headed to the Super Bowl.

The singer announced via Twitter on Thursday that she will be performing at halftime during Super Bowl LI, set for Feb. 5, 2017.
"It's not an illusion. The rumors are true," she wrote in a tweet. "This year the SUPER BOWL goes GAGA!"