HomeHeard it on the ShowLady Gaga Was Coachella’s Fifth Choice To Replace BeyonceLady Gaga Was Coachella’s Fifth Choice To Replace BeyonceMon, March 6, 2017 by Tessa Snyder SHARE NOW We were so excited when news broke on Tuesday (Feb. 28) that Lady Gaga would replace Beyonce at Coachella in April after the Single Ladies singer had to drop out due to her far along pregnancy? But according to a new reports, Gaga had some stiff competition. Festival organizers were scrambling to fill Queen Bey’s spot with another major pop artist, and approached Adele, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, and Nine Inch Nails BEFORE Mother Monster. All of this set aside, Gaga will become the first woman to headline the festival since Björk in 2007. And hat’s something to celebrate. Let’s party in the desert! 🌴✌️🎤 pic.twitter.com/2SYOv7TscF — xoxo, Joanne (@ladygaga) March 1, 2017 CLICK HERE for more from Breathe Listen to Murphy Sam and Jodi: On Demand And while you’re at it… leave a comment and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram and subscribe to our YouTube channel.