Seemingly always in the news, Lady Gaga has once again found a way to top all the other pop stars out there. This time her single Bad Romance broke the record for most weekly plays in the history of Billboard's seventeen years of keeping track. The song was played 10,859 times last week. According to Idolator's calculations, that's once every two hours. It sort of gives a whole new meaning to the word "overplayed." It's gotta get you thinking about how she'll make out at the Grammy's on the 31st. With five nominations and an endless amount of press, seems like she could fair pretty well. Now if only her outfit would be as predictable...
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