Lady Gaga to gig with Rolling Stones

2012-12-11 17:48
Los Angeles - Lady Gaga will join The Rolling Stones on stage in New Jersey.

The Bad Romance hitmaker, Bruce Springsteen and The Black Keys will perform with the veteran rockers at their final "50 and Counting" show at the Prudential Centre in Newark on Saturday, and the Brown Sugar stars are very "excited" at the prospect.

The Rolling Stones said in a statement: "We're excited these extraordinary artists, Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga and The Black Keys, have agreed to help celebrate our 50th Anniversary as we share the night live with our fans all over the world. Now the fun begins of trying to figure out the best songs to perform together."

High-profile guests

So far, the band have been joined on stage by a number of high-profile guests.

In London, these included Eric Clapton, Mary J Blige, Florence Welch and Jeff Back, while on Saturday they were joined in Brooklyn by Mary and Gary Clark jnr.

Additionally, at the first London date, former members Bill Wyman and Mick Taylor made guest appearances, with the bassist playing on It's Only Rock'n' Roll and Honky Tonk Woman and the guitarist re-taking his place on Midnight Rambler.