Lady Gaga Invites Eurovision Champ Conchita Wurst to Join Her on Tour

5.23.2014

By Alex Panisch

The Eurovision winner has been booked as Gaga’s opening act

According to the Huffington Post, Lady Gaga asked Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst to join her on artRAVE tour. Wurst—the drag persona of Thomas Neuwirth—wowed the world with her performance of “Rise Like The Phoenix” and took home the contest’s top prize for Austria

Conchita told Austrian news outlet oe24 confirmed that the singer asked her to open on select dates. At the moment only one date has been confirmed. He'll take the stage at Gaga’s Istanbul show on September 16. We can only hope there are more dates to come. 

Watch Wurst's showstopping "Rise Like The Phoenix" below:

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