Security Concerns Prompt Lady Gaga To Cancel Indonesian Concert

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Lady Gaga canceled her concert in Indonesia, her management said Sunday, citing security concerns after Islamic hardliners denounced her costumes and dance moves as too risqué.

If the concert is held, there are concerns the singer, her crew and attendees may be in harm’s way, said Minola Sebayang, the lawyer for the promoters.

“This is an advice from her security team. So the cancellation is purely based on the decision made by her management,” Sebayang said.

Earlier this month, Jakarta police recommended that Lady Gaga’s sold-out June 3 show not be issued a permit because of security concerns.

The pop diva appeared to acknowledge the incident in a post on Twitter on Saturday: “There is nothing Holy about hatred.”

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