Born This Way The Tenth Anniversary, also referred to as Born This Way Reimagined, is the re-issue of American singer Lady Gaga’s second studio album Born This Way (2011). Released on June 25, 2021 by Interscope, it features “six reimaginings of the album’s songs by artists representing and advocating for the LGBTQIA+ community.
On May 28, 2021, five days after the album’s tenth anniversary, Gaga announced Born This Way The Tenth Anniversary, set to be released on June 25. She originally announced that the reissue will be released on June 18, however, it was delayed by a week due to unknown reasons. It includes the album’s original 14 tracks and an additional disc with six covers by artists representative of the LGBT community. A rendition of “Judas” by American rapper Big Freedia was released as the first single on May 28, 2021. Exclusive merchandise celebrating the album’s tenth anniversary was also announced. Three more singles were released prior the album’s debut, “Born This Way” (The Country Road Version) by Orville Peck on June 4, and “Marry the Night” by Kylie Minogue on June 11, and “The Edge of Glory” by Years & Years on June 22. On June 8, Gaga’s beauty brand, Haus Laboratories, launched the Bad Kid Vault, a limited-edition makeup box set including 16 products.
1.Marry the Night
2.Born This Way
10.Highway Unicorn (Road to Love)
11.Heavy Metal Lover
13.Yoü and I
14.The Edge of Glory
15.”Marry the Night” (by Kylie Minogue)
16.”Judas” (by Big Freedia)
17.”Highway Unicorn (Road to Love)” (by The Highwomen, Brittney Spencer and Madeline Edwards)
18.”Yoü and I” (by Ben Platt)
19.”The Edge of Glory” (by Years & Years)
20.”Born This Way” (The Country Road Version) (by Orville Peck)
OVERALL RATING: 5 stars