Though Indonesia is a model country for showing that a democracy can exist in a Muslim country, there still exists an element of extremism that casts a shadow over the religion. The threats came about under claims that Gaga's "sexy clothes and provocative dance moves would corrupt the youth" of the country. Sounds like the same claims over Elvis Presley concerts back in the 50's, doesn't it?
Unfortunately in the end, Lady Gaga relented in cancelling the show out of concern for the safety of her fans. That's too bad for them! To read more on this story, check out the Associated Press right here, and to check out the rest of Gaga's current leg of her world tour, see Billboard right here.
In the meantime, check out a performance of "Born This Way" in the Philippines earlier this month:
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