5 Reasons Lady Gaga’s “Stupid Love” Feels So Refreshingly Retro

Dec. 2009: The Monster Ball at the Fox Theatre Atlanta. Taken with a Blackberry, y’all.

one | It feels pretty, uh… mighty and morphin’.

Missed these tribal symbols flashing onscreen during the video? Me too, until like viewing number 9.

two | Graphics poppin’ up left and right…

On the left: the neon pink “Stupid Love” logo. On the right: the chrome “Chromatica” logo.

three | A disco beat + 80s synths always win.

four | Rave fashion.

five | The big, showy group dance.

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