PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Super Bowl is a night of superstars and the night got underway with one superstar sharing their rendition of the National Anthem. Lady Gaga took to the field to kickoff Super Bowl 50 and completely stole the show…at least until the football started.

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Lady Gaga’s performance drew the applause of many celebrities in the world of sports, music, acting…and even local news.

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While the highly publicized musical act for the Super Bowl is halftime, it seems like Lady Gaga put on the show of the night before the game even started.

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