Lady Gaga responds to body shaming comments following Super Bowl halftime performance

Posted at 8:30 AM, Feb 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-08 08:30:02-05

Lady Gaga has a message for the internet trolls who took the time to post negative comments about her body while she was performing on the biggest stage in the world on Sunday night. 

During her Super Bowl halftime performance, social media users criticized how she looked during her performance.

Most people praised her stunning look during her explosive performance but there were a handful of comments about her "belly" and what they saw as "weird flab."

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After hearing about the comments, Lady Gaga took to instagram to post a photo of the performance with a caption thanking her supporters and saying how proud she was of her body and how proud everyone should be of their bodies. 

The superstar wrote: "I heard my body is a topic of conversation so I wanted to say, I'm proud of my body and you should be proud of yours too. No matter who you are or what you do. I could give you a million reasons why you don't need to cater to anyone or anything to succeed. Be you, and be relentlessly you. That's the stuff of champions. thank you so much everyone for supporting me. I love you guys. Xoxo, gaga"