After 2016, it might’ve seemed like things couldn’t get much crazier. A year that gave us a surprising new president and industry callouts was outdone by 2017, a year with its own list of shocking news. From surprise kidney transplants to victims of sexual misconduct, this year had plenty of moments worthy of an “OMG” or two. Here’s our list of some of the wildest, scariest and most unbelievable news of the year.
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This year saw plenty of on-stage flubs, gaffes and technical difficulties that we just couldn’t unsee. Indeed, the biggest pop acts in the world battled gravity, bad backing tracks and even fresh fruit in front of legions of supporters and the side eye of skeptics. Here, we recount some of our favorite on-stage fuck-ups from 2017.
Brace yourself. This proves to be a bumpy ride.
The total solar eclipse that was visible across much of the United States captured the nation’s attention on Monday. While Joe Jonas and DNCE took to the high seas to celebrate with a very special performance, other celebs took a chance to witness the once-in-a-lifetime spectacle from wherever they were.
In a pic she shared via Instagram, Lady Gaga had “Take me to your planet” written on the palms of her hands as she raised them to the sky. The extraterrestrial vibes of the cosmic phenomenon was something Gaga’s pal Kesha tried to capitalize on for a little album promotion, too.
The eclipse was soo magical. It reminds you how small we are in the grand scheme of things. I’m very curious about the universe and extraterrestrial life. That’s why I have spaceships on my album cover and the final song on the album called “Spaceship”. Link in Bio
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Other celebs were a little more down-to-earth. Zac Efron showed off safety glasses while Bella Hadid posted a pic her mom, Yolanda Hadid, enjoying the spectacle. Meanwhile, Bella’s big sister Gigi Hadid posted a screenshot giving people a chance to reflect on the current political situation.
Check out posts about the eclipse from stars below.
(Photo credit: Lady Gaga and Zac Efron Instagram accounts)