Lady Gaga to Release 'Hair' on iTunes May 16

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Her new tune debuts one week before her sophomore album, "Born This Way," hits stores.

Lady Gaga has announced a release date for her single, “Hair,” off her Born This Way album: May 16.

The singer's fansite, Lady Gaga Now, announced the news Tuesday. Posted the site: "Yes, little monsters, this is the news we were waiting for. Lady Gaga will release her track called Hair exclusively on May 16th, which means in only 7 days, on iTunes. Also, the release date of the album in the U.K. has been anticipated, it will come out on May 23rd. We totally cannot wait to hear all the tracks!" PHOTOS: Lady Gaga and other stars on the Grammys red carpet

Her sophomore album debuts exactly one week after, on May 23. She'll perform at the Cannes Film Festival on the same day.

The Edge of Glory was released Monday. Wrote Gaga on Twitter of the song, "Been crying reading all your beautiful messages for my new song. It means so much to ME." PHOTOS: Gaga arrives to the Grammys in an egg -- and other unforgettable moments

She premiered the video for Judas -- which has been criticized by religious groups -- on May 5.