Lady Gaga’s "little monsters" are tweeting breathlessly about the release of her latest single "Born This Way. "The eccentric 24-year-old pop icon, who rallied for the repeal of
, says the new song speaks directly to her gay fan base. Gaga originally planned to debut the song at the Grammy Awards, but decided to release it two days in advance instead, tweeting "Can’t wait any longer." It’s her first single since her duet with Beyonce, "
," hit the airwaves in early 2010. "Born This Way" is the title track of a new Gaga studio album scheduled for release in May 2011.