Lady Gaga Just Tweeted a Message of Support to "Warrior" Selena Gomez

"You are a warrior princess..."

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Following news that Selena Gomez underwent a kidney transplant (opens in new tab) this summer, the world has reacted with love and support for the singer. And now, fellow performer Lady Gaga has sent her wishes to Gomez.

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In a tweet on Friday night, Lady Gaga wrote, "Prayers & love to @selenagomez you are a warrior princess. What an inspiration."

This follows Lady Gaga's own revelation (opens in new tab) that she's living with fibromyalgia. The Joanne singer revealed that she had the chronic condition ahead of the release of her new Netflix documentary, Five Foot Two. She also shared a photo having been hospitalized for the condition:

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Gaga's definition of Gomez as a "warrior princess" seems perfectly accurate. Together, the two singers are ensuring people with chronic illnesses are visible in the world.

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Amy Mackelden
Amy Mackelden

Amy Mackelden is a freelance writer, editor, and disability activist. Her bylines include Harper's BAZAAR, Nicki Swift, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, ELLE, The Independent, Bustle, Healthline, and HelloGiggles. She co-edited The Emma Press Anthology of Illness, and previously spent all of her money on Kylie Cosmetics.