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Janelle Monáe      

Grammy-Nominated Singer-Songwriter, Performer, Producer & CoverGirl Spokesperson

Janelle Monáe is a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, performer, producer and CoverGirl spokesperson known for her unique style and groundbreaking sound. She recently unveiled new details of her highly-anticipated third solo album project, DIRTY COMPUTER. The “Emotion Picture” includes an album and an accompanying narrative film. The album arrives everywhere Friday, April 27th-release date for the accompanying narrative film to be announced soon. Along with her album announcement, Monáe released two anthemic, electric singles, “Make Me Feel” and “Django Jane” with complementary music videos from the Emotion Picture.

Immersed in the performing arts at a young age, Monáe founded her record label the Wondaland Arts Society releasing the EP "Metropolis: Suite I (The Chase)." In 2010, Monáe released the highly anticipated and critically acclaimed “ArchAndroid,” which reached No. 17 on the Billboard Charts and earned her two Grammy nominations, including one for the hit single “Tightrope.” Monáe performed at that year’s awards alongside Bruno Mars and B.O.B. 2013 saw the release of the critically acclaimed album “The Electric Lady” featuring Prince and Miguel, which reached No. 5 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. The album's first single “Q.U.E.E.N.” garnered rave reviews and the accompanying video received over 4 million YouTube views in its first week and a coveted MTV VMA Moonman. In February of 2015, Janelle launched her very own label, Wondaland Records. Additionally, Monáe was featured in the Super Bowl 50 Pepsi commercial titled, the “Joy of Dance,” wherein she pays homage to some of the greatest musical acts of past and present. Additionally, Janelle took her talent to the silver screen, wherein she starred as a lead actor in the critically acclaimed drama, Hidden Figures and Best Picture winner, Moonlight.

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Janelle Monae Performance BET Awards - Hollywood Life

Work it, girl! R&B songstress Janelle Monae stopped the show with an incredibly sexy live version of her hit 'Yoga' with Jidenna at this year's BET Awards.

Blondie, Janelle Monae Album Covers Recreated by Girls Rock Campers
Janelle Monae on Her Oscar-Buzzy Film Debut 'Moonlight' & Dating ...

“I've always spoken out about what it means to be 'the other,' ” says Janelle Monae, seated on a plush vintage couch in the New York offices of A24, the film ...

Janelle Monáe shows off heavenly body | Page Six

Janelle Monáe, who stars in the new NASA flick “Hidden Figures,'' shows off her heavenly body at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida for the February issue of ...

At Golden Globes, Janelle Monae addresses Kim Burrell controversy

BEVERLY HILLS — The mood was triumphant when the Moonlight cast came backstage after the film won best drama at the Golden Globes, but Janelle Monae  ...

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