We’re not sure who the genius is that brought these two ladies together but Q.U.E.E.N is a great collaboration for Janelle Monae and Ms. Erykah Badu. If you’re looking for a pop record you won’t get one here.
The uptempo record exudes female empowerment and lots of positive vibes. It’s a reminder that there is still authentic music out there for our ears. The single will be featured on Monae’s forthcoming album The Electric Lady.Check it out below and tell us what you think.
CoverGirl has chosen a new face for their cosmetic line and it is Janelle Monae. The eclectic artist debuted her 10 page ad spread for CoverGirl in the September issue of Vogue magazine. Monae, 26, has never been one to compromise on her style, whether it involves her music or her fashion. _______READMORE
For all who watched, there’s no secret, the Grammy Award ceremony was a bit of a snooze fest this year. Nonetheless, here are some note worthy performances.
Yolonda Adams, Jennifer Hudson, Christina Aguilera, Florence Welch, and Martina McBride opened the show with a tribute to the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin.
Lady Gaga (Madonna’s spawn) performed new single ‘Born This Way’.
Not a surprise, they recruited Ricky Martin who not long ago announced he was indeed a homosexual man to introduce Lady Gaga and Elton John. Fitting for the occasion I suppose.
Probably the best performance of the night, Bruno Mars, B.O.B and Janelle Monae performing a medley of their songs ‘Nothing on You’, ‘Grenade’ and ‘Cold World’. Paying tribute to the old school while giving a little something new.
Singer Janelle Monae brought the house down with her performance of “Tightrope” on Tuesday night’s ‘Dancing With the Stars’. She did a phenomenal job. It’s a wonder how such talented and soulful artists, much like Monae, do not initially achieve the commercial success their pop counterparts do.
Kanye West is back with single “Power”, giving him the much needed praise and re-entry to the spotlight as one of raps greatest rappers of this generation. His vocal deliverance is filled with intensity and passion while the creative masterpiece of this video leaves little to the imagination’ detailing all that West feels has made him powerful yet a victim of his own power. Enjoy.
Check out the lovely Janelle Monae in her latest video for the single “Cold War”. I really enjoy listening to this song after a long day.
I’ve spoken about this young lady before and she has proven to be a great talent! The video for the single “Many Moons” was recently released on BET’s own 106 & Park, and I have it! Who knew the girl could move like that?! She did a forward and backward moon walk! Janelle Monae’s EP album, “Metropolis: The Chase” is in stores right now! Check out some more Janelle Monae posts. The official website is JANELLEMONAE.COM
I’ve recently published a post about Miss Janelle Monae and how much I am impressed my not only her vocals, lyrics but her originality. While browsing the net one more great song was brought to my attention. It’s called ‘Sincerely Jane’. Check it out!
But wait there’s more, while your at it also check out: Janelle Monae “Many Moons”