Janelle Monae
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Blogs // 4 Articles
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//Features

The Best Fantastical Music of 2010
15 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

The more you look, the more examples of the fantastic you find in music this year.

The Best R&B of 2010
9 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

It is fashionable to say R&B is dead because it's not the commercial force it was in the late 1980s and the 1990s. Nothing could be further from the truth.

//Columns

Power Up: Janelle Monáe, Afrofuturism, and Plurality
28 Oct 2013 // 9:30 PM

While most pop singers bounce from one marketable persona to another, Janelle MonĂ¡e stands her ground in this Afrofuturist vision she's been creating for about a decade. Other pop artists are tourists; she's building a city.

//Reviews

Made in America Festival: Labor Day Weekend - Philadelphia
19 Sep 2012 // 6:02 PM

Made in America’s line up just kept pushing the ante and winning every time. Each artist brought such talent to the stage that it was hard to miss any moments.

Janelle Monae: Metropolis
1 Oct 2007 // 5:59 PM

Janelle Monáe is bringing back the art of the album listening experience with Metropolis, a genre-bending conceptual piece that will be unveiled over the course of four separate suites with deluxe packaging and illustrations.

//Blogs

Janelle Monáe Walks That "Tight Rope" on 'The Late Show'
20 May 2010 // 4:15 AM

Ladies and gentlemen, there are seven wonders of the world. On May 18, 2010, late night television's David Letterman hosted the eighth. Janelle Monae, the hardest working

Janelle Monae: 9.April.2010 - New York
18 Apr 2010 // 8:20 PM

Janelle Monáe brought her most formidable talent to two sold-out shows at Joe's Pub in New York.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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