Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe's got her work cut out tonight. Half the crowd's only coming for Nile Rodgers & Chic's headline set, and those who have made it into the Roundhouse for the 27-year-old don't seem up for getting funky before 8pm. Their loss. Pocket...

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Janelle Monae - 'The Electric Lady'

Janelle Monae - 'The Electric Lady'

Last year, Janelle Monáe sang on a Grammy Award-winning Number One hit. It remains her most high-profile moment, but also her least impressive one. That’s partly because she’s only on Fun’s ‘We Are Young’ for 20 seconds, but also...

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Fun. ft Janelle Monae - 'We Are Young'

Fun. ft Janelle Monae - 'We Are Young'

It’s not clear what compelled Janelle Monáe to work with these New York-based Panic! At The Disco soundalikes. They’re hardly natural bedfellows, and her input is limited to a brief vocal. It’s a winning formula though – this stirring emo...

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Album review: Janelle Monae - 'The Archandroid' (Atlantic/Bad Boy)

Album review: Janelle Monae - 'The Archandroid'...

Last year, after taking in a Grizzly Bear show, Jay-Z said indie could teach hip-hop a thing or two. It was a pivotal moment, but for the wrong reasons – the pathetic fervour around his suggestion showed that supposedly open-minded music...

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