March 23, 2012
Fun. ft Janelle Monae - 'We Are Young'
Janelle goes for an emo duet with Fun.
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 ballad went to Number One in the US. This year’s Owl City then, if that concept doesn’t chill your blood.
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