Janelle Monáe investigates America’s current social turbulence in the video for “Turntables.” The song is from the documentary, All In: The Fight For Democracy directed by Lisa Cortés and Liz Garbus. The filmmakers focus on the history and current activism against voter suppression. The feature will debut this Friday, SeptemberContinue Reading

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[youtube id=”gFNEkDvIpsw”] Watch Janelle Monaé in a new trailer for Antebellum. The horror film stars Monaé as a prominent author caught up in a nightmare she must escape. The plot is not clear but there are scenes from the antebellum period in the south and the current world. It is theContinue Reading

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[youtube id=”O6Rt06Xwl4w”] Watch Janelle Monáe perform “Come Alive” at The Oscars. She is joined by a troupe of dancers, horn players and Billy Porter. Her almost six-minute performance woke up the audience and brought them to their feet with a standing ovation when she was done.  Related posts: A WalkContinue Reading

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The 2019 Grammy Awards surprised many hip-hop fans when Cardi B became the first woman to win the Best Rap Album award. The unexpectedness continued with the award for Best Rap Song was a tie and went to anderson.paak and to Kendrick Lamar, Future and Jay Rock. Drake appeared toContinue Reading

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