Video: Janelle Monáe, “Dance Apocalyptic”

Update 7/2/2013: Watch Monáe's "Dance Apocalyptic," directed by Wendy Morgan and featuring Monáe playing a handful of characters, above via Pitchfork.


Earlier this morning, Janelle Monáe announced the release date of her new album, The Electric Lady, out September 10th on Universal. Now she's shared another track from the album, the effusive "Dance Apocalyptic." Hear it below, followed by Monáe's album release announcement, a "Dance Apocalyptic" teaser and a short video about Monáe's Wondaland Arts Society.

Stream: Janelle Monáe, "Dance Apocalyptic"

Video: Janelle Monáe, “Dance Apocalyptic”