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Stream Two Remixes of Janelle Monáe and Miguel’s “PrimeTime”

FADER PREMIERE Pompadour partners Janelle Monáe and Miguel’s “PrimeTime,” their slinky vocal showcase from last year’s The Electric Lady LP, gets some new life today with a pair of quite different remixes. 20-year-old Polish producer … read more »

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Live: Janelle Monae Celebrates New Album with Diddy, Big Boi

As dozens of Janelle Monae lookalikes greeted music fans entering New York’s Pier 84 last night, there was no questioning whose show you were at. From the signature coiffed hair to suspenders, the Monae-esque staffers—along … read more »

POSTED September 10, 2013 11:49AM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,
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Stream: Janelle Monáe f. Miguel, “Primetime”

Miguel joins Janelle Monáe on the latest from her September 10th LP The Electric Lady, a slow-burn ballad called “Primetime” that interpolates The Pixies’ “Where Is My Mind” oooohs. Not sure how they’ll work an … read more »

POSTED August 19, 2013 4:12PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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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, … read more »

POSTED June 28, 2013 11:39AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: ,
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Stream: Janelle Monáe f. Erykah Badu, “Q.U.E.E.N.”

Update 5/1/2013: Watch the black, white and gold “Q.U.E.E.N.” video, directed by Alan Ferguson. ———— Even if it makes others uncomfortable/ I will love who I am is the thesis of “Q.U.E.E.N.,” the first single … read more »

POSTED April 23, 2013 11:02AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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SONOS and FADER Present: Wondaland West with Janelle Monáe: Part 3

At home in Atlanta, Janelle Monáe has the Wondaland Arts Society, a collective of friends and musicians producing a variety of excellent jams. Last week, Monáe, along with Roman Gianarthur and Deep Cotton, replicated the … read more »

POSTED February 20, 2013 11:52AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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SONOS and FADER Present: Wondaland West with Janelle Monáe: Part 2

At home in Atlanta, Janelle Monáe has the Wondaland Arts Society, a collective of friends and musicians producing a variety of excellent jams. Last week, Monáe, along with Roman Gianarthur and Deep Cotton, replicated the … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2013 12:13PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,
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SONOS and FADER Present: Wondaland West with Janelle Monáe

At home in Atlanta, Janelle Monáe has the Wondaland Arts Society, a collective of friends and musicians producing a variety of excellent jams. Last week, Monáe, along with Roman Gianarthur and Deep Cotton, replicated the … read more »

POSTED February 11, 2013 4:53PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (6) TAGS: , ,
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Live: Afro-Punk 2012

By 5PM last Sunday, the halfway point of Afro-Punk’s Day 2 schedule, the entry line to the festival stretched around three entire sides of Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn’s Fort Greene neighborhood. Unimpeded by any … read more »

POSTED August 28, 2012 11:03AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Win VIP Tickets to Brooklyn’s Afro-Punk Festival

This year’s Afro-Punk Festival includes a killer lineup, featuring well-known acts such as Toro Y Moi, Cee Lo Green, Santigold, Das Racist, Kenna and Janelle Monae. The outdoor concert will take place August 27-28, in … read more »

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