Tagged: Janelle Monae

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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 »

POSTED August 23, 2011 11:39AM IN ART+CULTURE, CONTESTS Comments (54) TAGS: , , , , ,
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Video: Big Boi f. Janelle Monae, “Be Still”

Big Boi‘s looking about-his-business and right at home—walking through a digital ghetto with his sis Janelle Monae silently stunting in her Chanel cape, drinking Crown Royal and talking to girls in what looks like somebody’s … read more »

POSTED April 22, 2011 1:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,
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Video: Cee Lo Green, “Bodies”

The “Bodies” video features an increasingly out-there Cee Lo Green as the One Heel Killa, sexing models for shoes and getting stabbed by a Karl Lagerfeld for H&M switchblade. It’s shot like they switched the … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2011 4:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Grammys Trash Talk: B.O.B. with Janelle Monae and Bruno Mars Overshadowed by Big Boi Talking About Chemtrails

Bruno Mars was born in Hawaii but he got lumped into a strange vision of Atlanta as the center of a new steam punk/doo-wop America on TV. B.O.B.’s stylist put him in a monocle that … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2011 11:36AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , ,

Video: Janelle Monae, "Cold War"

We’ve written many times about why we believe in Janelle Monáe but we think we’d rather show you. Her new video strips her down to the barest emotions as she sings “Cold War” directly into … read more »

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Video: Janelle Monae f. B.o.B. and Lupe Fiasco, "Tightrope" (Wondamix)

If you haven’t figured out why Janelle Monáe has been featured in Vogue three times yet then maybe you’ll get it soon. The woman is pretty sexy and has the ability to look good in … read more »

POSTED July 1, 2010 12:40PM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , , ,

Video: Janelle Monae Adds a Wrinkle to Charlie Chaplin's "Smile"

The original “Smile” composed by Charlie Chaplin has seen it’s fair share of happy times and sad times. It’s a somber tune with a silver lining sung by the best of the best entertainers of … read more »

POSTED June 22, 2010 12:31PM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,

Janelle Monae f. B.oB. & Lupe Fiasco, "Tightrope" (Wondamix) MP3

With that sweet riff where Big Boi comes on the original, looping through the entire tune on distorted electric guitar glory this remix is actually just ridiculous. Also anybody else hear that stuttered drum beat … read more »

POSTED June 3, 2010 11:15AM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,

The Morning After: Janelle Monae, "Tightrope" on Ellen

Check in with us daily to see Suite903 artists take over TV. Today we’re watching Janelle Monae perform “Tightrope” on Ellen.

POSTED May 26, 2010 11:44AM IN SUITE903 Comments (1) TAGS: ,

The Morning After: Janelle Monae, "Tightrope" on Late Show with David Letterman

Whenever we watch Janelle Monae perform, the feeling can be described exactly like a five-year-old with a snow globe for the first time. Someone sees us staring at it and begins to shake it. We … read more »

POSTED May 19, 2010 11:38AM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , ,