Janelle Monáe Stuns In A Hooded Sparkling Ballgown & Twitter Is Absolutely Obsessed

Actress and singer Janelle Monáe went for high fashion at this Sunday’s Oscars in a stunning metallic ballgown, complete with a hooded accent. Immediately after debuting the ensemble, Monáe began to trend on Twitter, and fans are already calling her dress the best of the evening. Though Monáe was not nominated for any Oscars this […]

Janelle Monae Blows Followers Away In Sporty Ivy Park Crop Top & Biker Shorts

For Janelle Monae’s latest Instagram post, the singer is rocking Beyonce’s brand Ivy Park. The “Make Me Feel” hitmaker shared a series of photos of herself to her social media account that saw her own a number of different looks. In the first shot, Monae stunned in a sporty, orange crop top with biker shorts […]

Lupita Nyong’o And Janelle Monaé Dance Together At London Concert

The internet nearly went into meltdown mode after rumors swirled that Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong’o and actress and singer Janelle Monaé were possibly dating. Now, another clue has been dropped by the two actresses suggesting they might be more than friends after they danced together at one of Monaé’s London concerts, per Page Six. […]

Janet Jackson Looks Ethereal On ‘The Sunday Times’ Cover With World Exclusive Interview

Ahead of her highly anticipated Glastonbury performance, Janet Jackson graced the cover of The Sunday Times Magazine in the U.K. The “What Have You Done For Me Lately” chart-topper looks ethereal yet powerful on the cover. Her pose is slightly statue-esque as she poses with her head up. She appears to be wearing a denim […]

Remake Of Disney’s ‘Lady And The Tramp’ To Do Over ‘Racist’ Siamese Cat Song

We live in a time where the Walt Disney Company is taking their animated classics and turning them into live-action remakes for a different generation. One of those is Lady and the Tramp, a remake that will only be available on the company’s new streaming service Disney+, which is due out in November. Now, it […]

Janet Jackson Posts Exquisite Photo With Janelle Monae And Lil’ Kim

Janet Jackson has uploaded a beautiful photo with Janelle Monae and Lil’ Kim. The talent in the photo really is too much. Jackson has referenced Kim’s ’90s smash hit “Ladies Night” in the caption to give her followers a bit of nostalgia. She thanked them for a beautiful night as this photo was taken the […]

Janelle Monáe Calls Janet Jackson The ‘Queen Of Black Girl Magic’

Last night, Janelle Monáe inducted Janet Jackson into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a heartfelt speech. The ceremony took place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Rolling Stone has reported the “Make Me Feel” hitmaker’s speech, where she called Jackson the “queen of black girl magic.” “Hello. I’m here tonight […]

Janelle Monae Shares Stunning Photos Of Her In Designer Garb During Paris Fashion Week

Janelle Monae has spent the past week basking in Paris couture. The “Make Me Feel” singer shared photos on her Instagram account of her time in the fashion capital, where she has been seen gallivanting from one Paris Fashion Week show to another. In her latest post, Monae shared a snap of her wearing a […]

Janelle Monae’s Production Company Signs First-Look Deal With Universal

Janelle Monae is currently one of the biggest names in the entertainment industry. Since her rise to fame, the 32-year-old has managed to add a number of titles to her resume, including actress and model. Over the years, she has released a number of successful albums, and her most recent release, Dirty Computer, earned great […]

Dakota Johnson Asks Women Who Have Been Sexually Assaulted To Call Her, Gives Out Her Cell Phone Number

Dakota Johnson would like all women who had been victims of sexual assault to please give her a call, so that she may help “tell your story.” As reported by E! News, the 2018 Global Citizens Festival was held in New York City’s Central Park on Saturday and while the main purpose of the annual […]

Janelle Monae Tells ‘Rolling Stone’ She’s Pansexual, Dedicates Album To People Struggling With Sexuality

Janelle Monae has come out as pansexual on Lesbian Visibility Day, and Queer Twitter is here for it. Entertainment Tonight has brought word that the R&B songstress and Cover Girl model has “come out” officially. But Janelle Monae is going one step further in her official “coming out” party and has announced that she’s dedicating […]

Octavia Spencer Honors Late Mom With Free Screening Of ‘Hidden Figures’ For Low-Income Families

Octavia Spencer has bought an entire showing of Hidden Figures at a Los Angeles theater for low-income families, according to People magazine. The 46-year-old actress made the generous gift in honor of her late mother, and said families in need were invited to Friday’s 8 P.M. showing at a Baldwin Hills movie theater. Octavia Spencer […]

Watch The Trailer For ‘Hidden Figures’ Starring Taraji P. Henson

The trailer for Hidden Figures is here. The film, which is based on a true story, follows “a team of African-American women [who] provide NASA with important mathematical data needed to launch the program’s first successful space missions,” according to iMDb. Empire star Taraji P. Henson plays Katherine Johnson, a whiz with numbers. Johnson is […]

President Obama Drops Chill Summer Playlist Featuring Jay-Z And Chance The Rapper

President Barack Obama has had a pretty good summer so far: his approval rating is on the rise and Joe Biden gave him a sweet birthday gift, and to celebrate he shared two summer playlists today on his personal Twitter account. While it may be hot in Washington, D.C., this summer, Obama’s playlist is pretty […]

Janelle Monáe Reflects On Prince, Honoring Him At BET Awards With ‘Fearlessness’

Janelle Monáe honored Prince during this year’s BET Awards last Sunday (June 26), and in a recent interview, she opened up about what it meant to her and what went into preparing for the surely pressure-filled performance. It was announced in early June, as the Inquisitr reported, that the BET Awards would honor the legendary […]

Jazz Fest 2016 Pays Tribute To Prince

The death of legendary singer Prince has left fans and fellow musicians devastated worldwide. And at Jazz Fest 2016, which started on Friday in New Orleans, many of the acts paid tribute to him. According to Billboard, The Deslondes performed the gospel classic “What Are They Doing in Heaven Today?” in tribute to the 80s […]

Octavia Spencer, Kevin Costner Set To Reunite In NASA Drama ‘Hidden Figures’

It was previously announced that Oscar winner Octavia Spencer signed on to play a mathematician opposite Taraji P. Henson in Fox 2000’s Hidden Figures. Now, Empire Online confirms that the film will reunite the actress with Kevin Costner. The two co-starred in the 2014 drama Black Or White, which grossed $21.6 million in the U.S. […]

Janelle Monae Joins Activists At #JusticeForFlint And Gives A Powerful Performance

Janelle Monae, along with surprise guest Stevie Wonder, gave a powerful performance at the #JusticeForFlint event in Flint, Michigan, on Sunday night, Feb. 28. The BlackOut for Human Rights event, hosted by filmmaker Ryan Coogler and director Ava Duvernay, was in response to the ongoing water crisis in Flint. Monae and Wonder were joined by […]

Duran Duran To Receive Video Visionary Honor At MTV EMAs

English new wavers Duran Duran will be honored with the first MTV Video Visionary Award Sunday night at the MTV European Music Video Awards. Music-News reports that the “Rio” hitmakers are being recognized for their pioneering, unique sound and strong visuals which have influenced a generation of musicians. In a statement released to the Hollywood […]

Iggy Azalea’s ‘Fancy’ Slammed By DJ Mustard, Janelle Monáe

It looks like Iggy Azalea has one more problem to worry about. The Australian rapper has been slammed by both DJ Mustard and Janelle Monáe for her breakout single “Fancy.” Iggy Azalea found herself in a new Twitter feud with DJ Mustard. On Tuesday night (August 18), he took to the social networking site to […]

Janelle Monae’s Police Brutality Speech Cut From ‘Today’ Show [Video]

Janelle Monae tried to use her performance on the Today show as a way to voice her views on police brutality. However, as she started giving her speech, the producers cut from the singer, panned over to one of the show’s anchors, and then cut to commercial. Monae was on the show to give “Hell […]

Janelle Monae Silenced By NBC During Attempted Black Lives Matter Speech

NBC wants no affiliation with the trending Black Live Matters movement that has many music artists like Janelle Monae protesting through beats and melodies. During a performance on NBC’sToday Show Janelle Monae attempted to give a speech on the subject of Black Lives Matter, but NBC’s control room clearly thought “Hell You Talmbout,” and cut […]

Janelle Monae Leads Protests For #BlackLivesMatter Movement, Releases Powerful New Song

Janelle Monae and her fellow Wondaland band mates, including Jidenna, marched in protest against police brutality on August 12 in Philadelphia. In a preview of the song “Hell You Talmbout,” the Guardian reports that Monae addressed the protesters with passion. “They say a question lives forever, until it gets the answer it deserves. Won’t you […]

Janelle Monae ‘Male Consumption’ Quote Goes Viral, As ‘Yoga’ Music Single Sizzles With Style [Video]

Janelle Monae responded to a Twitter troll with a “male consumption” comment that has gone viral. At the same time, the sexy singer’s “Yoga” single music video is shining in the spotlight generated by her spunky attitude, reported Time. The social media melee began when a user tweeted his views on her preference for suits. […]

Janelle Monae Cancels Australian Tour

American R&B and soul singer Janelle Monae has canceled all shows on her Australian tour due to an unexpected illness. Monae had to back out of her first two shows with New Zealand pop star Kimbra, according to The New Zealand Herald, initially postponing the rest of her shows until she could get medical attention. […]

Janelle Monae Pays Homage To David Bowie

Janelle Monae paid homage to David Bowie in a new Pepsi MAX advert and said it was “truly a dream,” reports Contactmusic.com. Monae, an R&B singer, appears in the Pepsi MAX commercial as a busker singing Bowie’s famous track ‘Heroes’ for small change. This is a scene Monae can understand as she began her career […]

Bruno Mars Leaves Down Under In A “Frenzy”

Bruno Mars and his Jungle Men continued grooving through their Moonshine Jungle Tour, wrapping up the Australia/New Zealand leg with a sold out Saturday Night crowd at Auckland’s Vector Arena – A crowd that Grammy winner Mars and his very capable band worked into a “frenzy”, according to the New Zealand Herald. Following an illness […]

Kanye West, Eminem Both Too Costly For NFL Super Bowl Party

Kanye West wanted a million bucks to rap at a Super Bowl party hosted by the National Football League’s owners in February — but Eminem demanded twice that much. Neither of them got the gig, the entertainment news web site TMZ reports. The performance was supposed to take place after a dinner event in the […]

Janelle Monae On Vocal Rest, Postpones Tour Dates

Janelle Monae has been forced to postpone concerts in California and Arizona in order to comply with “strict doctor’s orders for mandatory vocal rest.” Monae added, “Not doing so could possibly result in damage to my vocal cords.” The R&B singer was scheduled to perform in Anaheim, San Diego, and Phoenix. “But alas, apparently even […]

Janelle Monae, Miguel Are Futuristic Lovers In ‘Primetime’

R&B star Janelle Monae has a new duet with Miguel, “PrimeTime,” and the pair are featured in a novel new video. In Monae’s new video, Janelle and Miguel sing the slow and sexy track over a strange, David Lynch flavored nightclub… with a sort of Blade Runner twist. The “PrimeTime” video featuring Janelle Monae and […]

Janelle Monae Addresses Gay Rumors: ‘Love Has No Sexual Orientation’ [Video]

Janelle Monae has done a good job keeping her personal life private, but there is one subject the R&B singer has chosen to discuss: her sexuality. Well, almost. Monae stopped by Sway in the Morning to talk about her new album, The Electric Lady. Tracy G changed the subject and told Monae, “I want to […]

Janelle Monae Album Streaming Online Ahead Of Release [Listen Now]

Janelle Monae’s new album The Electric Lady won’t hit stores until September 10 but fans can listen to the new music online today. The ArchAndroid singer decided to put her new album online (you can listen to it below) a few days ahead of its release. The Electric Lady features guest appearances from Prince, Erykah […]