Janelle Monáe
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Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe Biography (Wikipedia)

Janelle Monáe Robinson (born December 1, 1985) is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, actor, and record producer. Monáe is signed to Atlantic Records, as well as to their own imprint, the Wondaland Arts Society. Monáe has received eight Grammy Award nominations. Monáe won an MTV Video Music Award and the ASCAP Vanguard Award in 2010. Monáe was also honored with the Billboard Women in Music Rising Star Award in 2015 and the Trailblazer of the Year Award in 2018. In 2012, Monáe became a CoverGirl spokesperson. Boston City Council named October 16, 2013 "Janelle Monáe Day" in the city of Boston, Massachusetts, in recognition of their artistry and social leadership.

Monáe's musical career began in 2003 upon releasing a demo album titled The Audition. In 2007, Monáe publicly debuted with a conceptual EP titled Metropolis: Suite I (The Chase). It peaked at number two on the US Top Heatseekers chart, and in 2010, through Bad Boy Records, Monáe released a first full-length studio album, The ArchAndroid, a concept album and sequel to their first EP. In 2011, Monáe was featured as a guest vocalist on fun.'s single "We Are Young", which achieved major commercial success, topping the charts of more than ten countries and garnering Monáe a wider audience. Their second studio album, The Electric Lady, was released in 2013 and debuted at number five on the Billboard 200, serving as the fourth and fifth installments of the seven-part Metropolis concept series.

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Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience
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UK 2020
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2020
Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience

Glastonbury: The Glastonbury Experience

Glastonbury: 2019
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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2019
Glastonbury: 2019

Glastonbury: 2019

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 2011
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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Jun
2011

Glastonbury: 2011

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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