Enter to Win a Copy of “Here Comes The Electric Lady” by Janelle Monáe


At long last, Janelle Monáe—the inimitable, award-winning, songwriter, performer, producer, CoverGirl and avant-garde funkstress—is back again, releases her new  album “The Electric Lady” featuring “Q.U.E.E.N’, “Dance Apocalyptic” and “Prime” (available now).

With “THE ELECTRIC LADY,” Janelle Monáe more than affirms the rapturous acclaim that greeted her now-legendary 2010 debut, “THE ARCHANDROID.” The album sees the inimitable singer/songwriter/producer/performer/CoverGirl creating an epic new “emotion picture” inspired by her raw personal dreams and experiences and the stories of such courageous, powerful women as groundbreaking icons Dorothy Dandridge, Sally Ride and Cindi Mayweather. The musical language is equally innovative, an urgent, inventive future-pop fraught with mind-melting funk, rebel raps, punk energy, soaring guitars, day-glo synthesizers, psychedelic soul string arrangements, and Monaé’s own astonishing, utterly idiosyncratic artistry.

In addition to the aforementioned collaborations with Badu and Miguel, “THE ELECTRIC LADY” further sees Monáe teaming with such like-minded artists as Solange (“Electric Lady”), Esperanza Spalding (”Dorothy Dandridge Eyes”), and her lifelong hero, the one and only Prince (“Given Em What They Want”). “THE ELECTRIC LADY” was co-produced by Monáe alongside her fellow Wondaland Arts Society members, Deep Cotton (Chuck Lightning & Nate Wonder) and Roman GianArthur. Monáe, Lightning, and Wonder Executive Produced with Sean “Diddy” Combs; the Co-Executive Producer is Antwan “Big Boi” Patton; Asscociate Album Producers are Mitch “Mitchowski” Martin and Roman GianArthur.

To Win a Copy, Comment Below with the next lyric after… “But I need to know, if the world says it’s time to go…” Winners will be chosen at random Friday, September 20th at 5:30pm ET.


13          Philadelphia, PA                             Electric Factory
14          Washington, DC                             Lincoln Theatre
16          Boston, MA                                      House of Blues
18          Montreal, QC                                   Olympia Theatre
19          Toronto, ON                                    Kool Haus
21          Chicago, IL                                       Vic Theatre
22          Minneapolis, MN                           Skyway Theater
24          Englewood, CO                               Gothic Theatre
25          Salt Lake City, UT                          In The Venue
29          Portland, OR                                    Roseland Theater
30          Seattle, WA                                      Showbox SoDo

1             San Francisco, CA                          Warfield Theatre
2             Los Angeles, CA                              Club Nokia @ L.A. Live
5             Anaheim, CA                                    House of Blues
6             San Diego, CA                                  House of Blues
7             Phoenix, AZ                                     The Crescent Ballroom
9             Dallas, TX                                         House of Blues
12          Austin, TX                                        Austin City Limits Live @ The Moody Theater
13          Houston, TX                                    House of Blues
15          Kansas City, MO                             Uptown Theater
17          Nashville, TN                                  Ryman Auditorium
19          Raleigh, NC                                      The Ritz
20          Charlotte, NC                                   The Fillmore Charlotte
22          Orlando, FL                                     Hard Rock Live
23          Miami Beach, FL                            Fillmore Miami Beach @ The Jackie Gleason Theatre
⦁    Atlanta, GA                                       The Tabernacle

Additional Dates To Be Announced Soon

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