janelle monae

COVERGIRL Janelle Monae set the social media site Twitter abuzz, recently tweeting a picture of her new ELLE Canada cover, the first time she has received the cover for women’s magazine in her career. The Grammy Award-nominated singer will appear on the February 2013 Canadian edition of the magazine.

Clearly happy with the cover’s design, Monae, 27, tweeted the following late last night:

twitter

twitter

We are so happy this uber-talented superstar sets the tone for black-womaness and fabulousness around the globe in 2013 …

  • Orange Starr Happy Hunting

    Congrats to her on the fab cover, super cute!!!!

  • http://gravatar.com/jamesfrmphilly jamesfrmphilly

    does she always wear the same thing?

  • GeekMommaRants

    Yes James, she does. Ms. Monae says that he wardrobe represents a workers uniform.

  • omfg

    she’s so pretty, and talented.

  • inciquay

    I love her, but I tire of the January and February magazine covers that feature Black women because it’s notoriously a slow mag sales month. Janelle Monae should be able to sell covers in September too.

  • Orange Starr Happy Hunting

    She doesn’t always wear the exactly same thing, variations of a tux inspired look, but always the same colors black and white.

  • http://gravatar.com/missinformation7 Ms. Information

    Essence clearly missed the boat on this one….

  • GeekMommaRants

    I type corrected, thanks

  • Ms Married

    Can she look different, ever?

  • Nice

    She is too cute.!

  • http://www.myblackfriendsays.com myblackfriendsays

    Congrats, Janelle!

    What do all those letters after the smiley in her tweet mean? Is that a way to show you’re excited?

  • GlowBelle

    LOVE Janelle Monae, I’m so glad she’s finally getting some recognition! Just wish that American publications would give her some cover shine…

  • blasian92

    who cares what month!! I am happy that they’ll actually put a black girl on the cover of anything. Why pick apart this women’s cover.

  • dee

    she is gorgeous.

  • THe Comment

    Took those sorry fools long enough to put her on the cover. Which look fabulous.

  • http://herdiamondback.blogspot.com/ Rubi

    I have seen Janelle perform live and love her music. She is a hard-worker and complete inspiration. Look forward to seeing her on more covers in 2013.

  • d

    I’m so happy for Janelle Monae. The cover has captured her essence.

  • Charle

    I love Janelle! Hopefully we’ll be seeing some new music from her this year, as well. :)

  • LadyT

    As a Canadian. Im glad she is on the Elle Canada cover!!! We need to see more WC on the Canadian version of magazines!

  • Rosey

    She’s beyond gorgeous! I would like to see her look evolve a bit.

  • tee

    I love her she is beautiful, which is why I wish she could take her style to another level, this black & white thing is getting tired.

  • Pingback: Janelle Monae: “I Want Them To Focus On My Music, Not My Body” | My Black Networks® -The Latest News from The African Diaspora

  • Pingback: Career Women Monday: Michelle Smith, Stella McCartney & Janelle Monae | Sereine Magazine

Latest Stories

Why Oiling Your Scalp May Not Be Such A Bad Idea

by

Nigerian Officials Confirm Release of 44 Abducted School Girls

by

Watch: ‘Black People Mate’ a Parody About the Ridiculous Stats on Black Women & Dating

by

University President Under Fire for Wanting to Make School Less White In the Future

by
More in janelle monae
Janelle
Janelle Monáe Named The New Face of CoverGirl

Janelle Monae
5 Pairs of Loafers Janelle Monae Would Love

Close