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#SayHerName: Janelle Monáe’s Cousin Killed in Kansas City Drive-By Shooting

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“Gun violence has struck home. My beautiful 1st cousin was murdered. She was a mother of 3. Loved by her community. #NatashaHays #sayhername” — Janelle Monáe Janelle Monáe wants gun violence after her cousin, a mother-of-three, was killed in a Kansas drive-by shooting. Natasha Hays and...

Beyoncé, Rihanna, Janelle Monae And More: “23 Ways You Could Be Killed If Black In America”

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Beyoncé, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Janelle Monae and more have come together to make a powerful statement about what it means to be black in America. The video “23 Ways You Could Be Killed If You Are Black In America” highlights the innocuous, every day actions...

Janelle Monae Is Headed To The Big Screen In A Movie About The Woman Behind The Space Program

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One of our favorite brown girl wonders Janelle Monae, has landed a role opposite Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spenfer in Hidden Figures, a film about the African American women who helped launch America into space. The movies hits theaters in January of 2017 on...

Watch: Janelle Monáe Dances Through the Decades In Pepsi’s New Super Bowl Commercial

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It’s no secret, we love Janelle Monáe. Her music is fly, her style is flawless, and her commitment to Black folks is nothing short of dope. So when we see Monáe prospering we can’t help but share it. The Super Bowl is going down this weekend, and one of...

Watch: Wondaland Presents St. Beauty’s Debut Video For ‘Going Nowhere’

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Janelle Monáe x Wondaland St. Beauty duo Alexe Belle and Isis Valentino have just released their video for their debut single “Going Nowhere.” “Going Nowhere” was released earlier this year along with Janelle Monáe’s “Yoga” and Jidenna’s “Classic Man” on Wondaland Presents: The Eephus, a compilation...

Janelle Monáe #BrokeParisFashionWeek

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Slay, just slay.