JanelleMonae

  • Celebrity Cousins! Janelle’s Monae and Marsai Martin are related!

    It may not seem like it upon first glance, but singer/actress Janelle Monáe and actress/producer Marsai Martin have several things in common . They’re both actresses on the small and big screen, with Martin holding it down as the sassy Diane Johnson on ABC’s “black-ish” and Monáe set to...
  • Video: Singer/Actress Janelle Monae speaks about her therapy

    Janelle Monáe seems to embody everything cool and calm in the world. The singer-actress has apparently mastered the art of owning herself — and Monáe credits self-care for that confidence we see. While promoting her latest film, Welcome to Marwen, out in theaters Friday, Monáe told ESSENCE that the first step...
  • Here’s what Janelle Monae uses to help keep her stress level low

    Janelle Monáe is on the cover of Fast Company’s new issue revealing “the 128 Secrets of the Most Productive People.” And the hot singer, who just hit No. 1 on the Billboard Adult R&B Songs chart, said she uses the app Slack to keep her stress level lower. “E-mail used to...
  • Janelle Monae hits no.1 on Billboard Charts for the first time!

    Janelle Monae claims her first No. 1 hit on Billboard’s Adult R&B Songs airplay chart as “I Like That” steps 3-1 on the list dated Nov. 17. The tune tops the ranking in its 23rd chart week thanks to an 11 percent boost in plays in the week ending Nov. 11, according to...
  • Janelle Monáe celebrates her ‘Lady and the Tramp’ role

    Janelle Monáe celebrated her new role in the live-action version of Disney’s “Lady and the Tramp” with gal pals at dinner at Midtown’s Ocean Prime. The movie will co-star Tessa Thompson and Justin Theroux. “She came in dressed in a canary-yellow jacket and a bowler hat. She raised a glass...
  • Janelle Monae finally opens up about her sexual orientation

    (CNN) Singer and actress Janelle Monae confirmed her sexual orientation for the first time in a new interview. “Being a black queer woman in America … someone who has been in relationships with both men and women – I consider myself to be a free-** motherf**ker,” she said in...
  • Janelle Monae comes clean about her sexuality!

    Janelle Monae confirmed longstanding rumors about her sexuality. “Being a queer black woman in America, someone who has been in relationships with both men and women – I consider myself to be a free-a** motherf—ker,” she told Rolling Stone in a revealing interview. The songstress, 32, whose latest album “Dirty Computer” comes...
  • Is it over with Usher and second wife Grace Miguel ???

    The writing was on the wall that Usher’s marriage was on the rocks, when he was seen following around an up-and-coming actress like a “lost puppy” at a VIP after-party in LA, Hollywood insiders tell Page Six. Usher and his second wife, Grace Miguel, confirmed this week that they’re ending their marriage of...
  • READ: Janelle Monae’s New Film

    After an epic 2016 complete with Oscar nominations and other accolades, Janelle Monae is coming back to the big screen in a new intriguing film. According to Shadow and Act, the 31-year-old will star in Robert Zemeckis’ film adaptation of the 2010 documentary Marwencol about a man who created an entire world...