In the new Issue of Honey Magazine Janelle Monae speaks on OutKast, her latest “Tight rope” video, and her new album.
Words from HoneyMag, “Janelle Monáe is beautifully bizarre. A tiny, Oreo-clad enigma in saddle shoes and tails. And then, of course, there’s the ever-present bouffant with a personality of its own. You may recognize the ArchAndroid by her uniform and chigon, but until you’ve witnessed her perfectly-poofed pompadour explode into an untamed corkscrew mane, you haven’t earned the right to call yourself a fan.”
"A cultish crew of tuxedo-clad disciples" seeking of Janelle's entourage The Wondaland Art Society
Describe the sound of the new album? I like to think of my music as very trans-formative. If you listen to the album from the beginning to the end, you will be transformed. It’s an album that’s deals with . . . read the rest
What does your closet look like? Is the tux really your daily uniform? Exactly like that. I bathe in it, I swim in it, and I could be buried in it. A tux is such a standard uniform, it’s so classy and it’s a lifestyle I enjoy. The tux keeps me balanced. I look at myself as a canvas. I don’t want to cloud . . .