Janelle Monáe's new album, The Electric Lady, features collaborations with Prince, Erykah Badu, Miguel and Esperanza Spalding. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Electric Lady' Janelle Monae On Creating The Unheard
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Janelle Monae performed lived on World Cafe. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Janelle Monae On World Cafe
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'All Songs' Listeners Pick The Best Albums Of 2010
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Janelle Monae: Post-Modern Pop
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Strange creatures take the stage in Of Montreal's spectacular performance at the 9:30 Club, in Washington, D.C. Shantel Mitchell hide caption

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Hear Of Montreal In Concert
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Janelle Monae performs in New Orleans in October 2009. Soon afterward, she revealed the title and concept of her new album, The ArchAndroid. Sean Gardner/Getty Images hide caption

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Janelle Monae: Dreaming In Science Fiction
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In "Tightrope," Janelle Monae assesses her career alongside OutKast's Big Boi. Andrew Zaeh hide caption

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Tightrope
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