Janelle Monae

Chrissy Teigen: ‘It just sucks that we had to prove ourselves’

November 13, 2018

At the Glamour Women of the Year Awards, Chrissy Teigen talks about the year of the woman, Janelle Monae hypes Michelle Obama's memoir, while Alicia Silverstone urges personal action on climate change. (Nov. 13)

Janelle Monae’s new video part of ‘emotion picture’ featuring Tessa Thompson

February 24, 2018

Janelle Monae's new music video "Make Me Feel" is part of a longer "emotion picture" featuring actress Tessa Thompson. (Feb. 23)

Janelle Monae takes on the art world

December 8, 2017

Janelle Monae is exploring the intersection between technology and surveillance in a new art installation she created in partnership with the women’s website Refinery29. (Dec. 8)

Monae: ‘I always wanted to go to the Oscars’

February 24, 2017

At the tenth anniversary of Essence’s Black Women in Hollywood Awards, honoree Janelle Monae and host Gabrielle Union talk about the Academy Awards and inclusion. (Feb. 24)

Big choices, formative moments for Ali and Monae

January 5, 2017

'Moonlight' stars, Mahershala Ali and Janelle Monae, talk about formative moments in their lives. (Jan. 4)

Monae, Henson and Costner on race, gender equality

December 21, 2016

Janelle Monae, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Costner and others discuss "Hidden Figures" - their new movie about female African-American NASA mathematicians in the 1960s. (Dec. 21)

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