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The Roots, Snoop Dogg & Janelle Monáe to Headline 7th Annual Roots Picnic

The Roots are bringing out all their friends for their 7th annual Roots Picnic.

03/03/2014

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Mariah Carey Wears Revealing Black Dress to BET Honors in D.C.

This past weekend, the streets of Washington, D.C. were abuzz as celebrities descended on the Warner Theatre for the BET Honors 2014. This year, the honorees included Aretha Franklin, Berry Gordy, Kenneth Chenault, Carrie Mae Weems, Ice Cube, Nelson Mandel, and Mariah Carey’s neckline.

02/10/2014

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Pharrell, Kendrick Lamar & Janelle Monae to Play the 2014 NBA All-Star Game

The upcoming NBA All-Star Game is celebrating 63 years with a few high profile performers: Pharrell, Kendrick Lamar and Janelle Monáe.

02/06/2014

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Check Out Janelle Monae’s New Video, feat. Miguel

Janelle Monae is finally getting the recognition she deserves with her latest album and her latest hit “Primetime,” featuring Miguel and Prince.

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Listen To Janelle Monae & Miguel Get Sultry On ‘Primetime’

As Janelle Monae counts the days until ‘The Electric Lady’ arrives on Sept. 10, she’s unveiled another collaboration from the album: “Primetime” featuring Miguel.

08/20/2013

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VIDEO: Janelle Monae ‘Electrifies’

The lovely Janelle Monae stopped by the WPGC studios last week to talk with our very own Sunni and the City.

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Janelle Monae Gets Remixed By Prince, Announces September ‘Electric Lady’ Release

“It’s a beautiful thing to have a friend — someone who cares about your career, and wants to see you go far and to push boundaries and shake up the world — give whatever they possibly can to the cause,” she said of Prince.

07/01/2013

BET Awards 2013: Big Duets & Bigger Star Power From Justin Timberlake, Mariah Carey, R. Kelly, Nicki Minaj & More

Performers outnumbered awards at Sunday’s BET Awards, which was jam-packed with everyone from Mariah Carey to Chris Brown with Nicki Minaj to R. Kelly to JT and many more.

07/01/2013

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Prince Drops Groove-Heavy New Track, “Ain’t Gonna Miss U When U’re Gone”

Hot on the heels of “Screw Driver,” “Breakfast Can Wait” and “FIXURLIFEUP,” Prince has released yet another new tune, “Ain’t Gonna Miss U When U’re Gone,” featuring singer-songwriter Ledisi.

06/13/2013

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5 Directions We’d Like To See Frank Ocean Go In On His Next Album

Frank Ocean‘s Channel ORANGE is by all accounts an R&B album, but not all of its 17 songs necessarily fall into a traditional format indicative of the genre. The GRAMMY-nominated release featured “Pyramids,” a nine-minute […]

04/26/2013

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