Janelle Monáe brings her truth to Washington

“For years, Janelle Monáe played an androgynous android, all suits, saddle shoes and pompadours, tap-dancing across the soul-music spectrum with a heavy dose of Afrofuturism. But no matter how good her music was, the arm’s-length distance between Monáe’s art and her audience sold her short. That was then, and the Monáe that astonished on Friday night at the Anthem is now.”

Read more in The Washington Post.

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