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R n B is back!

Before this song, I hadn't really heard of Janelle Monae besides her songs on the Outkast soundtrack, Idlewild. But this song really lets us hear her as herself, as her own artist (besides the fact that Diddy signed her). The song also gives us a new side of Big Boi, while he raps over a different type of beat for him too rap over after hearing him over Hip-Hop beats with more bass. My overall opinion of the song is that it's funky, its fresh and its fun.

Dopely Funkie!

Whoever produces this lady is dope. Her voice is crys' and energetic and the tracks are produced to match. Well done, Janelle Monae!


LOVE, LOVE, LOVE her!!!! Janelle is a breath of fresh air :)


Born: December 01, 1985 in Kansas City, KS

Genre: R&B/Soul

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Growing up, Janelle Monáe (born Janelle Robinson) felt constrained by the limited resources offered to her in her greater Kansas City, Kansas home. When she finished high school, she moved to New York to attend the American Musical and Dramatic Academy with the intention of pursuing musical theater, but in 2004, after performing in a couple of off-Broadway shows and realizing there weren't roles available to her that she wanted, she moved to Atlanta to try her luck there. She soon joined a band and...
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Tightrope (feat. Big Boi) - Single, Janelle Monáe
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  • $1.29
  • Genres: R&B/Soul, Music
  • Released: Feb 12, 2010

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