Janelle Monáe‘s anticipated sophomore album The Electric Lady isn’t due out until September 10 but you can listen to it in full now! The 27-year-old singer and Covergirl is allowing fans to stream the new record via VH1 a week before its scheduled release. The 19-track effort was executive produced with Sean “Diddy” Combs and Big Boi and features cameos from Prince (“Givin Em What They Love“), Erykah Badu (“Q.U.E.E.N.“), Solange (“Electric Lady“), Miguel (“PrimeTime“), and Esperanza Spalding (“Dorothy Dandridge Eyes“). “The new album deals with a new breed of women,” Janelle told BUST magazine. “Strong, bold women who are taking their stands and not being marginalized.” Fans of Janelle should be super pleased with The Electric Lady, it’s a powerful genre-skipping concept record featuring everything you love about her wrapped in a cohesive 19-track set. Stop wasting time – Listen to the album below!
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1. Suite IV Electric Overture
2. Givin Em What They Love [feat. Prince] 3. Q.U.E.E.N. [feat. Erykah Badu] 4. Electric Lady [feat. Solange] 5. Good Morning Midnight (Interlude)
6. PrimeTime [feat. Miguel] 7. We Were Rock & Roll
8. The Chrome Shoppe (Interlude)
9. Dance Apocalyptic
10. Look Into My Eyes
11. Suite V Electric Overture
12. It’s Code
13. Ghetto Woman
14. Our Favorite Fugitive (Interlude)
16. Can’t Live Without Your Love”
17. Sally Ride
18. Dorothy Dandridge Eyes [feat. Esperanza Spalding] 19. What an Experience