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SBH BLOG                                                             Janelle Monáe Rocks Chicago!


Music star Janelle Monáe threw one of the best album listening event in recent memory (and SBH has been to some pretty fabulous parties…) in celebration of her upcoming CD “The Electric Lady.” Held last night at Chicago’s Society Night Club, the event attracted a tightly edited group of media from print, radio and beauty.

BTasty appetizers, drinks (courtesy of Courvoisier and Heineken), a special CoverGirl “Clean Whipped Dessert Bar” (stocked with sweets and beauty treats!) and tunes spun by DJ Phanthom kept the hip crowd amused until Janelle Monáe made her entrance amidst applause and camera flashes. After she stepped up to the small stage and greeted everyone, songs from the star’s forthcoming Atlantic Records CD, “The Electric Lady,” filled the room. Tracks were introduced by the singer with a brief back story (Prince, Miguel, Solange and other artists are featured on the project). Then the real fun began…Janelle Monáe threw off her shoes, jumped into the crowd and began dancing with thrilled (and very surprised) party goers—grooving to her smash single “Q.U.E.E.N.” and rocking out to the Prince-featured “Givin Em What They Love.” Before long, the entire room was on its feet, joining Janelle Monáe as she lead everyone in a line dance to the quirky/catchy “Dance Apocalyptic.” Fearless and fierce, this is one star who loves mixing it up with her fans! “The Electric Lady” CD drops September 10, 2013. Give it a listen.

B1SBH on the scene…

sweets cSweets & beauty treats courtesy of CoverGirl.

C1The crowd scores CoverGirl beauty swag!

DHeineken models offer refreshments.

photo EJanelle Monáe greets the crowd—wearing CoverGirl Outlast Stay Brilliant Glossiness Nail Color in the shade “Appletini 530.”

post dammitWorking our Janelle Monáe glasses: SBH’s Bonnie L. Krueger (left) & SBH’s Jocelyn Amador.

GA pair of beautiful SBH readers.

HUp close & personal…Janelle Monáe stirs up fans!

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