Posts Tagged: Janelle Monae

Monae, Kap, Gabrielle, Dwayne & More at the Met Gala

Did we talk about the recent Met Gala‘s annual fundraiser in NY?  Or should I say, “Did we talk about those ‘costumes’ worn by some of the attendees??” Whewwww!   Yes, in true Met Gala fashion, some outfits were wayyy over the top, ‘by design‘ so-to-speak. The annual event is the premiere fundraiser for the Metropolitan Museum of Art‘s Costume Institute in New… Read more »

Janelle Monae Hosts Obama Foundation Panel

(KRNB) – Janelle Monae took part in a recent Obama Foundation conversation about community service. The talented actress/singer, who happens to be very community minded herself, interviewed members of the foundation’s Community Leadership Corps members Anna Dong and Danny Flores on how their communities have helped them find their voices. At the end of the near… Read more »

2018 Global Citizens Festival [WATCH LIVE]

Janet Jackson and The Weeknd headlines the 2018 Global Citizens Festival performers today live from the Great Lawn in Central Park. Global Citizens  is a movement of engaging citizens using their collective voices to end extreme poverty by the year 2030. The effort seeks to improve health, address environmental issues and fight for women’s equality. … Read more »

Taraji P. Henson’s Amazing SAG Awards Speech!

Last night was a huge night for “Hidden Figures” as the film took home a Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. The entire cast including Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monae were all on stage as Henson made a very emotional and powerful acceptance… Read more »