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Janelle Monae Supports Artists From Her Label at 2016 Grammys

Janelle Monae arrives alongside Mya at the 2016 Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on Monday (February 15) in Los Angeles.

The 30-year-old singer supported artists from her label Wondaland at the event, including Jidenna.

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Mya, 36, is an independent artist who released her album Smoove Jones this year.

FYI: Janelle is wearing a Jean Paul Gaultier look, Christian Louboutin shoes, an Emm Kuo clutch, Pasquale Bruni earrings and rings by Carrera y Carrera and Levian.

10+ pictures inside of Janelle Monae and Mya arriving at the 2016 Grammys

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Usher, Kelly Rowland, & Diddy Celebrate with L.A. Reid at His Pre-Grammys Brunch!

Usher poses for a photo with music exec L.A. Reid at his “Sing To Me” pre-Grammys brunch held at Hinoki & The Bird on Saturday (February 13) in Los Angeles.

Also in attendance at the event were his wife Erica, as well as Kelly Rowland, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Janelle Monae, Tamar Braxton, French Montana, DJ Khaled, and more!

“Sing to Me: My Story of Making Music, Finding Magic, and Searching for Who’s Next” is L.A.‘s new book, and it’s available to purchase now! Be sure to check it out!

FYI: Kelly is wearing an Erin Fetherston jumpsuit.

20+ pictures inside of L.A. Reid at his book party… More Here! »

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Chrissy Teigen & Christina Aguilera Mingle at Clive Davis' Pre-Grammys 2016 Gala!

Chrissy Teigen and Christina Aguilera pose for a photo together while attending the 2016 Clive Davis Pre-Grammys Gala held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday (February 14) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 30-year-old pregnant model and 35-year-old entertainer were joined by their significant others John Legend and Matthew Rutler!

While inside, the couples all posed with singer Janelle Monae.

The annual event honored music executive Irving Azoff, the chairman and CEO Azoff MSG Entertainment.

FYI: Janelle is wearing a Dice Kayek top, Moschino skirt, Oscar Tiye shoes, a Jimmy Choo clutch, and Noudar and Le Vian rings. Chrissy is carrying a Lee Savage clutch and wearing Le Vian, Djula, and Antonini rings. Christina is wearing an Emilio Pucci dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, and Mouawad jewelry.

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Lana Del Rey & Janelle Monae Hit Up Billboard's Power 100 Event During Grammys Weekend

Lana del Rey and Janelle Monae step out in style for the 2016 Billboard Power 100 Celebration held at Bouchon Beverly Hills on Friday night (February 12) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The two singers were joined by Andra Day, American Crime actor Trevor Jackson, JoJo, DNCE and recently engaged Elle King.

The Power 100 event shines a light on 100 of the music industry’s top heavyweights and influencers including Universal Music Group’s Lucian Grainge, Michael Rapino, and Doug Morris.

FYI: Janelle wearing a Cristiano Burani suit, Paul Andrew shoes, a Les Petits Joueurs clutch, a Jennifer Fisher choker, a Paka Paka ring, and Jack Vartanian earrings. Elle is wearing a Sylva & Cie ring.

40+ pictures inside of Lana Del Rey, Andra Day, Janelle Monae and more… More Here! »

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Who is Pepsi's Super Bowl Commercial Girl? Janelle Monae!

Pepsi has released its commercial for the upcoming Super Bowl and it features Janelle Monae dancing through the decades.

The commercial, titled the “Joy of Dance,” sees the 30-year-old singer on a time-travel journey while paying homage to some of the greatest acts in music past and present.

Janelle is seen dancing to The Contours‘ “Do You Love Me?,” Madonna‘s “Express Yourself,” and her own version of the “Joy of Pepsi” song.

Make sure to watch Janelle‘s commercial air during the Super Bowl this Sunday night!


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Sara Bareilles & Others Give 'Beautiful' Tribute to Carole King at Kennedy Center Honors (Video)

Sara Bareilles hits the stage to perform during a tribute to the legendary singer-songwriter Carole King during the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors, which aired on Tuesday (December 29).

The 36-year-old singer performed the classic song “You’ve Got a Friend” for a joyous Carole.

Janelle Monae performed “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow” and “One Fine Day,” James Taylor sang “Up on the Roof,” and Aretha Franklin stopped the show with “Natural Woman.”

The stars of Broadway’s Beautiful the MusicalChilina Kennedy and Scott J. Campbell – narrated the tribute and also sang “So Far Away.”

Make sure to watch Aretha‘s amazing performance of “Natural Woman” when you finish this video!

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Jaime King & Elizabeth Banks Hit the 'Star Wars' Red Carpet!

Jaime King, Elizabeth Banks, and Janelle Monae hit the red carpet at the premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on Monday (December 14) in Hollywood.

The ladies were just some of the celeb guests at the star-studded event. Other attendees included Scandal co-stars Tony Goldwyn and Darby Stanchfield, Geena Davis, UnREAL‘s Constance Zimmer, singer Bonnie McKee, actress Cody Horn, and model Kelly Rohrbach.

Jaime‘s family friend Austin Swift was also in attendance!

FYI: Jaime is wearing a Monse dress and Brian Atwood shoes. Elizabeth is wearing an Elie Saab gown and Eva Fehren earrings. Janelle is wearing an Erevos Aether top and skirt, Giuseppe Zanotti shoes, Jennifer Fisher jewels, Djula and Casa Reale rings, Butani ear cuffs, and an Anya Hindmarch clutch.

45+ pictures inside of Jaime King, Elizabeth Banks, and more at the premiere… More Here! »

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