Editors’ Notes Janelle Monáe shares the same slipstreams as many great artists who brandish her stylistic audacity. Her forays to the freakiest fringes of R&B, rock, and jazz share much with the Jimi Hendrix Experience's psychedelic journeys and Sun Ra's galactic voyages. And while her friend and creative collaborator Prince showed her how to combine melodic savvy with sly provocations, Erykah Badu anticipated Monáe's eccentric spin on neo-soul.

SONG
ALBUM
Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
6:02
 
The Rooster
3:57
 
I Wish
4:12
 
Psychedelic Shack
3:55
 
Give up the Funk (Tear the Roof fff the Sucker)
5:48
 
5:34
 
Everything Is Everything
4:53
 
Keep It Confidential
5:52
 
Slave to the Rhythm (Hot Blooded Version)
8:18
 
Images
6:16
 
Bag Lady (feat. Roy Ayres)
5:48
 
O-o-h Child (Remastered)
3:17
 
2:59
 

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