Janelle Monáe "Dance Apocalyptic": new single is catchy as hell. (AUDIO)
Janelle Monáe Wants You to “Dance Apocalyptic”
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June 28 2013 3:39 PM

Janelle Monáe Wants You to “Dance Apocalyptic” 

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Janelle Monae

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“Dance Apocalyptic” is the new single from The Electric Lady, Janelle Monáe’s forthcoming follow-up to The ArchAndroid, which will reportedly arrive in September. Does the new song, like the previous single, “Q.U.E.E.N.,” hint at the “more personal” nature of the upcoming album?

If so, I missed it. And I didn’t care. Enjoy.

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