Electric Lady" is a song by American psychedelic soul and R&B singer Janelle Monáe featuring singer Solange. It was released on July 30, 2014 as the fourth and final single from Monáe's second studio album, The Electric Lady. The song serves as the title track from the album and is one of the more up-tempo tracks on the album.
In 2016, Monáe made her theatrical film debut in two high profile productions; she starred in Hidden Figures as NASA mathematician and aerospace engineer Mary Jackson and also starred in Moonlight. Monáe's third studio album, Dirty Computer, also described as a concept album, was released in 2018 to widespread critical acclaim; it was chosen as the best album of the year by several publications and earned Monáe two nominations at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year. The album debuted at number six on the Billboard 200 and.
Produced by Chuck Lightning, Nate Rocket Wonder, Roman GianArthur & 1 more. Album The Electric Lady. Electric Lady Lyrics. Ooh, you shock it, shake it, baby Electric lady, you're a star You got a classic kind of crazy But you know just who you are You got the look the Gods agree they wanna see All the birds and the bees Dancing with the freaks in the trees And watch the water turn to wine Out in space and. out your mind Ooh, shock me one good time.
The Electric Lady is the second studio album by American singer Janelle Monáe, released on September 6, 2013 by Wondaland Arts Society, Bad Boy Records and Atlantic Records. It is the follow up to her critically acclaimed debut studio album, The ArchAndroid, and likewise, received universal acclaim from music critics. Musically, The Electric Lady incorporates influences of hip hop soul, funk, gospel, jazz and rock.
This Electric Lady, even with guest vocalists like Erykah Badu and Prince at her helm, thrives on style over substance. To offer another perspective: This is my first Janelle Monáe CD, so I don’t know anything about her character Cindi Mayweather. When I burned my purchased download to CD, I left off the few, short DJ interludes because I personally didn’t want to break the flow of the music
Janelle Monáe, Executive Producer, Lead Vocals, Recorded by, MainArtist - Charles Joseph II, Composer - Janelle Monáe Robinson, Composer - Nathaniel Irvin III, Composer - Sean "Diddy" Combs, Executive Producer - Alexander Page, Viola, Violin - Chuck Lightning, Executive Producer - Grace Shim, Cello - Larry Anthony, Masterer - Nate Wonder, Executive Producer, Recorded by - Roman GianArthur, Associate Producer - The Wondaland ArchOrchestra, Strings - Nate "Rocket" Wonder, Bass Guitar, Percussion, Arrangement Horn, Background.
Country: US. Released: 10 Sep 2013. Genre: Hip Hop, Rock, Funk, Soul, Pop.
The Electric Lady comprises the fourth and fifth "suites" in the series, which is a tribute to Fritz Lang’s dystopian silent film of 1927. But don’t be put off by her appetite for the esoteric- what we’re dealing with remains beautifully performed, instantly addictive pop music constructed with enough nuance to reward repeated listening. She’s worked her contact book for this one too-look out for guest turns from Solange, Erykah Badu and Prince who, if you’re looking for reference points, is as good a comparison as any. That’s big talk, but Monáe can walk the walk.
With her second full-length album, Janelle Monáe continues the imaginative narrative of her futuristic alter-ego Cindi Mayweather. This storyline started on Monáe’s debut EP, Metropolis: The Chase Suite, and continued through the acclaimed 2010 full-length The ArchAndroid. The richly detailed tunes on The Electric Lady continue the story of Mayweather-a femme android superhero-through a funk-infused power struggle in the city of Metropolis. And even though Monáe’s concept is elaborate, hard-grooving tunes like .