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Are you Looking for Janelle Monáe Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, Salary, Weight etc..? Find the latest complete information. Janelle Monáe was born on December 01, 1985, in Kansas City, Kansas, United States. She is a successful American singer, actress, songwriter, and model who has six Grammy Award nominations to her name and has appeared in notable movies including Hidden Figures and Moonlight.
Janelle Monáe Age:
32 years 10 months
Janelle Monáe Birthday:
December 01, 1985
|Birth Place:||Kansas City, Kansas, United States|
Janelle Monáe Height:
5 feet (1.52 m)
Janelle Monáe Net Worth:
$ 4 million
Who is Janelle Monáe?
She is a successful American singer, actress, songwriter, and model who has six Grammy Award nominations to her name and has appeared in notable movies including Hidden Figures and Moonlight.
Janelle Monáe’s early life, childhood, and education
Janelle was born in Kansas City, Kansas on December 1, 1985, as Janelle Monáe Robinson to Michael Robinson Summers. She spent most of her early years in Kansas and always dreamt of being a singer and a performer.
She initially graduated from F.L. Schlagle High School. Janelle later moved to New York City to study drama and attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy, where she became part of a performing arts camp called Freedom Theatre. She founded the Wondaland Arts Society after moving to Atlanta, Georgia in 2001.
Janelle Monáe’s career, salary, net worth
Janelle’s first EP ‘The Audition’ was released in 2003 which was not highly successful. She was then part of another album ‘Idlewild’ and was featured on the songs “Call the Law” and “In Your Dreams”. In 2010, her debut full-length album, ‘The ArchAndroid’, rose to No. 17 on the Billboard U.S. album chart and received a Grammy nomination. Her follow-up album was The Electric Lady (2013).
With her beautiful and powerful voice and boundless creativity, Monáe soon became a rising star in contemporary R&B. After only having released her debut album, she received two Grammy nominations which showcased the immense talent and versatility in her. Janelle’s acting debut came recently after she was part of the critically acclaimed drama Moonlight. She also appeared as Mary Winston-Jackson in the 2016 biopic Hidden Figures.
Janelle has 15 wins and 31 nominations to her name for her involvement in numerous movies and television series.
Janelle Monáe’s rumors, controversy
She was rumored to have been involved in a relationship with American rapper MC Lyte. She became part of a controversy after a video surfaced of Kim Burrell making anti-gay statements at her church, which went viral and soundtrack of Hidden Figures, in which she has been part of includes the song I See Victory from gospel singer Burrell. This controversy was later addressed by Janelle at the Golden Globe Awards.
Janelle Monáe’s body measurement
Erica has a height of 5 feet or 152 cm. She weighs 52 kg or 115 lbs. Additionally, she has a body measurement of 33-25-34 in or 84-63.5-86 cm.