Introduced onto the audience by Pharrell Williams, Captivating performer Janelle Monae joined the likes of Erykah Badu, Gym Class Heroes and more as part of the line-up at the eighth annual Afro Punk Festival this weekend.
Owning the stage full with her impressive live band, watch below as Monae digs into her back catalogue to perform her track “Sincerely, Jane” – taken from her 2007 debut effort Metropolis: Suite I (The Chase), also taking on a classic as the Grammy award nominated talent performed her own version of Jackson 5‘s “I Want You Back.”
Keeping to her trademark classic Black-and-White outfits, Monae effortlessly brings the stage to life with her performance set – press play and watch both of her performances below.
Watch: Janelle Monae – ‘Sincerely Jane’
Watch: Janelle Monae – ‘I Want You Back’ [Jackson 5 Cover]