Monday, January 29, 2018
Kansas City, Kansas Native Janelle Monáe Shares #MeToo And 'Time's Up' Message Of Empowerment At Grammy Awards
A homegrown talent spoke "truth to power" to the music industry and signals ongoing social change within the world of media.
Janelle Monáe was assertive yet graceful and captivating in her remarks at the Grammy's.
Check the round-up and share your reaction to the political statement and accompanying soundtrack that seemed to outshine most of this year's nominated artists.
(Caveat: Burno Mars and his fun-loving videos & music eclipsed protest songs)
New York Times: Janelle Monáe Brings a ‘Time’s Up’ Message to the Grammy Awards
CNN: Read Janelle Monae's empowering Grammy speech
Billboard: Janelle Monae on Time's Up at Grammys: 'We Come In Peace, But We Mean Business'
You decide . . .