New addition to my CD stash: Janelle Monáe – The ArchAndroid

JanelleI’ve finally got around to catch up on The ArchAndroid, the debut album of the incredible Janelle Monáe. The Electric Lady, Monáe’s sophomore effort, simply blew my mind, so I was really cautious about approaching the previous record of hers. After few spins I could safely say that my worries were completely unnecessary, as the singer has immense talent and amazing artistic vision. The ArchAndroid is a powerful and satisfying listen which sets the ground for its even greater follow-up. Continue reading →