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Janelle Monae Lets Loose in 'Dance Apocalyptic'

Erin Coulehan
July 3, 2013

Janelle Monae lets loose and lets her hair down in her new video for "Dance Apocalyptic." Dressed down in all white, wild hair and jewel-toned accessories, Monae performs the song and dances onstage surrounded by an all-female band of musicians and dancers. The video is an excerpt from the short film The Dance Apocalyptic, set in an alternate version of current-day America.

"Dance Apocalyptic" will appear on Monáe's upcoming album, The Electric Lady, which is out on September 10th through Bad Boy/Wondaland/Atlantic. The track will also be featured in her Cover Girl commercials. 

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This article originally appeared on Rolling Stone: Janelle Monae Lets Loose in 'Dance Apocalyptic'