Janelle Monáe, the Electric Lady herself, graced Boston with her presence just a little over a week ago. And Boston graced her with quite an honor.
I wish I had taken a moment to listen and absorb Monáe’s compositions and lyrics long before I finally did. What this women stands for is, in my opinion, pretty remarkable. And she does it in a way that is classy, musical, and sprinkled with science fiction.
The City Council office of Charles Yancey in Boston seemed to have a similar sentiment.
Read an interview with Boston City Council assistant Segun Idowu here to find out more on how the resolution came about, and to view a video of the event.