3 Throwback Covers By Janelle Monae

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Camille Augustin / April 12, 2013

A guitar-led ballad and one of Michael Jackson’s favorite songs, Janelle sends listeners into a trance with this cover of Nat King Cole’s “Smile.” Her rifts are just as crisp and colorful as the strumming of Kellindo’s painted nails. Listen above.