Janelle Monae has been breaking the internet with her latest viral videos which have been circulating the internet. The multi-talented artist has announced her new album, The Age of Pleasure, which is set to be released on June 9, 2023. The album is the follow-up to Monáe’s critically acclaimed 2018 album, Dirty Computer.
The Age of Pleasure is described as a “celebration of queer love and joy.” The album’s lead single, “Lipstick Lover,” is a reggae-inspired anthem about self-love and self-acceptance. The song features Monáe singing about her love of lipstick and her desire to be kissed.
Monáe is a Grammy Award-winning artist who has been praised for her music, her activism, and her fashion sense. She is known for her unique style, which blends elements of science fiction, futurism, and Afrofuturism.
The Age of Pleasure is Monáe’s fifth studio album. Her previous albums include The ArchAndroid (2010), The Electric Lady (2013), and Dirty Computer (2018).
Monáe is also an actress and has appeared in films such as Hidden Figures (2016) and Moonlight (2016). She also starred in the television series Pose.
The Age of Pleasure is sure to be a hit with fans of Janelle Monáe. The album is a celebration of queer love and joy, and it is sure to inspire and uplift listeners. Watch the video for the first single from the album “Lipstick Lover” here.