In an industry where someone having an incredible body becomes a tool to us for promotion, singer and Covergirl spokesperson Janelle Monáe has decided to keep that part of herself hidden so you can really hear her message. Janelle is on the cover of Elle Canada this month and during an interview about her music she shared a secret that we can’t see under her tailored suits: she has a banging body.
“I started wearing this uniform, to be perfectly honest, because I have an amazing body.”
I feel my expression shift into the facial equivalent of “WTF.” Over the years, she has given many reasons for her sartorial choices – most often, she says the look is to pay homage to her parents, who wore uniforms while working as a janitor and a garbage-truck driver, respectively. Continue Reading →