Check out our Janelle MonŠe section for more posts about Janelle MonŠe. polled a number of artists, asking them what their favorite albums and songs of 2008 were. One of the people they asked, Patrick Stump of the band Fall Out Boy, named Janelle Monae's album.

Ľ Janelle Monae, Metropolis: The Chase Suite: "I've been a supporter of Janelle Monae's for a while. I first heard her on that Got Purp? compilation that Big Boi put out. Thus far she's been relegated to a sort of side-guest position, but she's finally come into her own with one of the riskiest, ballsiest R&B records I've ever heard. She's like if Prince and Andre 3000 were one woman."