By GENE STOUT
Soul/R&B singer and dancer Janelle Monae brings her “Electric Lady” tour to Showbox SoDo at 9 p.m. Wednesday, with musical guest Roman GianArthur. Tickets are sold out.
The tour follows the release of Monae’s current album, “The Electric Lady,” which made its debut at No. 5 on The Billboard 200 album chart last month. It’s one of her most exciting albums to date, featuring collaborations with Miguel, Solange, Erykah Badu, Esperanza Spalding and Prince, her longtime idol (on the song “Givin Em What They Love”).
The show includes such songs as “Dance Apocalyptic,” “PrimeTime” and “Givin Em What They Love.” Check out the video of “Dance Apocalyptic” below: