Janelle Monae is confirmed to perform on American Idol later this week, according to her label.
To kick off the first elimination round, the funky singer is expected to showcase her new hit, “What Is Love” lifted from the album, Rio 2: Music from the Music Picture, available on iTunes now. Monae follows recent performances from Mali Music and Jennifer Lopez.
Janelle is scheduled to take stage on American Idol for the very first time on Thursday, March 27 at 9 p.m. ET on FOX.
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