Janelle Monáe Says No One Throws A Party Like The Obamas

  • Published on Jul 21, 2018
  • Janelle Monáe and Stephen's first meeting took place inside a dance circle at the Obama White House.
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Comments • 506

  • Karina Contreras
    Karina Contreras 3 months ago

    Very smart woman and very beautiful

  • Bodour
    Bodour 3 months ago

    God her voice

  • T Qi3
    T Qi3 3 months ago

    it's really the songs in the dirty computer album
    talks about the shit she said ???

  • sORrY i'M LaTe! WHaT diD i MisS?

    Voice to meditate to!!!

  • Michael Woods
    Michael Woods 5 months ago

    Not a fan.

  • N Davis
    N Davis 5 months ago

    She definitely loves some Prince in her wardrobe, circa 87-88

  • Jason Taylor
    Jason Taylor 7 months ago

    Her hands are small

  • Xiangyu Jiang
    Xiangyu Jiang 7 months ago

    She has mad confidence!

  • free9174
    free9174 8 months ago

    How did I miss this when it first aired? I’m always checking in on this show and I’m crazy about Janelle.

  • boobtuber06
    boobtuber06 8 months ago

    The 44th president is a partier. He should plane a farewell for his legacy...

  • choosewisely
    choosewisely 9 months ago

    Excuse me? Where's her TED Talk like I feel like i theres so much i could learn from her. So so inspiring

  • Karla Valentine
    Karla Valentine 9 months ago

    Even if I had not previously known what side was the correct side to be on, politically, before the useless human felt scammed his way into the White House, I would have known shortly thereafter by simply listening to the supporters of each side of the political spectrum speak. There is no one who can legitimately say, with full recognition and intellect, that the side of republicans or conservatives speak with intelligence, eloquence, or knowledge. I have tried to be bipartisan and listening to those on the other side speak about why they believe what they believe and I've yet to hear a single intelligent standpoint. I hear toddlers, basically explaining why they want this or why they want that or why they don't like this but no adult responses to speak of. The right are bunch of children in a playground. Whiny, selfish, ignorant, and violent children. They're despicable. Even actual children I have spoken to on this topic, in a grade level manner, still comprehend what human trash trump is and his supporters. Even through their innocence and belief that everything is good, even they know what wastes of human life the right is. It need to be changed from being called a "the right" to be called The Reich.

  • Mary Crumpton
    Mary Crumpton 9 months ago

    I'm am so in love with her music

  • light worker
    light worker 9 months ago

    Anger had got the best of me simply dealing with the devil. Literally.

  • Peka Lanae
    Peka Lanae 9 months ago +1

    Getting Prince LoveSexy vibes with this outfit 😍👌

  • Anamika Dutta
    Anamika Dutta 9 months ago


  • Martin Borchers
    Martin Borchers 10 months ago

    This interview is like a round of “All of My Favorite Things Bingo”

  • Eager Child Edits
    Eager Child Edits 10 months ago

    Yes, tell the truth! Love her!

  • DanceswiththeDarkSide
    DanceswiththeDarkSide 10 months ago

    She is just so amazing. She is everything.

  • Sabat Ismail
    Sabat Ismail 10 months ago


  • Sarah Chandler
    Sarah Chandler 10 months ago

    I saw her at The Fox Theater in Detroit in July. Her whole show was about love. She brought me to tears. Such talent!

  • Maíra Leão
    Maíra Leão 10 months ago

    Oh Janelle.. you beautiful queen!

  • Sarah B
    Sarah B 10 months ago +2

    This party sounds like a fanfiction written by someone who knows how to have a good time but can't choose just one fandom so they go really fuckin hard in the crossovers

  • TCt83067695
    TCt83067695 10 months ago

    She always sounds so profound
    How the hell does she do it?

  • r s
    r s 10 months ago

    such grace and weirdness and fashion. i love this woman. such an inspo

  • MsRain
    MsRain 10 months ago

    She really had me captivated, I was so close to the screen just entranced by what she was saying! #myshero

  • RadektheRadical
    RadektheRadical 10 months ago

    when she reached for his hand and he pulled it away i died

  • Jacqui F
    Jacqui F 10 months ago

    intelligent poised heartfull & a beautiful human being

  • Lillian Hazen
    Lillian Hazen 10 months ago +1

    she's a little crazy... and a little sexy... and a little cool. I like that :P

  • Alain Bruno
    Alain Bruno 10 months ago +3

    I like her style

    • kokkil
      kokkil 10 months ago

      Janelle is beautiful 😍

  • Brian Hines
    Brian Hines 10 months ago +2

    I love how much of a beautiful loving person Janelle Monae is.

  • MicroTex23
    MicroTex23 10 months ago +1

    Janelle Monae, Queen of all Queens, love her, smart, introspective, brilliant, positive, humble, one of the best of our generation. I wish she would get the media coverage, accolades she deserve.

  • Brian Hines
    Brian Hines 10 months ago +3

    I would like to see Janelle Monae in more Movies. Her voice is soothing, she is extremely sexy, and a cool down - to - Earth human being. I would love to meet her and have a real, genuine conversation. I adore her so much.

  • naynaylu
    naynaylu 10 months ago

    I desperately need that lip color.

  • bel do ceu
    bel do ceu 10 months ago

    revolutionary and inspirational. these words are thrown around a lot but this is as real as it gets. i love janelle so much

  • Amber Chambers
    Amber Chambers 10 months ago

    Pause, before I watch this video. Janelle Monae... YOU BETTER SLAY IN THE THAT BLACK AND WHITE POLKA DOT SUIT!!!!!

  • Ner Ner kZOW
    Ner Ner kZOW 10 months ago

    Voice like velvet

  • Gurujot Singh Khalsa
    Gurujot Singh Khalsa 10 months ago

    Her voice is so soothing

  • Shen Shen
    Shen Shen 10 months ago

    Love this woman

  • CJCryer Buzz
    CJCryer Buzz 10 months ago

    If everyone in this country were like this woman, the US would be a class act. Respect.

  • kevwe okumakube
    kevwe okumakube 10 months ago

    We love a black queer queen

  • BeginPanicAttack
    BeginPanicAttack 10 months ago

    absolute role model

  • akumbu sylvia ohuche
    akumbu sylvia ohuche 10 months ago

    She finally said it guys... She is queer! So get over it, curious cats

  • Mildly Amusing Channel
    Mildly Amusing Channel 10 months ago +2

    She's irresistibly charming!

  • Black Knight
    Black Knight 10 months ago

    What a graceful person!!

  • Lauren Bromund
    Lauren Bromund 10 months ago

    Her voice is so hypnotic

  • luckyjasonfan
    luckyjasonfan 10 months ago


  • pro Milone
    pro Milone 10 months ago

    My forever hero!

  • Carmen George Weddings
    Carmen George Weddings 10 months ago

    Love Janelle! #womenleaders

  • Maria Fernanda Cabrera
    Maria Fernanda Cabrera 10 months ago

    She’s got such a beautiful light. Pure class man.

  • Timothy Oliver
    Timothy Oliver 10 months ago

    Gotta love Stephen Colbert. He just goes for it. Dancing on the desk. Very cool!

  • Zach Johnston
    Zach Johnston 10 months ago

    I could listen to her talk for hours

  • San Geet
    San Geet 10 months ago

    How sad is the society that makes people identify themselves with others based on the color of their skin even, over a century after they were all declared legally equal (after centuries of oppression and exploitation)

  • Freddy Flores
    Freddy Flores 10 months ago

    This album is EVERYTHING!

  • The Dashboard
    The Dashboard 10 months ago +1

    Stephen and Janelle dancing on top of a desk is the highlight of my evening.

  • Ronnie Wells
    Ronnie Wells 10 months ago

    One of the most intelligent performers today. We need more like her at the forefront of entertainment.

  • danceforeverkid
    danceforeverkid 10 months ago

    i saw her on friday after her set and i swear she is so amazing. she floated pass us as she got into her car. i love you janelle.

  • Tara Lehman
    Tara Lehman 10 months ago

    Wow she's so smart and interesting, great interview.

  • rocker4577
    rocker4577 10 months ago

    An Illuminati puppet, hello!

  • manalu1640
    manalu1640 10 months ago


  • Akira de Visser
    Akira de Visser 10 months ago

    She has the mind of a genius! I love her beautiful soul

  • Kate
    Kate 10 months ago

    Her makeup is all kinds of perfection

  • benedictify
    benedictify 10 months ago

    She is so cool

  • Helen Martinez
    Helen Martinez 10 months ago

    oh my goodness, her voice is so smooth and calming, and she has a really insightful and inclusive perspective. I could listen to her talking about sci-fi for hours.

  • Kathryn Cumberland
    Kathryn Cumberland 10 months ago

    Wow, what a story!

  • KeskinCookin
    KeskinCookin 10 months ago

    Stevie Wonder's message for Janelle Monáe (and for everybody) is beautiful and not to be forgotten.

  • Eun Zhang
    Eun Zhang 10 months ago +1

    Dear lord she is such an inspiration.

  • J Tibbs
    J Tibbs 10 months ago

    Very talented and intelligent. But I'm pretty certain that she had no idea she had met SC before. Good job covering though....

  • emercycrite
    emercycrite 10 months ago

    My goodness, she is so chill. Such a cool cat

  • English Garden
    English Garden 10 months ago

    What’s with the silly hat and fake hair????

  • Smokedship
    Smokedship 10 months ago

    What a classy lady...

  • gramt green
    gramt green 10 months ago

    She's the bellhop at hotel for dogs(it's dalmatian wednesday)

  • Josaphat Lee
    Josaphat Lee 10 months ago

    Abbreviated segments, again. Return the walk on, please, LSSC.

  • Marilyn Newman
    Marilyn Newman 10 months ago

    My favorite has to be Asimov. He also wrote a lot of very good nonfiction.

  • geekivist
    geekivist 10 months ago

    Cindi Mayweather

  • Marsh Wetland
    Marsh Wetland 10 months ago +1

    Is Trump being impeached yet? Come on, people. I don't even. And I'm Canadian. But seriously - what are you all doing down there? Bring back Obama. At least he had a brain, not this sub-reptile brain thing.

  • Jean-Michel Tweed
    Jean-Michel Tweed 10 months ago


  • Kimberly Colley
    Kimberly Colley 10 months ago

    Michelle Obama was our last First Lady.

  • Realm of Consciousness.
    Realm of Consciousness. 10 months ago +4

    Janelle is the definition of a true artist. Pure and in its rawest form. The woman is just dope all around! Her creativity and ability to think outside the box just fascinates me and inspires me to no end.

  • G Wind Star River
    G Wind Star River 10 months ago +1

    I love you Janelle!!! 💜🎵 Dirty Computer is the best! 🎵😍

  • jenny mcguire
    jenny mcguire 10 months ago

    Yes...Steven, you are saving the world...one person, at least, at a time. I foolishly thought I understood ‘woke’! I foolishly thought that was an exaggeration. It isn’t. Thank you for helping to save my life! I’m on board.

  • Sofie Markets
    Sofie Markets 10 months ago +2

    Her voice is so calming.

  • lydia woodard
    lydia woodard 10 months ago

    Janelle Monae exhibiting the Superior Qualities of an Intelligent Lady... " from the Ghetto to N.A.S.A. "I Love It

  • Sophia Wang
    Sophia Wang 10 months ago

    I see your nails, Janelle, I see them. ;)

  • Dawnallsun
    Dawnallsun 10 months ago +1

    I'm in total love with her. 💜 She is a creative genius.

  • Gillian Valentine
    Gillian Valentine 10 months ago

    Stephen's best interview!

  • heyandile
    heyandile 10 months ago


  • nnaenae
    nnaenae 10 months ago

    I wanted to see more dancing damn it!

  • greenbluepurple000
    greenbluepurple000 10 months ago

    I'm officially adding The Twilight Zone to my kids' science fiction curriculum now.

  • David Halili
    David Halili 10 months ago

    Wisdom at its finest!

  • Funny comment
    Funny comment 10 months ago

    I wish I could control myself to speak that calmly and deliberately. She's so easy to listen to speak.

  • 47 and2
    47 and2 10 months ago

    she's limiting herself so much intellectually by reading only (mostly) black sci-fi writers.

  • alexis3706
    alexis3706 10 months ago

    Perfect face. Perfect voice.

  • Moni Pampeloni
    Moni Pampeloni 10 months ago +1

    so many famous people in one place... sounds unreal

  • Rocket Power
    Rocket Power 10 months ago

    Her taste in clothing its terrible.

  • Tom and Hubert
    Tom and Hubert 10 months ago

    Class in a glass

  • Hingle McCringleberry
    Hingle McCringleberry 10 months ago

    Anyone else have Cruella deVil flashbacks?

  • Johannes Honsen
    Johannes Honsen 10 months ago

    If you haven't listened to her album Dirty Computer you're missing out!

  • Ilena Starbreeze
    Ilena Starbreeze 10 months ago

    i just have to say i absolutely love her lip stick, so poppin

  • kafkakinder
    kafkakinder 10 months ago

    What a classy, gorgeous and smart woman.