Janelle Monae

Janelle Monae

Janelle Monáe, at the 2013 edition of Coachella, slows things down on her latest single, “Primetime.” (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times)

Janelle Monáe, at the 2013 edition of Coachella, slows things down on her latest single, “Primetime.” (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times)