Janelle Monae Releases Miguel-Assisted 'PrimeTime'; Announces 'The Electric Lady' Tour

Janelle Monae

Marc Baptiste

Janelle Monae gearing up to embark on a North American headline tour. The singer announced "The Electric Lady" tour in support of her forthcoming album of the same name that will begin on October 10 with dates running until November.

Monae has also released “PrimeTime,” the third single from the album. Featuring fellow R&B crooner Miguel, “PrimeTime” rides with a soulful groove, luscious vocal harmonies and an enjoyable guitar solo.

“The Electric Lady” comes out on September 10 and features guest appearances from Erykah Badu, Esperanza Spalding, Solange and Prince.

Check out "The Electric Lady" tour dates:

Oct. 13: Philadelphia, PA (Electric Factory)
Oct. 14: Washington, DC (Lincoln Theatre)
Oct. 16: Boston, MA (House of Blues)
Oct. 18: Montreal, QC (Olympia Theatre)
Oct. 19: Toronto, ON (Kool Haus)
Oct. 21: Chicago, IL (Vic Theatre)
Oct. 22: Minneapolis, MN (Skyway Theater)
Oct. 24: Englewood, CO (Gothic Theatre)
Oct. 25: Salt Lake City, UT (In The Venue)
Oct. 29: Portland, OR (Roseland Theater)
Oct. 30: Seattle, WA (Showbox SoDo)
Nov. 1: San Francisco, CA (Warfield Theatre)
Nov. 2: Los Angeles, CA (Club Nokia at L.A. Live)
Nov. 5: Anaheim, CA (House of Blues)
Nov. 6: San Diego, CA (House of Blues)
Nov. 7: Phoenix, AZ (The Crescent Ballroom)
Nov. 9: Dallas, TX (House of Blues)
Nov. 12: Austin, TX (Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater)
Nov. 13: Houston, TX (House of Blues)
Nov. 15: Kansas City, MO (Uptown Theater)
Nov. 17: Nashville, TN (Ryman Auditorium)
Nov. 19: Raleigh, NC (The Ritz)            
Nov. 20: Charlotte, NC (The Fillmore Charlotte)
Nov. 22: Orlando, FL (Hard Rock Live)
Nov. 23: Miami Beach, FL (Fillmore Miami Beach at The Jackie Gleason Theatre)
Nov. 26: Atlanta, GA (The Tabernacle)