The original Electric Lady, Janelle Monae, returns with the announcement of three headline shows in the UK in May.

The run of dates will kick off at Manchester’s Academy 1 on 7 May, then visit The Institute in Birmingham on 8 May before rounding up at London’s Brixton Academy on 9 May.

Fresh from releasing her second album Electric Lady which features the singles ‘Q.U.E.E.N’ featuring Erykah Baduh and ‘Primetime’ featuring Miguel along with the title track Electric Lady featuring Solange Knowles.

Furthermore, Janelle has been nominated for Best International Female at this year’s BRIT Awards.

Tickets go on general sale on 7th February and can be purchased from here.

7 May Manchester Academy 1
8 May Birmingham Institute
9 May London Brixton Academy