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Janelle Monáe responds to election results: “This is so disgusting”

on November 09, 2016, 1:37pm

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Musicians and celebrities across social media are united in a state of disbelief about the results of last night’s presidential election. Donald Trump will be the 45th president of the United States, but he won’t be getting a warm reception from the entertainment industry. One artist whose voice stood out from the chorus of despair as results came in was Janelle Monáe. The singer took her fellow Americans to task for letting down the marginalized members of society, including women, Muslims, immigrants, and LGBTQ citizens. Read her reaction below.