Music Birthday: Janelle Monaé

🔊🎉Today, December 1, 1985, Janelle Monaé Robinson was born in Kansas City, Arkansas. This trendsetter earned a Grammy Award nomination, at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards, for her spicy third studio album “Dirty Computer.” Album released ‘PYNK’ as a single, and it too was nominated, for Best Music Video. 

Music Birthday: Frank Ocean

🔊🎉Today, October 28, 1987, Frank Ocean was born Christopher Edwin Cooksey, in Long Beach, California. Following the successful release of his ‘Slide’ collaboration with Calvin Harris, Ocean released his ‘Chanel’ single in March 2017, announcing it on his Blonded Radio. Song has since earned platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America.

Music Birthday: Trixie Mattel

🔊🎉Today 1989 – Trixie Mattel was born Brian Firkus, in Milwaukee, WI – Though Mattel was eliminated twice on season seven of RuPaul’s Drag Race, she went on to win season three of RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars, in 2018 – In 2017, Mattel released “Two Birds,” a country EP, which peaked at no. 16 onContinue reading “Music Birthday: Trixie Mattel”