Janelle Monáe @ Skybar At Mondrian 2/7


In a spectacular display of performance perfection, Grammy nominee Janelle Monáe showed the crowd at Skybar at Mondrian in LA that she was more than worthy of the “Best Urban Performance” Grammy, regardless of the final outcome the following night.

Giant Step is pleased to have brought you Janelle for a one-off treat in Los Angeles. She certainly made it a night to remember, diving into the adjacent pool for a swim and climbing a tree for kicks! Check it out below:
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Friends We Love: 120 Seconds with Mark de Clive-Lowe

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Venice, California
As a New Zealand native, producer and musician Mark De Clive-Lowe talks about being surrounded by beaches growing up and how his recent move to a beach town is helping him move forward.

Friends We Love: 120 Seconds with K’NAAN

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Toronto, Canada
Somali-born MC & musician, K’NAAN shares his views on language as not only a tool for communication but also as a cultural carrier and its influence in the way we view ourselves and our surrounding environment.

For more on K’NAAN check out: http://www.4real.com/profile.asp?p=knaan

Friends We Love: 120 Seconds with Erin Hirsh

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Los Angeles, California
Erin Hirsh, the Los Angeles-based celebrity fashion stylist responsible for the wardrobe of Rihanna and Kanye West on the Glow in The Dark Tour, shares her thoughts on the hipster phenomenon.

Friends We Love: 120 Seconds with Gilles Peterson

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London, UK
Music pioneer Gilles Peterson of Brownswood Recordings & BBC Radio 1 shares the extent of his obsession with Arsenal Football Club and some insight into why he’s taking a break.

Check out Gilles Peterson at: myspace.com/gillespeterson
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