Janelle Monae is dating female hip hop star MC Lyte, Know about her Relationship and Sexuality

HitBerryPublished on   26 Mar, 2017Updated on   12 Mar, 2018

Janelle Monae Robinson professionally known as Janelle Monae is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and model. She put her steps in her field with a conceptual EP titled Metropolis: Suite I (The Chase), the EP peaked at 115 on the Billboard 200 in the United States.


The 31-year-old American diva has managed to get a good popularity across the world through her works while she sometimes makes her news about her sexuality.

She is currently in a relationship with an American Rapper MC Lyte. Know more about her sexuality and relationship matters.

Know about Janelle Monae's Sexuality, is She Straight or Lesbian or Bisexual?

Well, we all know Janelle is a renowned actress and singer in the industry but you might be wondering to know about her sexuality. Actually, almost everyone among those who know her wants to know about her sexuality. Let's go deeper about the topic.

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Despite being a media celebrity, Jenelle kept her personal information very secretive in her past days, however, now she has thought to share something about herself. At least she has spoken on the topic on which she was supposed to speak quite before. Yes! about her sexuality.

According to some reports, she has tried to address her sexuality. She told, "Women are amazing...and so are guys. There is nothing wrong with being bisexual, there is nothing wrong with being lesbian or gay. I am an advocate. I have friends who are in same-sex relationships and I feel love has no religious belief. Love is the purest and most important thing we can possess for ourselves and for others

Gorgeous American dive Janelle Monae

Gorgeous American dive Janelle Monae

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In an interview in 2013, she stated that she wants both men and women to "still be attracted to" and she there also expressed that she supports the LGBTQ community. However, we can't claim what she exactly is from her sexuality but it is pretty clear that she is not straight by gender.

Janelle Monae's Affair with the Hip Hop Star MC Lyte

The Moonlight actress Janelle is currently living a single life as she is not seen hooked up with anyone. However, the American diva was once in a relationship with an American hip-hop star MC Lyte. She was linked in a relation for sometimes.

According to the Mediatakeout, Janelle was in a relation with Lyte during mid-2015. During the time the couple shared a suite at Manhattan's Greenwich hotel on-and-off.

Janelle Monae and MC Lyte

Janelle Monae and MC Lyte Source: Pulse.ng

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When she was asked whether she was then dating a man or a woman, then look what she had to tell on that:

I keep my personal life very much to myself. I want everybody to focus on my music. I also don't want to let anybody down. I want women to still be attracted to me. Go get my album! I want men to still be attracted to me so I have to be political in this. So I can't really tell y'all!

She told that she only dated androids during a 2011 interview with London Evening Standard. She also said,

 "I speak about androids because I think the android represents the new 'Other'. You can compare it to being a lesbian or being a gay man or being a black woman... what I want is for people who feel oppressed or feel like the 'Other' to connect with the music and to feel like, 'She represents who I am.'" She added that she would talk about her sexual orientation "in due time"