Janelle Monae On Her Last Dance With Chadwick Boseman
Written by BET on September 16, 2020
The world remains to be mourning the lack of Chadwick Boseman. On August 28, the actor handed away from colon most cancers at solely 43 years outdated. Singer and actress Janelle Monae just lately opened up a few fantastic reminiscence she shared with the Black Panther star.
Whereas speaking to Stephen Colbert on The Late Show on September 15, the Antebellum star revealed they first met when Black Panther was being filmed in Atlanta and he or she was recording her album “Soiled Pc.” She invited the forged to jam out to among the music.
“I simply mentioned, ‘I might like to host you guys,’ and so they all confirmed up one evening. We ate, we listened to music,” she recalled. “I simply keep in mind Chadwick that evening being so current. We weren’t speaking about work, we weren’t speaking in regards to the previous, we had been good there. He was taking part in drums. We had been dancing.”
Monea additionally recalled the final dance they shared from a celebration at this yr’s Oscars when he tapped her the shoulder and mentioned, “Let’s have this dance.”
Monae mentioned they tried to “out-James Brown one another.”
Monae added, “I’ll actually miss him… I really feel like his spirit lives on eternally via the unbelievable work he has completed.”
Watch the interview with Janelle Monae under:
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