The next several weeks bring several gifts for janellemonae6-7-09ah fans—a new single featuring Miguel, “Prime Time,” was released today, September 10th will see the release of her second album, The Electric Lady, and now, Monáe has announced The Electric Lady tour, which will wind its way throughout North America throughout October and November.

About that power-ballad single—you can give it a listen here.  As for those tour dates, check them out below, via The AV Club:

Oct. 13—Philadelphia, Pennsylvania—Electric Factory
Oct. 14—Washington, DC—Lincoln Theatre
Oct. 16—Boston, Massachusetts—House of Blues
Oct. 18—Montreal, Quebec—Olympia Theatre
Oct. 19—Toronto, Ontario—Kool Haus
Oct. 21—Chicago, Illinois—Vic Theatre
Oct. 22—Minneapolis, Minnesota—Skyway Theater
Oct. 24—Englewood, Colorado—Gothic Theatre
Oct. 25—Salt Lake City, Utah—In The Venue
Oct. 29—Portland, Oregon—Roseland Theater
Oct. 30—Seattle, Washington—Showbox SoDo
Nov. 1—San Francisco, California—Warfield Theatre
Nov. 2—Los Angeles, California—Club Nokia at L.A. Live
Nov. 5—Anaheim, California—House of Blues
Nov. 6—San Diego, California—House of Blues
Nov. 7—Phoenix, Arizona—The Crescent Ballroom
Nov. 9—Dallas, Texas—House of Blues
Nov. 12—Austin, Texas—Austin City Limits at The Moody Theater
Nov. 13—Houston, Texas—House of Blues
Nov. 15—Kansas City, Missouri—Uptown Theater
Nov. 17—Nashville, Tennessee—Ryman Auditorium
Nov. 19—Raleigh, North Carolina—The Ritz
Nov. 20—Charlotte, North Carolina—The Fillmore Charlotte
Nov. 22—Orlando, Florida—Hard Rock Live
Nov. 23—Miami Beach, Florida—Fillmore Miami Beach at The Jackie Gleason Theatre
Nov. 26—Atlanta, Georgia—The Tabernacle

What do you think of the Monáe news?