BEAUTY NEWS: Songstress Janelle Monae is the newest face for CoverGirl

Janelle MonĂ¡e has just been named the newest face of CoverGirl

Now she can add beauty icon to her resume. Janelle Monae, the 26-year old pop singer who has already made a name for herself in the fashion world, is now the newest face for CoverGirl.

The Grammy nominated Kansas native joins the ranks of other notable celebrities including Paula Patton, Sofia Vergara, Ellen DeGeneres, Pink, Tyra Banks, Drew Barrymore, Queen Latifah, Alicia Sacramone and Taylor Swift.

Recently, Monae shared her beauty philosophy and tips with Vogue Magazine. Check out the article here.