Janelle Monáe used to spend her gas money at the thrift store

Janelle Monáe spent all her money at thrift stores before she made it big

Before Janelle Monáe was a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, she lived with six other girls in a boarding house and sometimes spent her gas money at the thrift store. Today, she's a style icon.
Wed, Jul 17 201911:48 AM EDT