We are excited to announce that Grammy-nominated Janelle Monáe will be headlining INBOUND Rocks at the INBOUND conference this coming September 2014. Known for chart-topping hits like ‘Tightrope’ and ‘Cold War’, inventive albums including ‘The ArchAndroid’, and her signature tuxedo, Monáe will take the main stage on Wednesday, Sept. 17 to give an exclusive performance to over 7,500 expected INBOUND attendees.

Of the announcement, HubSpot CMO Mike Volpe said,  “Every year, we are committed to creating a truly remarkable experience at INBOUND through innovative content, inspiration, and entertainment. INBOUND Rocks is a chance for attendees to soak up the energy of the conference and let loose after back-to-back sessions with industry thought leaders. Janelle Monáe is a talented singer-songwriter with an unmatched style and sound that make her a one-of-a-kind chart-topper in today’s music industry. Her proven track record of cross-genre hit singles and revered albums makes her the perfect artist to inspire and entertain attendees at INBOUND.” 


INBOUND Rocks has welcomed crowd-pleasers to the stage in the past, including OneRepublic and Cyndi Lauper. Both performances have been highlights for attendees at the conference and HubSpot is confident that Monáe will put on a remarkable show this year. For more information on INBOUND Rocks, Monáe’s performance, and how to enter for the chance to meet the artist, check out these details.

INBOUND 2014 will bring savvy marketing and sales professionals together for four days at Boston’s Convention and Exhibition Center to share and absorb cutting-edge content from industry thought leaders. From September 15th-18th, the conference will feature keynotes from Martha Stewart, Simon Sinek, and HubSpot co-founders Brian Halligan and Dharmesh Shah, as well as 150+ sessions on inbound marketing and sales best practices.

Originally published Jul 15, 2014 11:34:00 AM, updated January 18 2023