Janelle Monae To Perform on American Idol

Janelle Monae is set to rock American Idol with an electric performance later this week.

Following Mali Music and Jennifer Lopez, Monae will perform on this Thursday's results show just as one the top nine learn their fate during the elimination round.

"On the season’s first half-hour live results show airing Thursday, March 27 (9:00-9:30 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), tune in to find out who will be sent home. Plus, for the very first time, Grammy Award-nominated pop star Janelle Monáe will perform her new single, “What Is Love,” from the album “Rio 2: Music from the Motion Picture,” available Tuesday, March 25. The song is available now on iTunes," reports FOX.

"American Idol" airs Wednesday and Thursday nights on FOX.