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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Dear Gossips,

Janet Jackson this week announced a new album, Black Diamond, and a new world tour kicking off in June in Miami. Tickets go on sale today. To promote the album and the tour, she made a surprise appearance on The View to invite Whoopi Goldberg to the show – and the rest of the audience too  Read Full Intro

Janet steps out for Rihanna

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 3, 2019 16:44:02 December 3, 2019 16:44:02
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Rihanna’s fashion house, Fenty, isn’t even six months old yet. And already it’s winning awards. Last night Rihanna accepted the Urban Luxe Award for Fenty at the Fashion Awards in London. She wore her own label, of course, and she received the honour from a legend, Janet Jackson.  As we know, Janet doesn’t step out often. Full Story

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Dear Gossips,

On Friday, Glastonbury announced its lineup for this year’s festival. They put the poster up on Twitter, the headliners listed top row. From left to right, it’s The Killers, The Cure, Stormzy, Kylie, and Janet Jackson.  Read Full Intro

Janet Jackson: Hall of Fame…finally

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 14, 2018 16:46:03 December 14, 2018 16:46:03
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It was announced yesterday that Janet Jackson will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2019. Finally. And this is good news, of course. But it’s also an opportunity to talk about why it’s late news. Because Janet has been eligible for induction since 2007. She wasn’t nominated until 2016. Full Story

Black Girls Rock

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at August 28, 2018 15:17:07 August 28, 2018 15:17:07
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One of the most underrated red carpets of the year is the BET Black Girls Rock! red carpet. Every year, I forget it’s happening and every year, it delivers some of my favourite looks. This year’s honourees included Janet Jackson, Mary J. Blige Full Story

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Janet Jackson: for now, forever

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 17, 2018 14:17:05 August 17, 2018 14:17:05
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Janet Jackson has released a new single and accompanying video, her first in three years. The song is “Made for Now”. This is the first thing I listened to when I woke up this morning, angry at my phone for going off at 5am even though that’s when I told it to go off last night. Like you, probably, it’s been a long week, I’ve had a lot to manage at home, at work, at everywhere. Full Story

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Janet Jackson’s new aesthetic 

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at July 27, 2018 19:34:30 July 27, 2018 19:34:30

A new era of Janet Jackson is coming. She’s been teasing it since May when she performed at the Billboard Music Awards and received the Icon Award. At the time, I wrote that I hoped the support we’ve been seeing for Janet via hashtags like #JusticeForJanet during the Super Bowl (#NeverForget) and the overwhelmingly positive response to her Billboards performance would extend into this album cycle. Full Story

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Janet doesn’t cancel 

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at July 9, 2018 17:14:13 July 9, 2018 17:14:13
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There was speculation that Janet Jackson wouldn’t make it to Essence Fest this year. Her father, Joe Jackson, died on June 27th. No one knew if Janet’s grief would make it to headline one of the biggest music festivals in the world.  Apparently, Janet didn’t know either. She did end up at Essence Fest and slayed her performances Full Story