Janet Jackson Apologizes for Deleted Instagram Accounts

Janet Jackson Apologizes for Deleted Instagram AccountsAfter fans complained of having their Instagram accounts deleted for sharing clips from Janet Jackson’s Unbreakable tour, the singer took to social media to apologize for the mishap, and to assure everyone it was never her intention to have Instagram react in such a heavy-handed way.

“My team is passionate about protecting the intellectual property we are creating for the tour and possible future projects,” Janet wrote via Facebook. “It was never their intention, acting on my behalf, to have social media accounts removed.”
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Janet Jackson’s Chart Dominance Spans Four Decades

Janet Jackson’s #1 Albums Span Four Decades

JANET JACKSON HAS HAD A #1 ALBUM IN EACH OF THE LAST 4 DECADESWith her latest number one album, her seventh overall, singer Janet Jackson joins only a handful of artists to chart number one albums in each of the last four decades.

With sales of just over 116,000 copies, Janet’s Unbreakable album has helped the singer secure a spot in history alongside Barbara Streisand and Bruce Springsteen, the only other artists to also accomplish the feat.
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New Music: Sexlines by Janet Jackson

Sexlines by Janet Jackson Springs a Leak

sexlines by janet jacksonWithe her Unbreakable album just days away from release, is it any wonder all sorts of unreleased Janet Jackson tracks are now being leaked online.

Such is the case with Sexlines, a single that popped up on Sound Cloud a few hours ago. The tune is not a part of the Unbreakable tracklist, and no one seems to know where it came from or how old it is.

The song definitely sounds new to me, and was probably something Janet decided to leave on the cutting room floor. Too bad. It’s actually a pretty good tune. It would have made a great bonus track for Target, Walmart, or fans like myself who pre-ordered the album.
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Janet Jackson Extending Her World Tour

Is Janet Jackson Extending Her World Tour Again?

janet jackson extending her world tourWe’ve got good news J Tribe. Singer Janet Jackson is extending her Unbreakable World Tour. Due to overwhelming demand, a third leg has been added to the schedule, extending the tour’s run well into the fall of 2016.

Twenty-two new dates have been added to the North American leg of Janet’s tour, and will kick off on May 19 in Concord, California. Additional cities added to the list include Austin Texas, Little Rock Arkansas, and Atlantic City New Jersey.
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Janet Jackson Streams Unbreakable Album

Janet Jackson Streams Unbreakable Album to Loyal Fans

unbreakable albumWhat an awesome time it is to be a Janet Jackson fan. Earlier in the morning we got an official album cover. In the afternoon we got the tracklisting. And now this evening we are being gifted with previews of several new singles, including the album’s title track.

Janet unveiled the Unbreakable single just moments ago via her official website, and called the song a “thank you” to her fans.
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Janet Jackson Unveils Unbreakable Album Cover

Janet Jackson Shows Off Unbreakable Album Cover, Sets Release Date

unbreakable album coverPop icon Janet Jackson has set October 2 as the release date for her upcoming Unbreakable album, her eleventh overall, and first since 2008’s gold certified Discipline.

Janet has also blessed fans with the cover art for Unbreakable, which you can see to your right (click to enlarge). The image was photographed by Yu Tsai, and is one we’ve actually seen before.
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More Behind-the-Scenes Love from Janet Jackson

JANET JACKSON UNBREAKABLE PROMO IMAGESYu Tsai, the photographer tasked with helming the photoshoot for Janet Jackson’s upcoming Unbreakable album, uploaded a video to his Facebook page just moments ago that gives the singer’s fans an even more in depth look into the process of creating the pop diva’s next iconic persona.

Kimbo, Janet’s stylist for the cover shoot, called Janet’s new look “tribal,” and said it signifies her connection to her fans, her music, and even her culture. “We’re all just living on planet Janet,” according to Kimbo.
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Go Behind the Scenes of Janet’s Album Photoshoot

janet jackson album photoshootRather than continue to update my last post on Janet Jackson, I’ve decided to just create a new one with all of the goodies her fans have been blessed with today.

First, the UK’s Metro newspaper gave us a glimpse at Janet’s photoshoot from her upcoming album. Then Janet herself dropped a snippet of her new single titled The Great Forever. That was quickly followed by the release of the first high quality image from this era (which you can see above). And now, ABC News has given us our first behind-the-scenes look at Janet’s photo session for the new album.
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New Janet Jackson Promo Images

Janet Jackson Promo Images Finally Surface Online

new janet jackson promo imagesIt’s not much, but Janet Jackson fans have finally been given a glimpse at this era’s first set of promo images, thanks in part to an article written about the singer in the UK’s Metro newspaper.

The two new images feature a fully clothed Janet sporting long curly hair and lots of bulky jewelry. The look reminds me of the singer’s Janet era, with hints of the Discipline and 20 Y.O. era thrown in.
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Janet Jackson Tops the Charts Again

Singer Janet Jackson Tops the Charts with First Single in Almost a Decade

JANET JACKSON TOPS THE CHARTSUrban radio is loving Janet Jackson’s new single No Sleeep. So much so, its landed at the top of the Adult R&B Songs chart.

No Sleeep is the first single off of Janet’s upcoming eleventh studio album, her first since 2008’s gold-certified Discipline.

Its also Janet’s first single to chart since 2010’s Nothing, which peaked at #15 on the Hot Adult R&B Airplay chart and #58 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.
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Giuseppe Zanotti Designing Sneakers for Janet Jackson

Giuseppe Zanotti Designing Sneakers for Janet Jackson ‘s Unbreakable World Tour

giuseppe zanotti designing sneakers for janet jacksonShoe maker Giuseppe Zanotti will be the exclusive footwear designer for Janet Jackson’s upcoming Unbreakable tour.

According to WWD, Giuseppe will design an exclusive collection of sneakers for Janet, based in part on the a previous design from the company. The high top sneaker will come in two exclusive colors and feature new buckle detailing and personal designs accents.
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Video: No Sleeep by Janet Jackson

Miss Janet Keeps it Grown & Sexy in Just Released No Sleeep Video

It’s finally here everybody- the video to Janet Jackson‘s new single No Sleeep featuring J Cole and directed by Dave Meyers.

The visually stunning clip feels like That’s the Way Love Goes redux and appears in some places to actually harken back to the song’s visual, as well as that of I Get So Lonely.
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Janet Jackson Shoots No Sleeep Video

No Sleeep Video Coming Soon, Will Feature J Cole

JANET JACKSON AND DAVE MEYERS SHOOT NO SLEEEP VIDEOSinger Janet Jackson and director Dave Meyers have teamed up again, this time to shoot the video for Janet’s new single No Sleeep.

Dave posted a photo to his Facebook page featuring himself and the icon, with the caption “Been up all night with @JanetJackson… the sun is up. Time for the #UnbreakableWorldTour.”

Janet and Dave previously worked together during the singer’s All for You era, where he helmed videos for the album’s title track and I Want You.
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