3 09, 2018

Janet Jackson Named BMI Icon; Receives Tribute From H.E.R., Normani, Teyana Taylor, More

By |2018-09-04T10:24:48+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , |0 Comments

The 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, which recognizes the songwriters, producers and publishers of the year’s most-performed R&B/hip-hop songs, went down on Aug. 30 at Atlanta’s Woodruff Arts Center’s Symphony Hall. This year's event honored Janet Jackson with the BMI Icon Award and featured a surprise appearance by Missy Elliott. Song of the Year went to The Weeknd’s “I Feel It [Read More]

30 08, 2018

Janet Jackson Tributes Brother MJ’s 60th Birthday With Sneak Peek of ‘Remember The Time’-Inspired Video

By |2018-08-30T16:39:47+00:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Yesterday (Aug. 29th) would have marked the 60th birthday of the late, great Michael Jackson. To honor him, his younger sister, icon-in-her-own-right Janet Jackson, dropped a short clip of her new video inspired by the King of Pop's 1992 visual "Remember the Time." Janet linked up with social media celebs Kwaylon “BlameItOnKway” Rogers and Andrew “King Bach” Bachelor for the humorous clip, [Read More]

24 08, 2018

Aretha Franklin, Janet Jackson, Mary J. Blige, More to be Honored At 2018 ‘Black Girls Rock!’ Ceremony

By |2018-08-24T13:43:16+00:00August 24th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Let the PROPER Aretha Franklin tributes begin! Following a self-indulgent "tribute" by Madonna at the 2018 VMAs last weekend, the late Queen of Soul will finally get a proper televised tribute at this year's Black Girls Rock! ceremony with a star-studded tribute. According to a press statement, Black Girls Rock! co-founder Bevery Bond says, “This year we are honoring women [Read More]

17 08, 2018

Janet Jackson – Made For Now Feat. Daddy Yankee

By |2018-08-17T08:59:02+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: R&B Music Videos, R&B Videos|Tags: , |0 Comments

New music from Janet Jackson has arrived! The global icon has unveiled a music video for her Daddy Yankee-assisted single titled "Made For Now," an uplifting song with a motivational message that highlights Janet's love for music around the world. Daddy Yankee gives the record a nice flare. In the vibrant visual, directed by Dave Meyers, a colorfully-dressed Jackson shows off her choreographed [Read More]

13 08, 2018

Janet Jackson Reveals Artwork For New Single “Made For Now” ft. Daddy Yankee

By |2018-08-13T16:20:51+00:00August 13th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , |0 Comments

The artwork shows Janet rocking a big, messy, ponytail bun and colorful garb as she pensively stares out past the camera like a bawse!

7 08, 2018

Janet Jackson, Janelle Monáe, The Weeknd, More Tapped For Global Citizen Festival

By |2018-08-07T14:25:08+00:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

The upcoming Global Citizen Festival in New York's Central Park is going to be lit! Music icon Janet Jackson, along with R&B, Pop and Hip Hop stars Janelle Monáe, Cardi B, The Weeknd, and Shaw Mendes will head this year's annual event, hosted by Wolverine star Hugh Jackman and Australian actress Deborra-lee Furness. " . Stand with me at the #GlobalCitizen Festival on 9/29 in [Read More]

30 07, 2018

DJ Aktive Meshes Janet Jackson Vocals With Hip-Hop Beats For ‘Janet Remixes’ Mixtape

By |2018-07-30T12:57:52+00:00July 30th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Janet Jackson's DJ, Philly-heralded talent DJ Aktive, is paying homage to his boss lady with a string of hip-hop remixes aptly called "Janet Remixes," a 30-minute mix of Janet's vocals meshed with current, popular hip-hop beats. For instance, Aktive mixes "Got 'Til It's Gone" with Nicki Minaj's "Chun-Li" beat and pairs Drake's "Nice For What" track with Janet's "That's The [Read More]

4 07, 2018

Janet Jackson Remembers Her Dad Joe Jackson With Social Media Tribute

By |2018-07-04T10:14:36+00:00July 4th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

For the first time, Janet Jackson, 52, has publicly mourned the death of her father Joe Jackson on Social media. On Tuesday, the music icon uploaded a throwback black-and-white photo to Twitter and Instagram that shows her young self with braided hair sitting on her father’s lap as the pair posed for the adorable family photo. Janet captioned the picture with a simple [Read More]

29 06, 2018

Janet Jackson To Receive Icon Award at 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards

By |2018-06-29T15:48:52+00:00June 29th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |1 Comment

Not only is Janet Jackson an icon in the eyes of the Billboard Music Awards (as she was granted the honor at last month's ceremony), she'll also receive the Icon Award at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards this summer. BMI Vice President Creative (Atlanta), Catherine Brewton, said in a statement, “As one of the most influential entertainers of all time, [Read More]

20 06, 2018

Janet Jackson Covers ESSENCE, Talks Motherhood, Artistic Growth, Battling Depression, More

By |2018-06-20T13:53:38+00:00June 20th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Since Janet Jackson is the 2018 ESSENCE Festival headliner, she's also the publication's cover girl for the July/August 2018 issue. In the hot summer periodical, Janet graces the cover in a gold blazer and her dazzling, signature smile. The cover story is an open letter penned by the 52-year-old living legend as she opens up about motherhood and even darker [Read More]

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