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Joe Jackson Buried at Same Cemetery as Michael Jackson in Los Angeles

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On Monday (July 2), the patriarch of the musical Jackson family Joe Jackson was laid to rest at a private ceremony in Los Angeles. According to the Associated Press, he was buried at the same cemetery as his late son, Michael Jackson, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Southern California. The iconic talent manager died […]

Janet Jackson to Receive 2018 BMI Icon Award

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Earlier his year Janet Jackson received the top honors of the night in the Icon Award at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards. The legendary singer will soon add another trophy to her mantle when she will be awarded the BMI Icon at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. The BMI Icon award was created to honor […]

Joe Jackson Hospitalized with Terminal Illness in Las Vegas

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Joe Jackson has been hospitalized in Las Vegas with stage four pancreatic cancer. The Daily Mail reports the 88-year-old father to music legends Michael and Janet Jackson has been suffering for months and a downturn in his health status was reported to the family but they were unable to visit him. The report details that […]

Janet Jackson to Receive Inaugural Impact Award at 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards

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Black popular music royalty, Janet Jackson is getting her flower bouquets when she can smell them. The pop legend is being honored at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards with the inaugural Impact Award as announced by Radio Disney on Monday according to Billboard. The award will recognize Jackson’s generational transcending influence amid the global […]

Janet Jackson Asks Police to Check on the Welfare of Her 1-Year-Old Son

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Janet Jackson is one mama bear that refuses to let anyone mess with her cub. The award-winning entertainer phoned police Saturday, and asked officers to do an immediate welfare check on her son, baby Eissa Al Mana. Jackson became concerned about the 1-year-old’s safety when a nanny informed her that her ex-husband, Wissam Al Mana, […]

A Legacy: Janet Jackson Earns Billboard’s Icon Award

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Few artists can look back on their careers while still adding to their legacy. On Sunday, Janet Jackson became the first Black woman to receive the Icon Award at the Billboard Music Awards. Not only did she add another award to her decorated career, Ms. Jackson took over the Billboard stage reminding us all she […]

Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at 2018 Billboard Music Awards


Janet Jackson will be honored with the 2018 Icon Award at the Billboard Music Awards. This recognition is honored to artists who made a cultural impact both inside and outside the music industry. Past recipients include, Neil Diamond (2011), Stevie Wonder (2012), Prince (2013), Jennifer Lopez (2014), Céline Dion (2016) and Cher (2017). The pop […]

HerSource: Janet Jackson Announces Dates For ‘State Of The World’ Tour

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Janet Jackson will be back to touring this fall, she announced on Monday evening. In a video posted on her website, she unveiled her return to her postponed “Unbreakable” Tour on Sept. 7 in Lafayette, Louisiana. She had previously postponed 75 North American and European dates due to her pregnancy. She birthed her son, Eissa, […]

Janet Jackson Extends ‘State of the World’ Tour

Janet Jackson Extends 'State of the World' Tour

Janet Jackson is adding more shows to her successful State of the World tour. The pop icon stated that the extended tour will kick off on July 11th. Dates have been added in Rogers, Arkansas; Cincinnati; Syracuse, New York; Hersey, Pennsylvania; Saratoga Springs, New York; Virginia Beach, Virginia; Raleigh; Charlotte; Miami; and Tampa. Tickets for […]

Fire Starter: What’s Your Favorite Beat From Just Blaze?

Recently Netflix released an 8 part documentary series called Rapture that goes into the day-to-day lives and behind the scenes of a small handful of Hip-Hop personalities including Nas, T.I., Logic, Dave East and more. One of the more impressive episodes was based around New Jersey-born producer/DJ Just Blaze born Justin Smith. Now that name […]

Happy Birthday To Renowned Hip-Hop Producer, The Late J Dilla

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The works of renowned hip-hop producer J Dilla or Jay Dee is one throws listeners into calm chills. Today (Feb. 7) the late producer would have turned 44 years old. Dilla has been a force to be reckoned with throughout the 90s due to his ability to craft a signature approach for hip-hop measures. It […]

Justin Timberlake’s Super Bowl Halftime Show Ruled Disastrous, Upsets Prince Fans and Fails at Janet Jackson Nipplegate Redemption

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Justin Timberlake, former lead singer of pop boy band NSYNC performed at the halftime show for the 52nd Super Bowl and while his presence alone was already controversial, his performance was ruled as being nothing but disastrous by the masses. This was Timberlake’s chance to redeem himself from his infamous Super Bowl performance 14 years […]

People of Twitter Declare Super Bowl Sunday ‘Janet Jackson Appreciation Day’


Janet Jackson fans have not forgotten how Ms. Jackson was treated after the nipplegate scandal of Super Bowl XXXVIII in 2004. On Sunday morning, fans around the world took to Twitter to create the hashtag #JanetJacksonAppreciationDay, sharing Janet Jackson clips, videos and GIFs, as well as stories of her positive impact.  The social media movement was, […]

Janet Jackson and Jermaine Dupri Are Reportedly Back Together

Janet Jackson and Jermaine Dupri Are Reportedly Back Together

Janet Jackson just wrapped up her State of the World tour on December 17. During the show’s after party in Atlanta, the “Come Back to Me” singer was joined by her former flame, Jermaine Dupri. US Weekly reports the couple was “cuddled up and holding hands.” They called it a quits about eight years ago, and […]

Janet Jackson Brings Out Missy Elliot to Perform in Atlanta

Janet Jackson Brings Out Missy Elliot to Perform in Atlanta

Janet Jackson wrapped up her State of the World tour Sunday night in Atlanta and went out with a bang. The “Control” singer brought out one of hip-hop’s legendary emcees, Missy Elliot.  They performed their 2015 track, “BURNITUP!” from Janet’s album, Unbreakable. The crowd was definitely excited to see Missy work it on stage with one of the […]