Janet Jackson

Moderators: biscuits, JSparksFan, stevyy, Benjamin, bm08

 

Favourite choreography

What Have You Done For Me Lately
0
No votes
Nasty
2
5%
Pleasure Principle
6
14%
Miss You Much
6
14%
Rhythm Nation
7
16%
Escapade
0
No votes
Alright
3
7%
If
7
16%
You Want This
2
5%
Runaway
1
2%
Together Again
0
No votes
I Get Lonely
1
2%
Doesn’t Really Matter
0
No votes
All For You
3
7%
All Nite (Don’t Stop)
2
5%
So Excited
0
No votes
Rock With U
1
2%
Make Me
0
No votes
Made For Now
2
5%
Other (please state)
0
No votes
 
Total votes : 43

Postby Goldmoney » Sat Nov 18, 2017 10:40 am

Her head is back in the game!
User avatar
Goldmoney
Legend
 
Posts: 19995
Joined: Sat Aug 01, 2009
Location: aRatchet Street

Postby Benjamin » Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:22 am

Stunning!!
User avatar
Benjamin
Kid At Heart
 
Posts: 61289
Joined: Tue Mar 29, 2005
Location: The Netherlands

Postby BodyShop » Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:45 pm

^What is that ?? It's stunning !
User avatar
BodyShop
Manager
 
Posts: 4810
Joined: Wed Feb 25, 2015

Postby biscuits » Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:55 pm

Perfect time to release a new album
User avatar
biscuits
The Diva
 
Posts: 47293
Joined: Sat Feb 13, 2010

Postby CanYouKeepUp » Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:07 pm

Just learned that Katy Perry tributes Janet on her Witness tour during Bon Appétit!

It’s a bit random but love the fact that she’s referencing her :)

https://youtu.be/iv052HVSec8
CanYouKeepUp
Manager
 
Posts: 2619
Joined: Sat Mar 12, 2005

Postby Bojan » Sun Nov 19, 2017 1:42 am

Yeah, she was also at one of her concerts.
JanetShe is literally, every artist's favorite artist. She is forever trending. We are living in a Janet Nation. Every day we feel her impact.
User avatar
Bojan
Manager
 
Posts: 3399
Joined: Fri Jul 29, 2016

Postby HolidayGuy » Sun Nov 19, 2017 1:54 am

Saw Damita for the first time in my 30 years of fandom (in Bethlehem, Pa.)- and what an experience.

I wrote a review/commentary for my paper. I just stuck to Janet for my article, though the DJ was enjoyable. And I didn't bother to report what time she came on (around 8:30 p.m., which wasn't bad given she had a DJ opening), all that minor stuff. :)

And here it is. It was another labor of love, so hope the "Rhythm Nation" enjoys it. : :lol:

http://www.poconorecord.com/entertainme ... world-more
The most celebrated and important female artist of the last half-century-plus-who else but the one and only Madonna.
HolidayGuy
Manager
 
Posts: 2101
Joined: Sun Jan 04, 2004
Location: Northeast USA

Postby JJeffs » Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:27 am

biscuits wrote:Perfect time to release a new album
That would be great. Unless she's been working while on tour and everything else going on, late next summer or fall seems like the soonest possible to me.

Whenever it happens, she seems like she's got plenty of inspiration for a new batch of songs.
User avatar
JJeffs
Personal Assistant
 
Posts: 582
Joined: Mon Oct 10, 2016

Postby BlueScorpion » Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:46 am

Can't see it happening anytime soon as we all know how she is with breaks between albums. The shortest we had was probably two years, between Damita Jo and 20 Y.O. and that was a "damage control" album... or so they tried.
You ain't gotta break down,
YOU'RE TOO STRONG!"
User avatar
BlueScorpion
Superstar
 
Posts: 7383
Joined: Sat Nov 19, 2011
Location: Elusive Location

Postby biscuits » Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:50 am

There was only 17 months between 20 Y.O. and Discipline
User avatar
biscuits
The Diva
 
Posts: 47293
Joined: Sat Feb 13, 2010

Postby BlueScorpion » Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:55 am

^ I tend to overlook that album because doesn't feel like a JJ record to me :lol: , but you're right! :P
You ain't gotta break down,
YOU'RE TOO STRONG!"
User avatar
BlueScorpion
Superstar
 
Posts: 7383
Joined: Sat Nov 19, 2011
Location: Elusive Location

Postby TIfan » Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:57 am

After this tour, I want her to take a break... I can only imagine being a new mother, touring US.
User avatar
TIfan
Legend
 
Posts: 12115
Joined: Sun Jan 27, 2008

Postby Bojan » Tue Nov 21, 2017 12:36 am

Image
JanetShe is literally, every artist's favorite artist. She is forever trending. We are living in a Janet Nation. Every day we feel her impact.
User avatar
Bojan
Manager
 
Posts: 3399
Joined: Fri Jul 29, 2016

Postby red3269 » Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:06 am

Bojan wrote:Image
Universally loved and respected by her peers. A LEGEND.
red3269
Manager
 
Posts: 1214
Joined: Mon Oct 13, 2014

Postby Bojan » Tue Nov 21, 2017 5:22 pm

Billboard
The 100 Best Deep Cuts by 21st Century Pop Stars: Critics' Picks

You may or may not agree with our definition, but we think you'll agree with the songs -- buried treasures, should've-been singles, and oddball jams that show you a side of your favorite superstar that you never knew existed. Dive in to the deep end of the pop world with us.

27. Janet Jackson, "LUV" (Discipline, 2008)

When Janet Jackson says she's in love, you best believe she's in LUV, L-U-V. For this Discipline almost-single, she feels the emotional crash so acutely she spends most of the song comparing it to a literal car accident, with Rodney Jerkins' blaring synths sounding like the police and ambulance sirens collecting around her as she lies in motionless rapture. "He hit me with his love," is all she can comment from her ecstatic daze, and no traffic cop would dare interfere. -- A.U.
https://www.billboard.com/articles/colu ... -deep-cuts

Only two stars that started their careers in the '80s or earlier included: Janet at #27 and Madonna at #62.
JanetShe is literally, every artist's favorite artist. She is forever trending. We are living in a Janet Nation. Every day we feel her impact.
User avatar
Bojan
Manager
 
Posts: 3399
Joined: Fri Jul 29, 2016

Postby Bojan » Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:27 pm

Image
JanetShe is literally, every artist's favorite artist. She is forever trending. We are living in a Janet Nation. Every day we feel her impact.
User avatar
Bojan
Manager
 
Posts: 3399
Joined: Fri Jul 29, 2016

Postby Pawlu84 » Wed Nov 22, 2017 7:28 am

LUV is so underrated the best the best song on Discipline and one of my favourite Janet album tracks.
Pawlu84
Manager
 
Posts: 2965
Joined: Tue May 10, 2011

Postby Yoshie » Wed Nov 22, 2017 7:49 am

Luv is the standout on Discipline. It's such a shame it never received a video. It should've been a huge hit and should've put Janet back on the mark. :(
Yoshie
Legend
 
Posts: 23620
Joined: Mon Jan 16, 2006

Postby BlueScorpion » Wed Nov 22, 2017 10:10 am

True. And let's not even mention her bops with Missy Elliott - pure fire!
You ain't gotta break down,
YOU'RE TOO STRONG!"
User avatar
BlueScorpion
Superstar
 
Posts: 7383
Joined: Sat Nov 19, 2011
Location: Elusive Location

Postby BlueScorpion » Wed Nov 22, 2017 10:51 am

Miss Jackson lookin' A-GAME!!

Image
You ain't gotta break down,
YOU'RE TOO STRONG!"
User avatar
BlueScorpion
Superstar
 
Posts: 7383
Joined: Sat Nov 19, 2011
Location: Elusive Location

Postby Yoshie » Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:01 pm

BlueScorpion wrote:True. And let's not even mention her bops with Missy Elliott - pure fire!
I always thought The 1 was great and doesn't deserve the bashing it gets from some fans.
Yoshie
Legend
 
Posts: 23620
Joined: Mon Jan 16, 2006

Postby Bojan » Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:04 pm

Luv was the reason Janet was at war with her label.
JanetShe is literally, every artist's favorite artist. She is forever trending. We are living in a Janet Nation. Every day we feel her impact.
User avatar
Bojan
Manager
 
Posts: 3399
Joined: Fri Jul 29, 2016

Postby Benjamin » Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:09 pm

Bojan wrote:Luv was the reason Janet was at war with her label.
Oh really? Why?
User avatar
Benjamin
Kid At Heart
 
Posts: 61289
Joined: Tue Mar 29, 2005
Location: The Netherlands

Postby Gravity » Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:40 pm

Pawlu84 wrote:LUV is so underrated the best the best song on Discipline
Floped and localed
User avatar
Gravity
R&B Junkie
 
Posts: 10763
Joined: Tue Jan 05, 2016
Location: Luxurious Undergrind

Postby Bojan » Wed Nov 22, 2017 10:01 pm

Benjamin wrote:
Bojan wrote:Luv was the reason Janet was at war with her label.
Oh really? Why?
Janet wanted it as the second single.
JanetShe is literally, every artist's favorite artist. She is forever trending. We are living in a Janet Nation. Every day we feel her impact.
User avatar
Bojan
Manager
 
Posts: 3399
Joined: Fri Jul 29, 2016

Return to General Artists Discussion