- Date of Birth:
- May 16, 1966
Janet Jackson (born Janet Damita Jo Jackson in Gary, Indiana on May 16, 1966) is an American recording artist and actress. She is the youngest child of the Jackson family, and she is famous for her provocative music and shows.
She has sold over 100 million records, and she is ranked as one of the best-selling artists in the history of contemporary music. She has sold 26 million records, and has been named one of the “Top 50 R&B / Hip-Hop Artists of the Past 25 Years” by Billboard magazine.
She had hit singles such as “All For You,” “Together,” and “Nasty”. She is the sister of the late pop singer, Michael Jackson, and together, they sang “Scream”. Since his death, she has been very involved in his children’s lives.
Best Known For:
Being a member of the Jackson family, and being one of the best selling artists in history.
Janet has been married and divorced twice. She has no children, and is often in the press for her fluctuating weight. She has been married to retail director Wissam Al Mana since 2012. Janet announced on April 6, 2016, that she would be postponing the second half of her “Unbreakable” tour to start a family with Wissam.