Today marks the 20th anniversary of Janet Jackson’s iconic and multi-platinum fifth album, janet. and Billboard was able to chat with the legendary singer about the special day, new artists influenced by her, choreography in her music videos and upcoming plans. Janet reveals that she’s in the early stages of working on a new album.
It’s been five years since your last album, and nearly four since your last single. Have you been working on new music, and when can we expect it if so?
I am working on a new project now. We are creating the concept and initial thoughts on the music. I am excited about the direction we are taking. I don’t want to rush it… I don’t want to put a time constraint on the creative process.
Read the full interview here