Janet Jackson is a singer, songwriter, actress and dancer from America. She is one of the world’s greatest talented family “Jackson”. Janet Jackson’s debut studio album was a self-titled album and her latest one is titled “Unbreakable”. Keep reading to know more about Janet Jackson’s net worth in 2018.
Janet Jackson Early Life
Janet Damita Jo Jackson was born on May 16, 1966 in Gary city in Indiana, United States. Her father Joe Jackson is a talent manager and he’s one of the first Jackson’s family popular people founders, and her mother is Katherine Jackson.
Janet Jackson’s whole family is popular and has provided the world with great talents. Her brothers are Michael Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Randy Jackson, Tito Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Marlon Jackson, and Brandon Jackson who died after 1 day of his birth. Janet Jackson has 2 sisters, La Toya Jackson and Rebbie Jackson. She studied at the Portola Middle School and at the Lanai Road Elementary School.
Janet Jackson has been married three times and divorced twice. Her first marriage was in 1984 to the singer James DeBarge, and they got divorced after one year. Janet Jackson’s second marriage was to the dancer, music video director and songwriter René Elizondo Jr. from 1991-2000.
Janet Jackson had her latest marriage life with the Qatari business magnate Wissam Al Mana. They got married in 2012, welcomed their only child Eissa Al Mana in 2017, separated after a short time of their son’s birth and they are expected to divorce in 2018.
Janet Jackson Career
Janet Jackson already grew up in a talented family. Her father helped her to get a contract with the A&M Records through which her debut self-titled album was released in 1982. 2 years later, Janet Jackson released her second studio album “Dream Street”. Both the albums ranked on top charts but they didn’t debut at 1.
Following the first 2 albums, Janet Jackson wanted to move out from the family and wanted to work on her own. She collaborated with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis on her 3rd album “Control”, which was released in 1986. The album gave Janet her first debut at 1 on 2 charts, the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and the Billboard 200 chart both in the United States.
Janet Jackson released her latest and 11th studio album in 2015 titled “Unbreakable”, and it was successful as it got top-ranked by many magazines, and peaked at 1 on many charts. She also appeared in a few movies and series and her latest TV appearance was in a drama movie titled “For Colored Girls”.
Awards & Achievements
Janet Jackson has been receiving numerous award winnings and nominations. She has more than 870 award winnings and nominations. Janet Jackson has won 11 American Music Awards, 12 Billboard Magazine Year-End Number One Awards, 16 Billboard Music Awards, 4 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, 21 BMI Pop Awards, 5 Bravo Otto Awards, 4 American Black Achievement Awards, 9 Guinness Book of World Records, 5 Grammy Awards, 3 Image Awards, 3 International Dance Music Awards, 9 MTV Video Music Awards, 4 National Association of Recording Merchandisers Awards, 3 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, 13 Soul Train Music Awards, and other awards.
Net Worth of Janet Jackson
The estimated net worth of one of the Jackson’s family talents Janet Jackson is $200 million. She made her fortune from the albums she released, sold and performed. Janet Jackson’s albums ranked on top charts in many countries across the whole world, which eventually means that they were sold for millions of copies. Some news and unconfirmed information say that she might have over $1 billion in assets.
Janet Jackson is one of the world’s greatest talents of the Jackson’s family. So far, she released 11 studio albums that were ranked on top charts across many countries and the latest one is titled “Unbreakable”. Janet Jackson recently stated that she is not dating anyone for now and that she wants to focus on touring.