Janet Jackson born May 16, is an American pop singer-songwriter and actress. Jackson garnered a substantial gay following during the s as she gained prominence in popular music. In June , Jackson announced she is currently executive producing a documentary on the lives of transgender people around the world titled Truth , saying she agreed to sign on to help stop discrimination against the transgender community. During the recording of Jackson's sixth studio album The Velvet Rope , the singer reportedly suffered from depression, which became a central theme to the album among other subjects including domestic abuse, low self-esteem, sadomasochism , homophobia and sexual orientation. In his review of the album, Neil McCormick of The Daily Telegraph observed, "[Jackson] even makes a bid for gay icon status, delivering a diva-ish performance reminiscent of Diana Ross on 'Together Again' a post-Aids pop song , singing a paean to homosexuality on the jazzy 'Free Xone' and finishing with a lesbian reinterpretation of Rod Stewart 's 'Tonight's the Night'.
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This novel happens to be about a true story and a very unfortunate situation that went from good to bad to downright ugly, between two people: the protagonist-a "normal" person, and the antagonist Janet the well-known celebrity. COM in its entirety, to read every detail you would need to make an objective, sound and "individual" decision to purchase the book rather than being swayed by numerous Janet fanatics and her employees' staged opinions [posing "objective"] points of view. Please keep an open mind and remain objective until you at least hear or see the outcome for yourself. This author is an average everyday person with no lawyers, managers, assistants, groupies, employees, publicists and other "important people" to bombard open forums as does Janet. This book was all she had to fight with and so now you have it.
A prominent figure in popular culture , she is known for sonically innovative, socially conscious and sexually provocative records, and elaborate stage shows. The youngest child of the Jackson family , she began her career with the variety television series The Jacksons in and went on to appear in other television shows throughout the s and early s, including Good Times , Diff'rent Strokes , and Fame. Her collaborations with record producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis incorporated elements of rhythm and blues , funk , disco , rap and industrial beats, which led to crossover success in popular music. In , Jackson signed the first of two record-breaking multimillion-dollar contracts with Virgin Records , establishing her as one of the highest-paid artists in the industry.
Particia Agnew and her husband Gavin Malik Yoba engaged in a bitter divorce that gets increasingly ugly due to his battle for half of the royalties from her book sales. Yep, got it. Jackson a pass on this, but Mr. Perry gets no such luck. The original Why Did I Get Married was a similar-sized box-office hit that also had its own share of questionable portrayals of gays.