Janet Jackson vs Jennifer Lopez

Janet Jackson’s profile picture
Jennifer Lopez’s profile picture
Singer-Songwriter
$150 Million
Net worth 2018
Singers
Industry
Celebrity
Gary, Indiana, U.S.
Residence
New York City
United States
Country
United States
16/05/1966
BirthDay
24/07/1969
1.63
Height
1.64 m
Children
2
Lanai Road Elementary School, Portola Middle School
Education
Drop Out, City University of New York Baruch
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2017

The couple welcomed their first child, a son, on January 3, 2017

2015

Jackson released her eleventh studio album ‘Unbreakable’ in October 2015

2013

Later, in February 2013, Jackson announced she had married Qatari businessman, Wissam Al Mana, in a private ceremony in 2012

2009

In 2009, she released a second hits compilation ‘Number Ones

2008

In 2008, Jackson signed a record deal with Island Records

2006

Though the album debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 and was certified platinum by the RIAA, it couldn’t replicate the success of her previous albums despite having the potential to do so, thanks to the Super Bowl fiasco!In 2006, Jackson released her ninth studio album ’20 Y

2004

Following the controversial episode at Super Bowl, Jackson came up with her eighth studio album ‘Damita Jo’ in March 2004

2001

In 2001, Jackson came up with her seventh studio album ‘All For You’

1996

In 1996, Jackson renewed her contract with Virgin Records for a whooping $80 million, making her yet again the highest paid recording artist in history

1995

In 1995, she collaborated with her brother Michael Jackson for the song, ‘Scream’, which was the lead single from his album HIStory

1993

With ‘Poetic Justice’ she made her film debut in July 1993

1990

In 1990, Jackson went on a Rhythm Nation World Tour

1989

Furthermore, she became the only female artist in the history of the Hot 100 to have 18 consecutive top ten hit singles, from ‘Miss You Much’ (1989) to ‘I Get Lonely’ (1998)

1986

She then teamed with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis to come up with her third album ‘Control’ in 1986 which became a major hit

1984

In 1984, Jackson released her second album ‘Dream Street’

1982

Under the label, she released her debut album ‘Janet Jackson’ in 1982

1976

In 1976, Jackson began acting in the variety show ‘The Jacksons’

1966

Janet Jackson was born as Janet Damita Jo Jackson on May 16, 1966, in Gary, Indiana

1921

Jackson’s popularity escalated exponentially in the 21st century, as all of her albums and singles did exceptionally well at the charts

1814

The breakthrough in Janet Jackson’s career came with her second album ‘Control,’ and after that, she never looked back! Belting out blockbuster singles and albums one after the other, including ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’, ‘Janet’, ‘The Velvet Rope’ and so on, Jackson by the end of the 1990s decade, was ranked by Billboard as the second most successful artist of the decade

2018

Sometime in 2018, Lopez is set to executive produce and star in NBC's Bye Bye Birdie Live!, a live television production of the stage musical of the same name

2016

Billboard magazine ranked her as the ninth greatest dance club artist of all time in 2016

2015

Following her controversial performance at the musical festival Mawazine in 2015, Moroccan Prime Minister Abdelilah Benkirane called it "indecent" and "disgraceful", while an education group claimed that she "disturbed public order and tarnished women's honor and respect"

2014

In 2014, she became the first female recipient of the Billboard Icon Award

2013

In 2013, she was presented with the prestigious landmark 2,500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her musical contributions, and Univision presented her with the World Icon Award in its Premios Juventud

2012

Lopez's return to prominence the following year with her single "On the Floor"—among the best-selling singles of all time, and its music video recognized as the "Highest Viewed Female Music Video of All Time" by Guinness World Records in 2012—is regarded as one of the greatest musical comebacks in history

2011

In 2011, she was named "The Most Beautiful Woman" by People

2010

In 2010, Lopez was honored by the World Music Awards with the Legend Award for her contribution to the arts

2009

Miriam Jiménez Román stated in The Afro-Latin Reader: History and Culture in the United States (2009) that "[she] was able to traverse the difficult racial boundaries"

2008

The twins were introduced in the March 11, 2008, issue of People, for which the magazine paid a reported $6 million; the photographs of the twins became the most expensive celebrity picture ever taken at the time

2007

" In February 2007, People en Español named her the most influential Hispanic entertainer

2006

In April 2006, she sued to prevent him from publishing a book about their marriage, contending that it violated their confidentiality agreement

2005

In August 2005, Time listed Lopez as one of the most influential Hispanics in America, remarking: "Why? Because over a decade ago, she was an anonymous background dancer on the second-rated sketch-comedy show

2004

Following her break-up with Affleck in January 2004, Lopez began dating her longtime friend, Marc Anthony (real name: Marco Antonio Muñiz)

2003

In 2003, The Observer remarked that Lopez was "the woman immortalised in a million headlines as 'Hollywood's most demanding diva'

2002

" In 2002, Lynette Holloway of The New York Times described Lopez as overexposed

2001

Lo (2001), Lopez became the first female solo recording artist under Epic Records to achieve a number one album in the United States since its inception in 1953

2000

The Green Versace "Jungle Dress" that she wore at the 42nd Annual Grammy Awards in 2000 was voted the fifth most iconic red carpet dress of all time in a poll run by The Daily Telegraph

1999

In 1999, The Record newspaper observed that she was responsible for the introduction of a Latina presence in the film industry, which was a "whites-only preserve" for much of its history

1998

Details magazine named Lopez the "Sexiest Woman of the Year" in 1998, and she led FHM's "100 Sexiest Women" list twice

1997

From February 22, 1997, to January 1998, she was married to Cuban waiter Ojani Noa

1996

She was featured on the cover of the first issue of Latina magazine in 1996, with editor Galina Espinoza stating that there is "no recounting of modern Latina history without Jennifer" in a 2011 editorial praising her legacy

1995

In November 1995, Lopez starred in Money Train alongside Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson as New York City transit cops

1993

Later in 1993, Lopez signed a deal with CBS to co-star in the television series Second Chances

1992

She is widely celebrated for her callipygian figure, which was the inspiration for Sir Mix-a-Lot's 1992 hit "Baby Got Back"

1991

Lopez was selected as a backup dancer for the New Kids on the Block in 1991 and performed with them during their performance of "Games" at the 18th Annual American Music Awards

1990

Upon launching her music career in the late 1990s, Lopez contributed to the "Latin explosion" occurring in entertainment at the time, with the Daily Herald describing her as "crossover royalty"

1986

She auditioned and was cast in My Little Girl (1986), a low-budget film co-written and directed by Connie Kaiserman

1979

Growing up, she was influenced by Latin styles ranging from salsa to bachata, but it was the 1979 hip hop song "Rapper's Delight" by The Sugarhill Gang that she said changed her life

1969

Jennifer Lynn Lopez was born on July 24, 1969, in the Castle Hill neighborhood of The Bronx, New York, to Puerto Rican parents Guadalupe Rodríguez and David Lopez

1961

She credited Rita Moreno's performance in the 1961 musical film West Side Story as a major inspiration