Janet Jackson vs Mariah Carey

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Singer-Songwriter
$150 Million
Net worth 2018
$520 Million
Singers
Industry
Singers
Gary, Indiana, U.S.
Residence
Huntington
United States
Country
United States
16/05/1966
BirthDay
27/03/1970
1.63
Height
1.73 m
Lanai Road Elementary School, Portola Middle School
Education
Harborfields High School
NET WORTH STATISTIC
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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

2013

She is currently collaborating with a number of record producers and musicians for her next album, ‘The Art of Letting Go’, which is slated for release in 2013

2012

She wrote and recorded the song, ‘Mesmerized’ for the film, ‘The Paperboy’, in 2012

2011

In 2011, she collaborated with teenage sensation, Justin Bieber for his holiday album, ‘Under the Mistletoe’ and re-recorded her famous song, ‘All I Want for Christmas is You’

2010

In 2010, she released, ‘Merry Christmas II You’, which became a top holiday album in the United States and became the second ‘Christmas’ album to top the ‘R&B/Hip-Hop’ charts as well

2009

After a bad review for her first feature film ‘Glitter’, sceptics lauded her return to films with ‘Precious’, in 2009, in which she played a social worker

2008

Her 2008 album, ‘E=MC2’, brought her back to the top of the pop-music charts in the United States

2005

‘The Emancipation of Mimi’, released in 2005 is largely considered her ‘comeback’ album

2002

In 2002, her ninth album, ‘Charmbracelet’ was released, which received mixed reviews from critics and listeners

2001

In 2001, she starred in ‘Glitter’ as ‘Billie Frank’, a girl who becomes a pop-star over night, after a chance meeting with a DJ

1999

In 1999, she released the triple-platinum album, ‘Rainbow’, under Columbia Records, which was compared to her previous release, ‘Butterfly’, in terms of the pattern of the songs

1997

She introduced ‘breathy vocals’, a new sultry style of singing, with her next album ‘Butterfly’, in 1997, which received positive reviews from both, critics and listeners

1995

‘Daydream’, released in October 1995, explored new avenues with R&B and hip-hop flavours and her signature pop tunes

1993

She dated and married Tommy Mottola while working on her third album ‘Music Box’ in 1993

1992

Her MTV Unplugged version in 1992, awed critics and went on to earn a triple-platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America

1991

‘Emotions’, released in 1991, was a more mature album in terms of the quality of songs and music

1990

Mariah Carey’, her debut album, released in 1990, sold over 15 million copies worldwide and contained four hit singles that charted the ‘Billboard Hot 100’ for weeks

1988

In 1988, Tommy Mottola, Head of Columbia Records, signed her and produced her debut, self-titled album, ‘Mariah Carey’, which contained four No

1987

She finally graduated from Harborfields High School, in 1987