Janet Jackson vs Whitney Houston

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Singer-Songwriter
$150 Million
Net worth 2018
$20 Million
Singers
Industry
Singers
Gary, Indiana, U.S.
Residence
Newark
United States
Country
United States
16/05/1966
BirthDay
09/08/1963
Died On
February 11, 2012
1.63
Height
Lanai Road Elementary School, Portola Middle School
Education
Mount Saint Dominic Academy
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

2012

On February 11th, 2012, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, she was discovered unconscious in the bathtub of her suite

2011

She entered rehab twice and in 2011, enrolled in an outpatient program

1995

She went on to star in and produce several hits such as, ‘Waiting to Exhale’ (1995), ‘The Preacher’s Wife’ (1996), and ‘Sparkle’ (2012)

1992

In 1992, she married singer Bobby Brown, who she had met a few years prior

1991

In 1991, while contemplating an acting career and lead role in ‘The Bodyguard’, she performed her legendary rendition of the national anthem at the ‘Super Bowl’

1985

In 1985, her debut album, ‘Whitney Houston’ gradually became the number one selling album of her career

1980

Through the late 1980s, hits rocketed to the top of billboard charts

1977

In 1977, she was a backup singer for Michael Zager Band’s single ‘Life’s a Party’ and the following year she sang on Chaka Khan’s single ‘I’m Every Woman’

1963

Whitney Elizabeth Houston was born on August 9th, 1963, in Newark, New Jersey