Janet Jackson is an American pop singer, and the youngest sibling in the famous Jackson family, which also includes brother Michael Jackson. She has released a total of 10 albums, including her 1982 self-titled debut and most recent endeavor, 2008’s “Discipline.” Throughout her career, Jackson has tried to set herself apart from her famous brothers with her status as a sex symbol and frequent forays into acting. While she remains an iconic figure in American pop and R&B music, her status as a touring act has steadily declined since her heyday in the ’80s and early ’90s. Her most recent arena tour in 2008 and was not well received by critics, though it initially received media hype for being her first world tour in about seven years. The entire tour was plagued slow ticket sales and the end of the tour was marred by a serious of cancellations due to illness that many in the press interpreted as a reaction on Jackson’s part to disappointing sales in an increasing number of North American markets.

Janet Jackson, 50 Cent To Perform At Saudi Festival After Minaj Backs Out
Nicki Minaj was slated to headline Saudi Arabia’s largest music festival later this month, but backed out after educating herself on the country’s human rights issues. Now, Janet Jackson, 50 Cent, Chris Brown, Future, and Tyga have been added to the lineup. The Jeddah World Fest will take place... Read more
K-Pop’s BTS Takes Over Weekend Best-Selling Events
The rising K-Pop boyband BTS dominated yesterday’s best-selling events list for their upcoming world stadium tour, Ticket Club sales data reveals. Celine Dion and Janet Jackson‘s separate Las Vegas residencies made the list, as well as Elton John’s Farewell Tour and Queen and Adam Lambert’s Rhapsody Tour. Mana, Billy... Read more
Baseball Leads Weekend Tickets On Sale Ahead of Season
As baseball season approaches, many teams are beginning to release home game tickets. This weekend, New Orleans Baby Cakes, Sacramento River Cats, and Gwinnett Stripers tickets will be up-for-grabs. Norfolk Tides, Tampa Tarpons, and Arizona Diamondbacks tickets will be available Monday. Shawn Mendes: The Tour heads on sale tomorrow,... Read more
Janet Jackson Reveals ‘Metamorphosis’ Las Vegas Residency
Music icon and Grammy Award-winning artist Janet Jackson announced a headlining Las Vegas residency at Park Theater at Park MGM that will run through summer 2019. “Metamorphosis” will kick-off on May 17. From there, she’ll play five more shows throughout May, four in June, and five in August, wrapping-up... Read more
The Weeknd, Cardi B To Headline Global Citizen Festival
The international advocacy organization Global Citizen has announced the headlining performers at this year’s festival in New York City, which includes The Weeknd, Cardi B, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monae, and Janet Jackson. This is rapper Cardi B’s second live show announcement since she backed out of her tour with... Read more
Mike Shinoda, Il Divo Headline Tuesday Tickets On Sale
New concert tours hitting the ticketing market today run the gamut of genres, with Mike Shinoda and Il Divo leading the way. Shinoda’s newly-announced North American tour has nearly a dozens shows with tickets available for presale. The Linkin Park guitarist is venturing out on his own after the... Read more
NHL Stanley Cup Finals Scores No. 1 Spot On Sunday Best-Sellers
The NHL Stanley Cup Finals match, if necessary, between Tampa Bay Lightning and Vegas Golden Knights this week took the No. 1 spot on yesterday’s best-selling events list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. Yesterday, the Golden Knights defeated the Winnipeg Jets 2-1, and tonight, Tampa Bay will... Read more
FYF Festival Cancelled After Ticket Sales Plummet
After poor ticket sales this year, festival owners Goldenvoice and AEG Live decided to cancel the annual FYF Festival in Los Angeles this summer, announcing the decision over the weekend. The FYF Festival, which was supposed to take place from July 21 to 22, was due for its 15th anniversary... Read more
Giants, Texans NFL Games Headline Friday Tickets On Sale
Following last night’s NFL Draft, the Giants and Texans find next season’s home games heading on sale. More NFL games are expected to hit the market shortly once fans have had a chance to digest the draft’s impact on the upcoming season. As NBA and NHL Playoffs continue, new... Read more
Janet Jackson Extends ‘State of the World’ Tour, Adds US Dates
Janet Jackson will be visiting the U.S. this summer as an extension of her previous 56-date run of ‘State of the World’ tour. Jackson embarked on ‘State of the World’ tour last year from September to December, which she renamed after originally announcing a tour titled ‘Unbreakable’ – which... Read more