Janet Jackson fans in Europe received a weary email on Tuesday upon the news of Janet’s Unbreakable World Tour being cancelled. The long-awaited tour, which the singer originally rescheduled due to surgery, sent customers who purchased tickets using Ticketmaster the following: “It is not possible to confirm new dates at the present time so we are refunding all ticket holders.” There has been no word on why the tour was cancelled. [Pitchfork]
Iggy Azalea is returning to the game with some new music. The star’s new single “TEAM” will be the first project off her second album Digital Distortion. Check out the artwork she tweeted on Tuesday up top.
Classically-trained singer Isa is making a soulful debut with her new single ‘Take It Slow.” The track is her first single off up upcoming EP Mirrors Volume I and proves the Bronx native is here stay. Take a listen to the heartfelt ballad above.
It looks like Young Thug is stepping into another realm in the music world. According to a source close the The FADER, the Atlanta rapper may be reworking one of Elton John‘s greatest hits, “Rocket Man.” The source says after the two artists FaceTimed each other, Elton immediately sent over the instrumental to the song — and Young Thug created an out-of-this-world version of it. Maybe if we beg long enough, the two will perform the hit together. [FADER]
Kendrick Lamar‘s Untitled album was so inspiring, his fellow TDE label mate, Punch, says he’s finally ready to make his debut album. The label’s co-president told Billboard over the phone, “I think I’m going to finally finish it because I write a lot and I record every so often. I think I’m just gonna go ahead and knock it out at this point.” Thanks, Punch, for giving us something to look forward to. [Billboard]
As we await Father‘s LP I’m A Piece Of Shit! on March 25, the rapper has blessed up with a hot new single. Featuring iLoveMakonnen, “Why Don’t U” is the hit you need to add to your spring playlist. Listen to the banger up top.
Janet Jackson's Most Unforgettable Moments
1. Janet's "Rhythm Nation" performance was nothing short of legendary.Source:Getty 1 of 9
2. The infamous "wardrobe malfunction" during the Super Bowl halftime show.Source:Getty 2 of 9
3. When she performed a moving tribute to brother Michael during the 2009 MTV VMAs.Source:Getty 3 of 9
4. The world first fell in love with Janet when she played Penny on "Good Times."Source:Getty 4 of 9
5. The reason why we're all calling them "Poetic Justice braids."Source:Getty 5 of 9
6. Who could forget her ultra sexy performance while accepting the MTV Icon Award?Source:Getty 6 of 9
7. The only thing better than Janet? Janet AND Michael, together.Source:Getty 7 of 9
8. The Rolling Stone magazine cover that stopped the world.Source:Instagram 8 of 9
9. 1990s fine.Source:Getty 9 of 9
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