I told you I could make you a celebrity overnight didn’t I?
— OSFMag.com (@SaidSherice) June 15, 2015
Well abracadabra, viola, and alladat.
Overnight came. And your girl Jan‘s got news for yous:
It’s official Janet fans!
You’ve already heard it from her lips [that] new music, a new movement, and a world tour would soon come and now, that time has come.
With ticket’s going on sale begin date: June 22, complete with tour dates (kicking off August 31) and other deets, the pop diva’s team just announced:
Music icon, multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist today announced details of her highly anticipated international tour. The will return one of this world’s most influential entertainers back to the live stage in support of her upcoming album due out this Fall on Rhythm Nation Records/BMG. This first leg, a 36-date tour, 30 of which are promoted by Live Nation, will take the legendary artist to cities throughout the U.S. and Canada with shows lined up in Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Atlanta, San Diego, San Francisco and more. All dates are being co-produced by Miss Jackson’s Rhythm Nation. A full list of tour dates is below.
Additional worldwide concerts will be announced at a later date.
at JanetJackson.com. American Express Card members can purchase tickets for select shows before the general public beginning Monday, June 15 at 10:00 a.m. through Friday, June 19 at 10:00 pm. “American Express is thrilled to partner with an iconic artist like Janet Jackson on the UNBREAKABLE WORLD TOUR and bring our Card Members an opportunity to purchase tickets before the general on-sale date,” said Walter Frye, V.P., American Express Entertainment. “Adding Janet to our industry-leading ticketing partnerships is rooted in our mission to serve our Card Members’ deep passion for music.”
In addition to Live Nation and Rhythm Nation, other concert promoters will include Nederlander Concerts, Jam Productions, Another Planet Entertainment, and such promoters as Bamp and Tommy Meharey who will produce the Honolulu dates.
On board as well is Janet’s longtime friend (slash) choreographer (slash) “The Kid” dancer (Janet Tour, Velvet Rope Tour, All For Your Tour, 2009 MTV Michael Jackson tribute), Gil Duldulao.
This time around, Gil is overseeing as creative director and has got his eyes on all lined up to get on board as, auditions have been underway for new dancers for the tour!
So you think you can dance?
Warm up to some vintage rehearsal videos of what Jan’s rehearsals feel like and what her auditions look like. Good luck!