Janet Jackson Net Worth $225 million
Janet Jackson salary $50,000,000
Janet Jackson Net Worth: How rich is Janet Jackson? & How much money is Janet Jackson worth? Time to find out!
Janet Jackson is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress and her current net worth is $225 million.
Born in Gary, Indiana to Katherine Esther and Joseph Walter Jackson, as the youngest of ten children, Janet is one of the richest singers in the world.
Her brothers started The Jackson 5 band in the Chicago-Gary area and singed a contract deal with Motown.
The family moved to the Encino neighborhood of Los Angeles. Back then she had plans to become a horse racing jockey or entertainment lawyer. She planned to support herself and follow an acting career.
However, she wished for her to pursue a career in entertainment, and considered the idea after she recorded herself in the studio.
At 7 years old, she performed at the Las Vegas Strip at MGM Casino. She started acting in the variety show The Jacksons back in ’76.
After starring as Penny Gordon Woods in the sitcom Good Times, she kept acting since there.
Among her best roles we recall A New Kind of Family and Diff’rent Strokes for three seasons.
At 16, her father and manager Joseph Jackson got her a contract with A&M Records.
In 1982 she released her debut album, Janet Jackson, produced by Angela Winbush, Rene Moore, and many more, and overseen by her father Joseph.
Her second album, Dream Street, released in 1984, reached 147 on the Billboard 200 and #6 on the publication’s R&B albums chart. The album received little promotion.
She is famous for sonically innovative, socially conscious, and sexually provocative records.
By the end of 1990s, she became the second most successful recording artists of the decade.
In 2015 she partnered with BMG Rights Management to launch her own record label, Rhythm Nation. The same year she released her eleventh studio album Unbreakable.
She is one of the best-selling artists in the history of contemporary music, with over 100 million records sold worldwide.
As one of the most awarded artists, her longevity, records and achievements say a lot about her and what she has done to the popular music.
Numerous performers cited her as their inspiration among the years.