- Full Name: Janet Damita Jo Jackson
- Net Worth: $175 Million
- Occupation: Singer, actress, producer, entrepreneur
- Marital Status: Married to Wissam Al Mana
- Ethnicity: Black
Janet Jackson Body Statistics:
- Measurements: 35-24-36
- Bra size: 32C
- Height: 5’4” or 163cm
- Weight: 128 pounds or 58kg
- Shoe Size: 8
- Dress size: 6
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Black
What Is Janet Jackson Net Worth?
Janet Jackson net worth is estimated to be $175 million. She is one of the most popular female celebrities of all time. Over the years, she has managed to grab a couple of awards, sold millions of her album and gotten recognition for appearing in several television series. As a producer, she has made dreams of a number of artists to reach their dreams. Janet has been a common name across all the ages. To know how much she is worth, you must be ready to trail his life from the time she started her career to date.
Janet Jackson Rise To Fame
Born in Gary Indiana, Janet was the youngest child of the nine kids of Jackson. Her brothers singing group became famous. Therefore, they made enough money to place the family in a mansion in California. During this time, she was only four years old, not very mature to make out of the changes that her life was facing.
At a young age, Janet Jackson would perform with the Jackson Five, occasionally. However, her dream was to pursue her music career as a solo artist. She was able to make this happen by the time she was 16, when she produced her first album titled Janet Jackson. Many would have expected the young girl to shelter under her family’s music empire but she did not. Instead, in 1991 she entered into a contract with Virgin Records, which earned her about $32 to $50 million. The contract made history at the time. It was the first of the kind to be given to a female artist, let alone, one who had just entered the industry.
The first studio album she released with Virgin Records, Janet performed amazingly. It topped the Billboard charts and it contained five singles, which too became position one on the charts. One of the singles “That’s the Way Love Goes”, earned her a Grammy. The debut album was followed by two others “All For You” and “The Velvet Rope”. They too topped the Billboard charts and 16 million copies were sold all over the world.
After two decades after the start of her career, Janet Jackson still attracts much attention, all thanks to her attractive legacy. She even entered the Guinness Book of Word Records for being the most searched celebrity in the history of the internet. Besides her achievements in music, she has also earned from acting. Her first appearance was “Poetic Justice”. After this, she was spotted on screen in several movies including Why Did I Get Married and The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps.
Do The Rumors About Janet Being A Billionaire True?
While there has been a prolonged hype on the internet of Janet Jackson being a billionaire, it is a mere rumor. Even if she recently married Wissam Al Mana, a billionaire, herself she is not a billionaire. The misconception may have come from an interview she had with Variety Magazine in 2013. The author posts a gross figure of all her earnings, since she started her career in music. The writer proceeded to applaud her for being a billion dollar entertainer. This statement made the social channels and other internet forums, to think that Janet Jackson is a billionaire. However, these are rumors and she still needs about $850 million to reach there.
Her Marriage To A Billionaire
in 2012 took the media by storm, by marrying a tycoon Wissam Al Mana. Janet Jackson husband is a renowned wealthy icon. While everybody from bloggers to media personalities, reported that they had a lavish wedding ceremony, they came out to the public to discount that. They said that the even was cheap and most of their gifts were given to children. They also told the media to keep off their life a little. Later they were seen together in choppers flying to various destinations. They have also been spotted in yachts. The couple seems to be enjoying their marriage. It is only recently that Janet Jackson was seen in public. They appeared in a Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience, gorgeously dressed. All we can wish them is a happy life, but we will not mind another hit from Janet.
Janet Jackson net worth is set to rise, since she still has the energy to produce and act. In particular now that she has married a tycoon, she will get more connections.