Janet Jackson champions abused women’s rights after winning Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

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EW.com—Janet Jackson showed up to Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards ready to perform like the icon that she is. Mounting her first televised performance in nearly a decade, the 52-year-old took the stage at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas for a towering performance that spanned multiple decades of her illustrious career, including choreography-heavy renditions of time-tested single “Nasty” and the club hit “Throb” with hints of other songs like “Let’s Dance” thrown in for good measure. Following...

Billboard Music Awards: Janet Jackson Stands With Women Who "Will No Longer Be Controlled, Manipulated or Abused". The Icon award recipient made a powerful declaration in support of the #MeToo and Time's Up movements during Sunday night's show. read more