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A&M Records was an American record label owned by Universal Music Group.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide service website.
Amazon.com, Inc. is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington.
The American Express Company, also known as Amex, is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in Manhattan's Three World Financial Center in New York City, United States.
Apple Inc. (commonly known as Apple) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.
Arena rock (also referred to as pomp rock, stadium rock, anthem rock, or corporate rock) is a style of rock music that originated in the mid 1970s.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.
Billboard (stylized as billboard) is an American music magazine, originally headquartered in New York City, New York and now owned by Prometheus Global Media.
The Billboard charts tabulate the relative weekly popularity of songs or albums in the United States and elsewhere.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for singles, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
BMG is an international group of music companies focused on the management of music publishing, recording rights and music distribution.
Bon Jovi is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey.
The Boston Herald is a daily newspaper whose primary market is Boston, Massachusetts, United States, and its surrounding area.
"Burnitup!" (stylized as "BURNITUP!") is a song by American singer Janet Jackson featuring rapper Missy Elliott recorded for Jackson's upcoming eleventh studio album, Unbreakable (2015).
The Chicago Tribune is a major daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by the Tribune Publishing Company.
Citibank is the consumer division of financial services multinational Citigroup.
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format.
Contemporary R&B, also known as simply R&B, is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, soul, funk, pop, hip hop and dance.
The Daily News is an American newspaper based in New York City.
Dance-pop is dance-oriented pop music that originated in the early 1980s.
On June 25, 2009, Michael Jackson died of acute propofol and benzodiazepine intoxication at his home on North Carolwood Drive in the Holmby Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles.
Dwayne Abernathy (known by his stage name Dem Jointz) is an American musician and music producer.
Discipline is the tenth studio album by American recording artist Janet Jackson, released by Island Records on February 26, 2008.
The drum is a member of the percussion group of musical instruments.
Electronic dance music (also known as EDM, electronic dance, dance music, club music, or simply dance) is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres produced largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments and electronic music technology in its production, an electronic musician being a musician who composes and/or performs such music.
EMI Group Limited, also known as EMI Music or simply EMI, was a British multinational music recording and publishing company, and electronics device and systems manufacturing company, headquartered in London, England.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Time Inc., that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
Exclaim! (also known as exclaim!) is a monthly Canadian music magazine that features in-depth coverage of new music across all genres with special focus on Canadian and cutting-edge artists.
For Colored Girls is a 2010 American drama film adapted from Ntozake Shange's 1975 stage play for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf.
Forbes is an American business magazine owned by Forbes, Inc.
Funk is a music genre that originated in the mid- to late 1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).
This is a list of musical terms that are likely to be encountered in printed scores, music reviews, and program notes.
A gramophone record (phonograph record in American English) or vinyl record, commonly known as a "record", is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat polyvinyl chloride (previously shellac) disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.
Harper's Bazaar is an American women's fashion magazine, first published in 1867.
A hashtag is a type of label or metadata tag used on social network and microblogging services which makes it easier for users to find messages with a specific theme or content.
HMV Retail Ltd, formerly HMV Group plc, is a British entertainment retailing company operating in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
House music is a genre of electronic dance music that originated in Chicago in the early 1980s.
"I Get Lonely" is a song by American singer Janet Jackson from her sixth studio album The Velvet Rope.
i-D is a British magazine dedicated to fashion, music, art and youth culture.
Icon (album series) is a series of compilation albums released by Universal Music Enterprises, a division of Universal Music Group, the largest music publisher in the world.
Icon: Number Ones (released as Best of Number Ones on iTunes) is the third compilation album by American recording artist Janet Jackson released by A&M Records and Universal Music Enterprises.
Idolator is a music blog.
The iHeartRadio Music Festival is a two-day festival held each September since 2011 by iHeartRadio at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Paradise, Nevada, (in 2013 the Village Stage was added).
Island Records is a major British record label that operates as a division of Universal Music Group.
The iTunes Store, originally the iTunes Music Store, is a software-based online digital media store operated by Apple Inc. It opened on April 28, 2003, and has been the largest music vendor in the United States since April 2008, and the largest music vendor in the world since February 2010.
Jermaine Lamarr Cole (born January 28, 1985), better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist, songwriter and record producer from Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814 is the fourth studio album by American recording artist Janet Jackson, released on September 19, 1989, by A&M Records.
Shawn Corey Carter (born December 4, 1969), known by his stage name Jay Z (formerly Jay-Z), is an American rapper, record producer, and entrepreneur.
Jermaine Dupri Mauldin (born September 23, 1972), known as Jermaine Dupri or JD, is an American record producer, songwriter and rapper.
James Samuel "Jimmy Jam" Harris III (born June 6, 1959) and Terry Steven Lewis (born November 24, 1956) are an American R&B songwriting and record production team.
Jon Pareles (born October 25, 1953) is an American journalist who is the chief popular-music critic in the arts section of The New York Times.
A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard.
Live Nation Entertainment is an American entertainment company, formed from the merger of Live Nation and Ticketmaster.
The Los Angeles Times, commonly referred to as the Times, is a paid daily newspaper published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of music albums, games, movies, TV shows, DVDs, and formerly, books.
The MGM Grand Garden Arena is located at the MGM Grand Las Vegas in Paradise, Nevada. The arena has a seating capacity of 16,800 people and is located at 3799 Las Vegas Boulevard South.
Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor.
Michaela "Mickey" Shiloh (born January 25, 1992) is an American songwriter and recording artist.
Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (born July 1, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer.
A music download is the digital transfer of music via the Internet into a device capable of decoding and playing it, such as a home computer, MP3 player or Smart Phone.
Newsday is an American daily newspaper that primarily serves Nassau and Suffolk counties and the New York City borough of Queens on Long Island, although it is sold throughout the New York metropolitan area.
Nickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta.
"No Sleeep" is a song by American singer Janet Jackson released as the lead single for her upcoming eleventh studio album Unbreakable (2015).
"Nothing" is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Janet Jackson.
Number Ones (released internationally as The Best) is the second greatest hits album by American recording artist Janet Jackson, released on November 17, 2009, by A&M Records and Universal Music Enterprises.
Number Ones, Up Close and Personal World Tour was the sixth concert tour by American recording artist Janet Jackson.
The Official Charts Company (OCC), previously called the Chart Information Network (CIN) and then The Official UK Charts Company, compiles various "official" UK record charts, including the UK Singles Chart, the UK Albums Chart, the UK Singles Downloads Chart and the UK Album Downloads Chart, as well as genre-specific and music video charts.
Pitchfork Media, commonly referred to as Pitchfork, is a Chicago-based online music magazine devoted to music journalism, news, album reviews, and feature stories.
Pop music (a term that originally derives from an abbreviation of "popular") is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the Western world during the 1950s and 1960s, deriving from rock and roll.
PR Newswire is a news agency based in New York City.
Prometheus Global Media is New York City-based B2B media company.
Psychedelic rock is a style of rock music that is inspired or influenced by psychedelic culture and attempts to replicate and enhance the mind-altering experiences of psychedelic drugs.
Qatar (or; قطر; local vernacular pronunciation), officially the State of Qatar (دولة قطر), is a sovereign country located in Southwest Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula.
Quiet storm is a radio format, musical style, and subgenre of R&B, featuring soulful slow jams, pioneered in the mid-1970s by then-station-intern Melvin Lindsey at WHUR-FM, in Washington, D.C. Smokey Robinson's like-titled hit single, "A Quiet Storm", released in 1975 as the title track to his third solo album, lent its name to the format and to the radio program that introduced it to the public.
Rap-Up is a magazine launched in 2001 by founder Devin Lazerine.
Rock music is a genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and the United States.
Rodney Jerkins (born July 29, 1977), better known by his stage name Darkchild, is an American record producer, songwriter and musician.
Rolling Stone is a biweekly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
Rovi Corporation is a company based in the United States whose patents, products, and technologies include copy protection, software licensing and "search recommendation" on devices such as set-top boxes, digital video recorders, TVs, and mobile and tablet devices.
Sentimental ballads, sometimes called "tear-jerkers" or "drawing-room ballads", had their origins in the early "Tin Pan Alley" music industry of the later 19th century.
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll (born February 2, 1977) is a Colombian singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model.
Sly and the Family Stone was an American band from San Francisco.
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Spin is a music magazine founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr..
Super Bowl XXXVIII – which was broadcast live on February 1, 2004, from Houston, Texas, on the CBS television network in the United States – was noted for a controversial halftime show in which Janet Jackson's breast, adorned with a nipple shield, was exposed by Justin Timberlake for about half a second, in what was later referred to as a "wardrobe malfunction".
Target Corporation is the second-largest discount retailer in the United States, behind Walmart, and is a component of the S&P 500 Index.
The A.V. Club is an entertainment website featuring reviews of films, music, television, books, games and DVDs, as well as interviews and other regular offerings examining both new and classic media and other elements of pop culture.
The Atlantic is an American magazine, founded (as The Atlantic Monthly) in 1857 in Boston, Massachusetts, now based in Washington, D.C. It was created as a literary and cultural commentary magazine, growing to achieve a national reputation as a high-quality review with a moderate worldview.
The Boston Globe is an American daily newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts.
The Daily Telegraph is a British daily morning English-language broadsheet newspaper, published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed throughout the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.
The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.
The Velvet Rope is the sixth studio album by American singer Janet Jackson.
The Wall Street Journal is a business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
U.S. News & World Report is an American media company that publishes news, opinion, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis.
"Unbreakable" is a song by American recording artist Janet Jackson released as the second single for her upcoming eleventh studio album Unbreakable (2015).
The Unbreakable World Tour is the seventh concert tour by American recording artist Janet Jackson.
Universal Music Enterprises (abbreviated and stylized as UMe) is the catalogue division of Universal Music Group.
USA Today is a national American daily middle-market newspaper published by the Gannett Company.
The weighted arithmetic mean is similar to an ordinary arithmetic mean (the most common type of average), except that instead of each of the data points contributing equally to the final average, some data points contribute more than others.
Why Did I Get Married Too? is a 2010 American comedy-drama film produced by Lionsgate and Tyler Perry Studios and stars Janet Jackson, Tyler Perry, and Tasha Smith.
Wissam Al Mana (Arabic: وسام صالح الحمد المانع; born 1 January 1975) is a Qatari business magnate who co-owns and serves as Executive Director of Al Mana a conglomerate which operates over 55 companies in 8 countries, primarily in the GCC region, and employs over 3,500 personnel.
20 Y.O. is the ninth studio album by American singer-songwriter Janet Jackson.
The 2009 MTV Video Music Awards took place on September 13, 2009, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, honoring the best music videos from June 19, 2008, to June 29, 2009.
In the music industry, a 360 deal is a business relationship between an artist and a music industry company.