Happy Birthday Janet! Today (May 16) the Queen of Pop is celebrating her 47th birthday and honestly she still looks better than most 25 year olds. Just as appealing is her honest and candid attitude that shines in every interview. Jump the page to watch a few of Miss Janet’s classics—including interviews about her late brother Michael Jackson and the infamous Superbowl controversy.
Janet Jackson interviewed by Cher (Early 1970’s)
Here, a young Janet explains to Cher how difficult it is to take a nap while sharing a house with several rambunctious brothers.
A rare interview on “That’s The Way Love Goes” (1993)
In a rare, short interview Janet explains her reasoning behind the “That’s the Way Loves Goes” video. She confessed, “I didn’t want to dance, but do something different. Something very mellow.”
Janet Talks showing her breast at the Superbowl with Oprah (2004)
Here, Janet shares for the first and last time her Superbowl performance that turned into a “very embarrassing moment” for the star.
TODAY Show interview (2006)
Janet shares her thoughts behind the making of her 20 Y.O album with Today show host, Matt Lauer. The 40 year old talks weight loss and how she’s been in the game for 20 years.
Piers Morgan interview (2011)
In early 2011, Janet had a very candid interview with Piers Morgan where she shares her feelings on being unattractive, life after losing Michael and how her lack of a relationship with her dad.