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Janet Jackson

Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American pop recording artist and actress. Known for a series of sonically innovative, socially conscious and sexually provocative records, as well as elaborate stage shows, television appearances, and film roles, she has been a prominent figure in popular culture since the early 1970s. The youngest child of the Jackson family, she began her career appearing on the variety television series The Jacksons in 1976 and went on to appear on other television shows throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, including Good Times and Fame.
After signing a recording contract with A&M in 1982, she came to prominence following the release of her third studio album Control (1986).





1. I AM THE BABY IN THE FAMILY, AND I ALWAYS WILL BE. I AM ACTUALLY VERY HAPPY TO HAVE THAT POSITION. BUT I STILL GET TEASED. I DON’T MIND THAT.
2. IT IS MY BELIEF THAT WE ALL HAVE THE NEED TO FEEL SPECIAL. IT IS THIS NEED THAT CAN BRING OUT THE BEST IN US, YET THE WORST IN US.
3. COMPETITION IS GREAT. AND AS LONG AS IT’S FRIENDLY AND NOT A MALICIOUS THING, THEN I THINK IT’S COOL.
4. IN COMPLETE DARKNESS WE ARE ALL THE SAME, IT IS ONLY OUR KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM THAT SEPARATES US, DON’T LET YOUR EYES DECEIVE YOU.
5. DREAMS CAN BECOME A REALITY WHEN WE POSSESS A VISION THAT IS CHARACTERIZED BY THE WILLINGNESS TO WORK HARD, A DESIRE FOR EXCELLENCE, AND A BELIEF IN OUR RIGHT AND OUR RESPONSIBLITY TO BE EQUAL MEMBERS OF SOCIETY.
6. RECORDING IS MORE AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL THAN ACTING. IT’S ME – EITHER HOW I’M FEELING THEN OR ONCE FELT AT SOME POINT IN MY LIFE. IT’S ALL ME.
7. BIG SISTERS AND BROTHERS… I AM TELLING YOU, IT NEVER CHANGES.
8. YOU CAN TELL SOMEONE WHO DOESN’T HAVE LOVE IN THEIR LIFE, THEN SOMEONE WHO IS IN LOVE.
9. WHEN I’M FEELING DOWN ON MYSELF OR NOT FEELING GOOD ABOUT WHO I AM, OR MAYBE SOMETHING HAPPENED AND I’M FEELING DEPRESSED, I EAT TO FILL THAT VOID. AFTERWARDS I’LL BEAT MYSELF UP ABOUT IT. I REGRET DOING IT, BUT I’LL TURN AROUND AND DO IT AGAIN.
10. I HAD A PRETTY SEXUAL IMAGINATION FOR A KID.
11. I HAVE A PRETTY BAD TEMPER. BUT YOU HAVE TO REALLY PUSH ME TO SEE IT. BUT EVERYBODY HAS THEIR THINGS.
12. I THINK IT’S BEEN A LITTLE DIFFICULT AT TIMES FOR THE AUDIENCE, BECAUSE THEY’VE TOLD ME THEY SEE ME AS A FAMILY MEMBER. SO TO SEE YOUR LITTLE SISTER SING ABOUT SEX… I THINK THEY ARE PRETTY USED TO IT NOW.
13. I AM NOT A RELIGIOUS PERSON, BUT I AM SPIRITUAL. BUT I DON’T BELIEVE IN THINGS LIKE GUILT.
14. I DON’T HAVE A LOT OF FRIENDS.
15. I FEEL EVERYONE IS PUT HERE FOR A REASON. EVERYONE HAS A CALLING. I ALWAYS THOUGHT MY REAL CALLING WAS TO HELP OTHER PEOPLE.
16. I BELIEVE IN A HIGHER POWER. I BELIEVE IN INSPIRATION.
17. EVER SINCE I WAS LITTLE, I LOVED TO EAT. I STARTED EATING WHEN I WASN’T HUNGRY. MY WEIGHT HAS ALWAYS BEEN UP AND DOWN.
18. I’M HAPPY WITH THE PEOPLE THAT I HAVE AROUND ME. AND THEY’VE BEEN FRIENDS OF MINE SINCE I WAS YOUNG, FOR A VERY LONG TIME.
19. I ALWAYS GET BORED WITH MY HAIR. THAT’S WHY I WOULD ALWAYS CHANGE IT THROUGHOUT MY CAREER.
20. I HAVE NO CLUE WHY, BUT MAYBE SOMETIMES WHEN THERE’S SOMEONE YOU DON’T HEAR FROM, IT’S THE PERSON YOU WANT TO HEAR FROM THE MOST.
21. ALL THOSE SONGS REFLECT ALL THE PEOPLE THAT LIVE WITHIN ME.
22. FOOD HAS ALWAYS BROUGHT ME COMFORT AND THE BINGEING IS TRIGGERED WHEN I’M IN A SPACE THAT IS NOT POSITIVE.
23. I CAN BE AN EMOTIONAL EATER.
24. I HAVE A VERY STRONG FAMILY.
25. I THINK IT’S GREAT IF A GUY HAS A GOOD SIZED PACKAGE.
26. I’M A TRUE BELIEVER IN PRAYER, A BIG BELIEVER IN PRAYER.
27. I’M JUST TRYING TO GET USED TO LIVING ON A FIXED INCOME. NOW, IT’S GOING TO GET UNFIXED.
28. IF I WASN’T SINGING, I’D PROBABLY BE, PROBABLY AN ACCOUNTANT.
29. IT’S REALLY ABOUT BEING PLEASED WITH YOURSELF.
30. MY FIRST CRUSH WAS BARRY MANILOW. HE PERFORMED ON TV AND I TAPED IT. WHEN NO ONE WAS AROUND I’D KISS THE SCREEN.
31. THAT’S A PART OF ME GOING BACK TO WHAT I USED TO DO.
32. WE ALL HAVE THE NEED TO FEEL SPECIAL.
33. TOURING IS VERY GRUELING. IT’S VERY TAXING ON THE BODY AND LIVING OUT OF YOUR SUITCASE, GOING FROM CITY TO CITY, NIGHT AFTER NIGHT. IT’S A TOUGH JOB.
34. PEOPLE CAN HAVE RHINOCEROS SKIN, BUT THERE’S A POINT WHEN SOMETHING’S GOING TO HURT YOU.
35. MY BROTHERS WERE GONE ON TOUR A LOT, AND I WOULD MISS THEM SO MUCH.
36. IN COMPLETE DARKNESS, IT IS ONLY KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM THAT SEPARATES US.
37. I’VE NEVER BEEN INTO WHAT AM I GOING TO DO NEXT, TRYING TO REINVENT MYSELF.
38. I’M A VERY COMPETITIVE PERSON. BUT I THINK THAT’S GOOD.
39. I WANTED TO BE ON MY OWN AND GET OUT OF THE HOUSE. WE WERE THE KIND OF KIDS THAT – WE – OBEYED OUR PARENTS. IF THEY SAID NO, YOU DON’T ASK WHY.
40. I KINDA SEE EVERYONE AS COMPETITION.
41. I REALLY DON’T KNOW ANYTHING ELSE BECAUSE MY BROTHERS WERE FAMOUS WHEN I WAS TWO YEARS OLD. SO I KNOW NOTHING ELSE, NO OTHER LIFE.
42. I WANTED TO TALK ABOUT MY LIFE. THERE IS SO MUCH. I WAS 18 WHEN I MADE THE RECORD, AND I HAD A LOT TO SAY.
43. I’M FINE THE WAY I AM. THERE’S NOTHING WRONG WITH ME.
44. I’VE TALKED ABOUT SEX A GREAT DEAL IN MY MUSIC FOR A GREAT WHILE NOW. I FEEL VERY COMFORTABLE WITH IT.
45. IT WAS THE CONTROL ALBUM THAT WAS REALLY ABOUT WHAT I WANTED TO DO.
46. MY FIRST CRUSH WAS BARRY MANILOW. HE PERFORMED ON TV AND I TAPED IT. WHEN NO WAS AROUND I’D KISS THE SCREEN.
47. THAT’S ALWAYS – THAT’S BEEN ANOTHER DREAM OF MINE, TO DO A BROADWAY PLAY. AN AWARD WINNING BROADWAY PLAY.
48. YOU CAN’T HOLD THE RECORD FOREVER, AND I KNOW THAT. I’M NOT STUPID.

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