Update 2: Hold on tight and listen to a 90-second preview of “Burn It Up” right here.
Update: The producer of “Burn It Up,” the song with Missy Elliott that Janet Jackson’s been performing on tour, confirms that it’ll be released this Friday, September 25. Jackson herself has been tweet pictures of lyric sheets, and Elliott chimed in with lyrics of her own.
— Janet Jackson (@JanetJackson) September 22, 2015
I’m gone show u how I BURN IT UP BURN IT UP 🔥🔥🔥if this yo jam then do yo dance! Make it work👏🏾 u Betta come thru @JanetJackson🙌🏾
— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) September 22, 2015
— Janet Jackson (@JanetJackson) September 23, 2015
That’s one way to start off the week: on Monday night, Janet Jackson brought out Missy Elliott on the Vancouver stop of her Unbreakable World Tour to help her debut a new song off her forthcoming album. Watch the clip here, which features eagles circling in the background and Jackson’s mellifluous lilt cut with Misdemeanor’s fierce verses.