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10 Women the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Should Nominate This Year

When Janet Jackson entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s class of 2019 in March, she closed her acceptance speech with a simple request: "Rock…
Al Shipley / October 4, 2019

Janet Jackson Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Rhythm Nation 1814 With Huge New Remix Compilation

Janet Jackson is marking 30 years of Rhythm Nation 1814 with an extensive new remix collection. Rhythm Nation 1814: The Remixes includes nine new "mini-albums," all of which are…
Will Gottsegen / September 20, 2019

Alanis Morissette: Our 1995 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the November 1995 issue of SPIN. I shouldn't be here. From a vantage point not ten feet…
James Hannaham / September 1, 2019

Ty Dolla $ign Revisits Classic SPIN Covers Featuring Kurt Cobain, Kanye West, and More Artists

Ty Dolla $ign has never made a secret of his influences. Musical heavyweights from across R&B, hip-hop, gospel, and rock have given him a distinct musical lineage and provided…
SPIN Staff / August 6, 2019

Janet Jackson to Reissue Six Classic Albums on Vinyl

Janet Jackson is re-pressing her classic run of career-defining albums on vinyl. 1986's Control, 1989's Rhythm Nation 1814, 1993's janet., 1997's The Velvet Rope, and…
Winston Cook-Wilson / July 17, 2019

Janet Jackson: Our 1987 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the January 1987 issue of SPIN. Walk into the office of one of the hot managers in pop…
J. C. Stevenson / July 13, 2019

Ice Cube, Janet Jackson, Q-Tip, More Pay Tribute to John Singleton

Pioneering filmmaker John Singleton died today in his hometown of Los Angeles. He was 51. Dozens of artists have paid tribute to the writer and director behind…
Tosten Burks / April 29, 2019

Janet Jackson Says Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Should “Induct More Women”

Janet Jackson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Friday night at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. During her acceptance speech, Jackson discussed her…
Rob Arcand / March 30, 2019

Glastonbury 2019 Lineup: The Cure, The Killers, Janet Jackson, Many More Announced

The majority of the lineup for 2019's Glastonbury Festival has been posted, featuring newly announced headliners the Cure and the Killers performing, along with Stormzy, on the Pyramid Stage. Janet…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 15, 2019

Rock Hall 2019 Presenters: David Byrne to Induct Radiohead, Trent Reznor for The Cure, More

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony is set to take place on March 29 at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, and the list of induction…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 13, 2019

Janet Jackson Announces Las Vegas Residency

Janet Jackson has announced her first Las Vegas residency. The 15-date run, titled Metamorphosis, is is set to kick off in May at the Park Theater…
Maggie Serota / February 26, 2019

Janet Jackson Sued By Former Tour Manager for $300,000: Report

Janet Jackson is being suing by a former manager, TMZ reports. Danny O'Donovan was hired as the tour manager for Jackson's State of the World…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 20, 2018

Radiohead, Janet Jackson, The Cure, More Inducted Into Rock Hall of Fame

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees for 2019 have been announced, and it's a surprising and unusually cool list for the music institution. This…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 13, 2018

40 Albums We’re Excited For in 2019 [Updated]

As 2018 draws to a close, we're looking ahead to new music arriving in 2019. Here are 40 albums we hope to be listening to next year—some with officially announced…
Will Gottsegen / November 21, 2018

Watch Janet Jackson’s Riveting Speech and Performance at MTV’s European Music Awards

Janet Jackson performed a three song medley at MTV’s European Music Awards on Sunday. The singer, who was honored with the…
Gwen Aviles / November 5, 2018
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