3T release brand new single and music video "Fire"and album 'Chapter III'

3T have released a brand new single and music video for "Fire". The music video is directed and produced by Taj Jackson and Prince Jackson and besides Taj, Taryll and TJ features TJ's son Royal, model Renee Herbert and Dean Pleasants from Suicidal Tendencies. "Fire" is the first single of the album 'Chapter III' and available at digital platforms and as a CD digipack at Warrior Records. The album Chapter III is also available as a CD digipack, LP and vinyl picture disc at Warrior Records. Please note that 3T updated all the usernames of their social media accounts to "3TWorld".

Janet Jackson References #MeToo in Icon Award Speech at Billboard Music Awards

Superstar and Billboard Icon Award recipient Janet Jackson made her stance on the MeToo movement clear during her acceptance speech at the awards show Sunday night, and thanked God for her artistic career. “I believe that, for all of our challenges, we live at a glorious moment in history,” she began, after performing her 1986 hit “Nasty” and 1993 song “Throb.” “It’s a moment that, at long last, women have made it clear that we will no longer be controlled, manipulated, or abused. I stand with those women and with those men equally outraged by discrimination, who support us in heart and mind.” She continued with a message about faith. “My prayer is that, weary of such noise, we will turn back to the source of all calmness, that source is God. Everything we lack, God has in abundance: compassion, sensitivity, patience and boundless love. Again I want to thank all of you for this honor and I thank God for giving me the precious energy that lets me live my life as an artist who every day seeks to expend my capacity to love." In the audience various family members of Janet were present such as her mother Mrs Katherine Jackson, sister Rebbie Jackson, nephews Austin Brown and Prince Jackson and niece Yashi Brown

Janet is the first black woman to receive the Icon Award, as surprise presenter Bruno Mars pointed out in his introduction. “The name ‘Jackson’ represents artistic genius and iconic performance,” said Mars of the legendary superstar. “The Jacksons are music royalty and the first family of entertainment. She is an activist. She’s a humanitarian. She’s a powerful woman.”

La Toya Jackson winner of Worst Cooks in America Celebrity edition

La Toya Jackson is the winner of Worst Cooks in America Celebrity edition and received $25,000 for her charity Race to Erase MS. She also won bragging rights for her coach Tyler Florence. Congrats and well done, Toy! 

The Jacksons to Headline Detroit Music Weekend, Receive Key to the City & Honorary Street Renaming

Fifty years after The Jackson 5 signed with Motown and came to Detroit for the first time -- famously performing for the label's roster around Berry Gordy's home swimming pool -- the city will honor the group with a street named after it. Well, one of its members, at least -- and possibly more. 

Michael Jackson Ave. was announced Thursday for a block in Detroit's downtown, with an unveiling to take place during the second annual Detroit Music Weekend June 14-17. The surviving Jackson 5 brothers -- Jackie, Tito, Jermaine and Marlon -- will headline the festival and receive a key to the city. But Jackie and Marlon, on hand for the Thursday announcement, were surprised that the street was being named just for their late younger brother and indicated there might be a change.

Marlon told Billboard that the street was "supposed to be" named for the entire group and added that "I think it is going to be that. There was a mistake." A Detroit city ordinance requires any honorary street naming to be for an individual only, but sources said that talks were underway to allow for an exception to that. Festival founder and producer Vince Paul explained, "I'd like to do the other four brothers individually. It seemed appropriate to start with Michael because of his premature passing, so that's the first one we'll start with. But if I had my druthers there'll be [streets named for] Tito, Jackie, Marlon. That's where I'm going with it." 

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Billboard: Jackie Jackson Is 'Critically Amused' With New Label: 'Everything Starts With the Music'

Fifty years after signing with Motown, The Jacksons are celebrating their anniversary with tours in 2018 and 2019, but eldest brother Jackie Jackson is also doing his own thing with his new record label, Critically Amused. Billboard met up with Jackson at a hotel in Brentwood, California, to talk about his new venture and his first two artists, Gold Lemonade and D.B.L. Check out the story on Billboard website and make sure to visit www.criticallyamused.com and follow Critically Amused on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, SoundCloud and Instagram

Janet Jackson Goes Deep on Her Early Challenges, Upcoming Music & the Joy of Motherhood

Make sure to check out Janet Jackson's Billboard Cover Story and Photo Shoot! 

Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Janet Jackson has been one of music's leading voices since the '80s, and now the pop legend will be honored with an appropriately prestigious award at this year's Billboard Music Awards. Dick Clark Productions and NBC announced Monday (May 7) that Jackson will be receiving the coveted Icon Award, which recognizes singers' contributions. Along with receiving the honor, Janet is also scheduled to deliver a highly-anticipated performance, which will be her first on television in nine years. She joins the club of Icon recipients along with Neil DiamondStevie WonderPrinceJennifer LopezCeline Dion and CherKelly Clarkson will be hosting the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, which will broadcast live from MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 20 at 8 p.m. ET /5 p.m. PT.

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Tito Jackson releases new single "We Made It"

Tito Jackson released the track "We Made It" as the fourth single of his solo debut album Tito Time! "We Made It" is available on all digital music platforms so make sure you pick up your download! 

Tito Jackson joins the Wolves Promotion Party in The Park and releases "We Made It"

Tito Jackson announced that he is excited to join the Wolves Promotion Party in The Park on May 7th! Tito has been visiting and supporting the Wolverhampton Wanderers and Molineux stadium over the past year. To celebrate the promotion of the Wolverhampton Wanderers, Tito is offering a gift for the fans: his song "We Made It" (from the solo debut album Tito Time) will be available to download for free on May 7th ONLY and will be released this month. 

 

Jermaine Jackson interview CNNMoney Switzerland

Fifty years on, Jermaine Jackson is still making music, but as he told CNNMoney Switzerland's Ana Maria Montero, it's just as important for him to share his vast experience with younger generations of singers. Aside from mentoring his own children, he recently took part in Kids Voice Switzerland as a jury member and performer. Watch the interview!