Janet: A Life in the Spotlight

From her early days performing with big brother Michael through her evolution into a sexy, daring solo artist, Janet Jackson, 37, has lived her life in the public eye. As the singer-actress releases her new CD, Damita Jo, take a look at some of her most revealing moments.


In 1990, Jackson, marked her transformation from buttoned-up performer to sexy siren in the Herb Ritts-directed video for "Love Will Never Do Without You," the last single off 1989's Rhythm Nation. In it, Jackson – 24 and 15 lbs. lighter thanks to a diet of fish and vegetables and long workouts – frolicked beachside with a shirtless Antonio Sabato Jr.