Rhythm Nation 1814 : The Videos (1989-1990)

RN 1814

Rhythm Nation 1814 short film (1989)

-Singles : “Miss You Much” (released on August 22, 1989), The Knowledge and Rhythm Nation (released on October 24) from the Rhythm Nation 1814″ album

-Date of shooting : May 1989

-Date of premiere : September 19, 1989

-Directed by : Dominic Sena

-Official release : on VHS in 1989 (Rhythm Nation 1814). Never released on DVD. Not on Janet’s You Tube official page.

The videos for Miss You Much and Rhythm Nation are both released on VHS in 1990 (the Rhythm Nation Compilation), on DVD in 1995 (Design of a Decade) and in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo). Also on Janet’s You Tube official page.

Escapade (1990)

-Single : “Escapade” (released on January 8, 1990) from the Rhythm Nation 1814″ album

-Date of shooting : October 1989

-Date of premiere : January 1990

-Directed by : Peter Smillie

-Official release : on VHS in 1990 (the Rhythm Nation Compilation), on DVD in 1995 (Design of a Decade) and in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo). On Janet’s You Tube official page.

Alright (1990)

-Single : “Alright” (released on March 4, 1990) from the Rhythm Nation 1814″ album

-Date of shooting : February 1990

-Date of premiere : April 1990

-Directed by : Julien Temple

-Official release : Extended version on VHS in 1990 (the Rhythm Nation Compilation). Shorter version on DVD in 1995 (Design of a Decade) and in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo). On Janet’s You Tube official page.

Come Back To Me (1990)

-Single : “Come Back To Me” (released on June 18, 1990) from the Rhythm Nation 1814″ album

-Date of shooting : November 1989

-Date of premiere : June 1990

-Directed by : Dominic Sena

-Official release : On VHS in 1990 (the Rhythm Nation Compilation). On DVD in 1995 (Design of a Decade) and in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo). On Janet’s You Tube official page.

Black Cat (1990)

-Single : “Black Cat” (released on August 28, 1990) from the Rhythm Nation 1814″ album

-Date of shooting : April 5, 1990

-Date of premiere : August 1990

-Directed by : Wayne Isham

-Official release : On VHS in 1990 (the Rhythm Nation Compilation). On DVD in 1995 (Design of a Decade) and in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo). On Janet’s You Tube official page.

Love Will Never DO (1990)

-Single : “Love Will Never Do” (released on October 2, 1990) from the Rhythm Nation 1814″ album

-Date of shooting : September 13, 1990

-Date of premiere : November 1990

-Directed by : Herb Ritts

-Official release : On VHS in 1990 (the Rhythm Nation Compilation). On DVD in 1995 (Design of a Decade) and in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo). Not on Janet’s You Tube official page.

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