“All For You’ era (2001)

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Recording sessions : March 2000-February 2001

Studios : Flyte Tyme, Edina studio

Label : Virgin Records

Release date : April 16, 2001

Original track listing

“Intro”
“You Ain’t Right”
“All for You”
“2wayforyou (Interlude)”
“Come On Get Up”
“When We Oooo”
“China Love”
“Love Scene (Ooh Baby)”
“Would You Mind”
“Lame (Interlude)”
“Trust a Try”
“Clouds (Interlude)”
“Son of a Gun (I Betcha Think This Song Is About You)” (with Carly Simon)
“Truth”
“Theory (Interlude)”
“Someone to Call My Lover”
“Feels So Right”
“Doesn’t Really Matter”
“Better Days”
“Outro”

Demos/Alternate Version/Outtakes/unreleased tracks from the album’ sessions 

Doesn’t Really Matter (single version) : Released in 2000 on the “Nutty Professor II : The Klumps” soundtrack. Slightly different from the album version.

All For You (video mix) : Released in 2009 on Janet’s Number Ones.

Someone To Call My Lover (So So Def remix featuring Jermaine Dupri) : Released in 2001 as a B side of the “Sometone To Call My Lover’ single and used in an alternate version of the music video.

Son Of A Gun (Flyte Tyme Remix featuring Missy Elliott) : Released in 2001 as a B side of the “Son Of A Gun’ single.

Son Of A Gun (P Diddy Remix featuring P Diddy Missy Elliott) : Released in 2001 as a B side of the “Son Of A Gun’ single.

Who : bonus track from the Japanese edition

Others songs from this era 

Feel It Boy : Background vocals. Released in 2002 on Beenie Man’s “Tropical Storm” album.

Singles and videos

1st single : Doesn’t Really Matter from the Nutty Professor 2 Soundtrack) released on May 21, 2000

Peak on Hot 100 Billboard : 1

Music video directed by : Joseph Khan

Date of shooting : June 4-5, 2000

Date of premiere : June 28, 2000

Official release :  On DVD in 2001 (The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps) but not on Janet’s You Tube official page.

2nd single All For You released on March 13, 2001

Peak on Hot 100 Billboard : 1

Music video directed by : Dave Meyers

Date of shooting : February 2001

Date of premiere : March 5, 2001

Official release :  On DVD in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo) but not on Janet’s You Tube official page.

3rd single : Someone To Call My Lover released on June 26, 2001

Peak on Hot 100 Billboard : 3

Music video directed by : Francis Lawrence

Date of shooting : May 2001

Date of premiere : June 13, 2001

Official release :  The original video made the limited bonus-DVD edition of All for You while the So So Def Remix video appears on the 2004 video compilation From Janet to Damita Jo. Both versions are not on Janet’s You Tube official page.

4th single : Son Of A Gun released on December 11, 2001

Peak on Hot 100 Billboard : 28

Music video directed by : Francis Lawrence

Date of shooting : September 24-25, 2001

Location : Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.

Date of premiere : December, 2001

Official release :  On DVD in 2004 (From Janet to Damita Jo) but not on Janet’s You Tube official page.

Promotion (TV performances/Award Shows/magazine covers etc.)

May 21, 2000 : “Doesn’t Really Matter” is released as the 1st single from the Nutty Professor II Soundtrack. It peaks at #1 on Hot 100 Billboard.

May 22, 2000 : Janet & Eddie Murphy are guests on the Oprah Winfrey Show (in Chicago) to promote NP2.

May 31, 2000 : Rene Elizondo reveals during a press conference that he & Janet secretly got married on March 31, 1991 and that they are filing for divorce.

June 3, 2000 : Janet presents an award to Keanu Reeves at the MTV Movie Awards at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City.

June 4/5, 2000 : Janet shoots the video for “Doesn’t Really Matter” in L.A.
The video is directed by Joseph Khan and choreographed by Swawnette.

June 10, 2000 : Janet & Rene are on the cover of Jet Magazine.

June 15, 2000 : Janet gives an interview to Ed Gordon on BET.

June 28, 2000  : The video for “Doesn’t Really Matter” is premiered on MTV’s Making The Video.

July 7, 2000 : Janet goes to NYC to promote NP2.
She gives an interview to Z100 radio and attends a Britney Spears concert.

July 10, 2000 : Janet is a guest on MTV’s TRL in Times Square.
The single of Doesn’t Really Matter reaches number 1 on Hot 100 Billboard!

July 11, 2000 : Janet gives an interview to Hot 97 in NYC.

July 12, 2000 : Janet gives a press conference for NP2.

July 21, 2000 : Janet is photographed for USA Weekend in Los Angeles.

July 24, 2000 : Janet and father Joe Jackson attend the “Nutty Professor II: The Klumps” Premiere at Universal Amphitheatre in Universal City.

July 28, 2000 : Janet is a guest on the Today Show with Matt Lauer.

NP2 is released in theatres across the US and tops the Box Office!

July 31, 2000 : Janet is on the cover of Jet magazine with the characters of NP2.

August 1, 2000 : Janet tapes a performance of “Doesn’t Really Matter” in a Los Angeles studio for British Show Top Of The Pops.

Janet is photographed for Honey Magazine.

August 24, 2000 : Janet is in Paris to promote NP2.

August 25, 2000 : In Paris, Janet gives a press conference with NP2’s director Peter Segal and she also gives an interview to NRJ radio.

September 7, 2000 : Janet opens the MTV Video Music Awards ceremony with a performance of “Doesn’t Really Matter” at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

November 2000 : Janet is on the cover of Ebony magazine.

December 10, 2000 : Janet attends the premiere of “The Emperor’s New Groove” movie in Los Angeles.

January 8, 2001 : Janet is presented with the Merit Award at the American Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angele. Later she shows up at the Arista Records After Party at St. Regis Hotel in Century City with Jimmy Jam.

Late January  2001 : Janet is on the cover of Jet magazine.

March 5, 2001 : Janet is on the cover of TV Guide magazine with an interview and new photos.

The video for” All For You” is premiered on MTV;

March 10, 2001 : Janet is the first artist to be honored with the MTV Icon Award during a TV Special on MTV. Janet attends the show taping in L.A along with Terry Lewis, Jimmy Jam, Katherine & Joe, Missy Elliot, Britney Spears and many others at Sony Studios in Culver City, California. Several artist pay tribute to Janet with speeches by Stevie Wonder, Aaliya and performaces by Macy Gray, The Destiny’s Child, Usher, Pink, Mya & Nsync. At the end, Jermaine, Jackie, Marlin & Tito go on stage to congratulate Janet and Michael appears via a pre recorded video. Janet & The Kids perform All For You for the first time.

March 12, 2001 : Janet is a guest on Late Show With David Letterman at the Ed Sullivan Theatre in New York City.

March 13, 2001 : Janet is a guest on the Rosie O’Donnell Show in NYC

MTV Icon honoring Janet Jackson is aired on MTV.

“All For You” is released as the 1st single from “All For You”. It peaks at #1 on Hot 100 Billboard.

March 15, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” at the Echo Awards at the ICC in Berlin.

March 17, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” on Wetten Dass at the Messehalle in Dornbirn, Austria.

March 19, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” on Late Night With Luuk in Stockholm.

March 20, 2001 : In London, Janet tapes a performance of All For You on Top Of The Pops which airs on March 24 and another on CD:UK which airs on March 22.

March 24-27, 2001 : Janet gives many interview in her Parisian hotel.

March 28, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” on French TV show “Graines De Star” before leaving for London.

March 29, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” on Top Of The Pops.

March 30, 2001 : Janet gives an interview to BBC Radio 1.

March 31 : Janet performs “All For You” on CD:UK and she gives an interview to TV4

April 2, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” on French TV show Tapis Rouge.

Avril 3, 2001 : Janet gives an interview to NRJ Radio.

April 4, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” on French TV show Hit Machine.

She gives interview to French shows Fan De, Plus Vite Que La Musique, Exclusif & Celebrities.

She is a guest on “Nulles Part Ailleurs” live on Canal + but does not perform.

April 5, 2001 : Janet gives an interview on Fun Radio and then she leaves Paris.

April 7, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” at the TMF Awards at the Ahoy in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

April 8, 2001 : Janet performs “All For You” at Quelli Il Calcio in Milan, Italy and then she flies back to New York City.

April 10, 2001 : Janet introduces Aretha Franklin during the VH1 Divas Live: The One and Only Aretha Franklin’ held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

April 12, 2001 : Janet is a guest on MTV’s TRL and BET’s 106 & Park in NYC.

April 16, 2001 : Janet makes a photoshoot with rapper/producer Jermaine Dupri (JD) who just completed a remix for Janet’s new single Someone To Call My Lover.

The album “All For You” is released in the US.

April 19, 2001 : In Toronto, Janet is a guest on Much Music TV show.

April 23, 2001 : The album “All For You” is released in Europe.

April 26, 2001 : Janet is a guest on NBC’s  “The Tonight Show With Jay Leno” live from Burbank, California and Prime Time Live with Diane Sawyer.

April 30, 2001 : Janet is on the cover of Jet magazine, VIBE magazine and Billboard magazine.

July 2, 2001 :  Live from Vancouver, Janet is a guest on CNN’s Larry King Live.

August 2001 : Janet is on the cover of Essence magazine with an article she wrote about herself.

August 22, 2001 : Janet is a surprise guest on MTV’s TRL in NYC.

September 6, 2001 : Janet attends the MTV Video Music Awards with Gil. Along with Missy Elliot, she pays tribute to Aaliyah. Michael makes a surprise appearance to dance with N’Sync at the end of their performance. While in NYC Janet visits the Jackson family who is in town for Michael’ concerts at the Madison Square Garden.

November 2001 : Janet is on the cover of Ebony magazine.

December 4, 2001 : Live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Puff Daddy & Missy Elliot present Janet with a special Award of Achievement during the Billboard Awards ceremony.

January 9, 2002 : Janet gives a press conference in Tokyo, Japan and then she accepts an American Music Awards via satellite.

January 16, 2002 : Janet appears at an album signing at an HMV store in Tokyo . While at the signing, Janet is interviewed by the radio station J-Wave 81.3 FM and is presented with an award for having the best selling album of 2001 at HMV stores.

February 11, 2002 : Janet tapes appearances on the Rosie O’Donnell Show and Late Show With David Letterman.

February 12, 2002 : Janet tapes appearances on Good Morning America & The View.

February 16, 2002 : 72nd and last concert of the All For You Tour at the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. Missy Elliot does a surprise performance during the song “Son Of A Gun”.
Katherine, Rebbie, LaToya & Jermaine Dupri attend the concert.

February 17, 2002 : Janet “Live in Hawaii” is broadcasted on HBO.

February 27, 2002 : Janet, along with singer Gloria Estefan and actor Matthew McConaughey, presents the Album of the Year award to the “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” soundtrack during the Grammy Awards Ceremony held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

March 8, 2002 : Jimmy Jam presents Janet with the Entertainer Of  The Year Award at the NABOB Awards in Washington DC.

March 24, 2002 : Janet attends the Vanity Fair Oscar Party at Morton’s in West Hollywood, California where she gets to see Diana Ross.

April 14, 2002 : Janet opens the MTV Icon ceremony with a speech in tribute of Aerosmith held at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, California.

April 20, 2002 : Janet is presented with the “Wannabe Award” at the Nickoldeon Kids Choice Awards held at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California.

May 31, 2002 : Janet is presented  with the first ever Essence Awards Reader’s Choice Entertainer of the Year Award at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles . Later in the evening she also presents producing team Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis with the Excellence in Music Award.

June 20, 2002 : Janet is presented with the Recording Academy’s Governors Award at the annual National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences Luncheon at Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills. Katherine, Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon, Randy, Rebbie, Yashi and Jimmy Jam attend the event.

June 24, 2002 : Janet’s HBO concert in Hawai is released on DVD.

June 25, 2002 : Janet presents the Video Of The Year Award to Puff Daddy at the BET Awards at The Kodak Theater in Hollywood, California. Rebbie and Austin Brown attend the ceremony.

“Feel It Boy” is released as a single.

June 28, 2002 : Janet inducts Kathleen Battle into the Hollywood Bowl Hall Of Fame.

July 18, 2002 : Janet presents Jermaine Dupri with an award at the Atlanta Heroes Awards Presented by The Atlanta Chapter of the Recording Academy at The Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, GA,

July 24, 2002 : World premiere of the “Feel It Boy” on BET.

Concerts

All For You Tour (2001-2002)

Previous era : « The Velvet Rope » (1997)

Next era : « Damita Jo » (2004)

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