TV Performances 80’s (Janet)

1987

-May 6, 1982 : During an episode of Diff’Rent Strokes titled “The Music Man” Janet sings “The Magic Is Working” a song she has just recorded for her debut album.

-October 30, 1982 : Janet performs Young Love & Come Give Your Love On Me for the first time on Dick Clark’s American Bandstand and reveals why she wears a key on her ear ring.

-November 5, 1982 : Janet performs Young Love on Solid Gold.

-December 18, 1982 : Janet performs Say You Do and Young Love on the Soul Train show.

-January 1983 : Janet performs “Say You Do” on Solid Gold.

-February 10, 1983 : Janet performs Young Love on Musikladen.

-September 15, 1984 : Janet performs her new single Don’t Stand Another Chance & Dream Street  on American Bandstand.

-September 29, 1984 : Season 4 premiere of “Fame” featuring Janet is aired on NBC.In the first episode Janet/Cleo performs  her new single “Two To The Power Of Love” with Jesse Borrego taking Cliff Richard’s place.

-October 27, 1984 : In Fame new episode “The Heart Of Rock N Roll”, Janet/Cleo performs “Don’t Stand Another Chance”.

-November 10, 1984  : Janet performs Don’t Stand Another Chance on the Soul Train Show.

-January 26, 1985 : In Fame’s new episode “The Heart Of Rock N Roll II”, Janet/Cleo performs a rendition of Jackson 5 hit “I Want You Back”.

-May 25, 1985 : In Fame’s season 4 finale, Janet/Cleo performs “Dream Street”. This is Janet first ever promotional music video and also her last appearance on the show.

-October 27, 1985 : Janet supports LaToya by performing background vocals on her song “Baby Sister” during a live performance at the 16th annual World Popular Song Festival in Japan.

-January 27, 1986 :  At the end of the American Music Awards ceremony, Michael joins many celebrities including Diana Ross, Janet & LaToya to sing We Are The World.

-March 29, 1986 : Janet performs What Have You Done For Me Lately on The Soul Train Show.

-April 11, 1986 : Janet performs What Have You Done For Me Lately on The Solid Soul Show.

-April 19, 1986 : Janet performs What Have You Done For Me Lately on American Bandstand.

-May 2, 1986 : Janet performs What Have You Done For Me Lately on Solid Gold.

-October, 1986 : Janet performs Control on the Soul Train Show.

Janet goes to Europe with Rene & Anthony Thomas for a short promotional tour :

-London (to tape a performance of Control on Top Of The Pops)
-Paris (to tape a performance of Nasty on TF1)
-Spain (to tape a performance of When I Think Of You)
-Germany (to tape a performance of Control)

-December 31, 1986 : Janet performs Control on Countdown to 1987.

-January  1987 : Janet goes to Tokyo to perform “Let’s Wait Awhile” on a Japonese TV Show.

-January 26, 1987 : Janet performs Control at the American Music Awards.

-February 24, 1987 : Janet opens the Grammy Awards ceremony with a medley performance of  “What Have You Done For Me Lately ” and “Nasty” featuring Terry Lewis & Jimmy Jam.

-March 26, 1987 : Janet performs “Let’s Wait Awhile” on British TV show Top Of The Pops.

-October 1989 : Janet, Rene & the Kids (the dancers) go on promotional tour in Europe.

-London : They perform Miss You Much and Rhythm Nation on Top Of The Pops, TV PLUS, Rhythm Nation on The Royal Variety Performance & Rhythm Nation and Miss You Much on Big England Cafe.
-Paris : They perform Miss You Much at Sacrée Soirée on TF1.
-Munich : They perform Miss You Much on Peter’s Pop Show on ZDF.
-Spain : They perform Miss You Much
-Belgium : They perform Miss You Much & Rhythm Nation at the Diamond Awards Festival.

 

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