May 8 : LaToya’s second album “My Special Love” is released by Polydor. Janet co-writes the song “Camp Kuchi Kaiai” with sister LaToya and sings background vocals”.
September 23 : Birth of Marlon Jackson Jr, third child of Marlon & Carol.
October 3 : Michael gives an interview to Randy Taraborrelli with Janet by his side.
October 29 : Janet plays Charlene on Season 4 of Diff’rent Strokes.