Janet on stage : Black Diamion era (2020-2022)

Black Diamond tour was announced in February 2020 but all the concerts were canceled because of the Covid pandemic.



May 7 : 85 West Music Festival (Kentucky Derby) at the Lynn Family Stadium, Louisville, KY

June 29 : HPE DISCOVER 2022 CELEBRATION in Las Vegas (private event)

July 2 : Essence Festival of Culture at the Caesars Superdome, New Orleans, LA

July 23 : Cincinnati Music Festival at the Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH

December 31 : Janet & the Kids give a private performance at the Wynn in Las Vegas.

Setlist (from May 7 show)


So Much Betta


What Have You Done For Me Lately



The Pleasure Principle

When I Think Of You

R&B Junkie

Best Things In Life Are Free

That’s The Way Love Goes

Got T’il It’s Gone

Funny How Time Flies

Let’s Wait Awhile

I Get Lonely

Anytime Anyplace

Made For Now

All For You

Come On Get Up


Together Again

State Of The World

The Knowledge

Miss You Much

Love Will Never Do


Black Cat

Rhythm Nation

Band members

Daniel Jones

DJ Aktiv

Erol Cooney

Pit Funk


Gil Duldulao

Dean Anthony Lee

Charles Guero

Raphael Thomas

Denzel Chisolm

Mariusz Maniek Kotarski


January 25, 2020 : Janet attends the Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala and “GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons” in Beverly Hills with Preston, Gil & Joey. She poses with many friends including Jimmy Jam, Usher, Naomi Campbell, Joni Mitchell & P Diddy. At the end she is presented with a plaque honoring her carrer.

January 30, 2020 : Janet attends the Gatsby Gala 2020 at Bloomsbury Ballroom in London. Later she does her first ever Q&A on Instagram Live with Preston.

February 10, 2020 : Janet is a guest on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon where she performs an acoustic version of her song “runaway” with The Roots.

February 12, 2020 : Janet pays a surprise visit to “The View” talk show at ABC Television Studios, 57 West 66th Street in NYC to invite the audience and co-hosts to her upcoming BTD.

November 8, 2021 : A pre taped video of Janet is played during the unveiling of Missy Elliott’s star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. Janet also congratulates Missy on her social medias : @missymisdemeanorelliott ! It’s about time. I wish I was there. Welcome to the walk of fame. I am so proud of u and I luv u so much!

At night Janet makes a live appearance on Dancing With The Stars on ABC which is “Janet Jackson Night”. She is live from her London home (Preston flew to London to do her make up and hair).

January 25, 2022 : Janet is a guest on the Kelly Clarkson Show (via Zoom).

January 27, 2022 : Janet is a guest on The Real Talk Show (via Zoom).

February 02, 2022 : Janet is a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (via Zoom).

February 08, 2022 : Live from London, Janet gives several interviews (via Zoom) to promote her documentary : Zoe Ball on BBC Radio 2, This Morning on ITV and That Grape Juice.

May 15, 2022 : Janet presents the Icon Award to Mary J. Blige during the 2022 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

September 6, 2022: Janet flies from London to New York City. At night she accepts the ICON of the Year Award during Harlem’s Fashion Row 15th Anniversary Fashion Show And Style Awards After Party in New York City. Later, she goes to Le Bain Dance & Night Club in NYC.

October 26, 2022 : Janet, Huda Kattan, winner of Entrepreneur of the Year, and Founder & CEO of Business of Fashion Imran Amed attend the Fashion Trust Arabia Prize 2022 Awards Ceremony at The National Museum in Doha, Qatar.

October 28, 2022 : Janet attends the EMERGE GALA Dinner and Live Charity Auction hosted by International supermodel and philanthropist Naomi Campbell in partnership with Sotheby’s to recognize and reward young creative and business talents from emerging regions, with a focus in Africa, The Diaspora and developing communities around the world, at QF Ceremonial Court in Doha, Qatar.

November 05, 2022 : Janet attends the 37th Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles where she gives a speech to introduce inductees Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis. Later she attends the after party with Jimmy, Terry, Gil, Preston etc.

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