Janet Jackson announces new album “Black Diamond”

Janet Jackson on Monday (Feb 10) shared some major news on her Instagram.

The 53-year-old mega star said that she will be dropping a new album entitled, “Black Diamond,” as well as, going on a world tour of the same name.

Jackson shared some insights into her thought process, explaining how she chose the name for the name album.

According to Jackson, she considers herself to be a black diamond in its “purest form”.

Jackson noted that black diamonds are the toughest of all diamonds adding that they were the hardest to cut.

“There is a lot that I have endured. I see myself as a black diamond in its purest form. I’m a rock, I have rough edges but I keep moving forward,” said Jackson.

“I want to show my strength, as well as give you strength,” added Jackson.

Jackson also told fans that tickets for her world tour would be available at a discounted rate to those on her mailing list, who applied a special code when purchasing.