Janet Jackson renews contract with Virgin Records for blockbuster deal

February 1996
Jet;2/12/96, Vol. 89 Issue 13, p35
Reports that singer Janet Jackson has signed an agreement with Virgin Records for $80 million. Terms of the deal; Comments from Jackson; Albums released by Jackson under the Virgin label.


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