TITLE

Jackson takes topical turn

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, J.R.
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Billboard;09/06/97, Vol. 109 Issue 36, Preceding p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the social issues addressed by Janet Jackson on her album `The Velvet Rope.' Seventh album to be released in October of 1997; Issues including gay bashing, domestic violence and the AIDS crisis; Promotional blitz planned by Virgin Records; Jackson's view of the album as therapy; `Velvet Rope' as a metaphorical reference to the barrier between the outer and inner selves.
ACCESSION #
9709103832

 

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