Get celebs updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribingWe have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email The decision to invite Justin Timberlake back to the Super Bowl 14 years after Janet Jackson's infamous "wardrobe malfunction" sparked a furious backlash. Fans decided to boycott the singer's halftime show in protest, demanding justiceforjanetjackson. Jackson, 51, and Timberlake, 37, performed at the Super Bowl in together, with the controversial "nipplegate" happening during the track Rock Your Body. As he sang the lyric "I'll have you naked by the end of this song", Timberlake pulled at a part of Jackson's costume, exposing her right breast, which was covered only by a silver decoration. After an outcry over the incident, Jackson apologised and the Federal Communications Commission FCC cracked down on what it called "indecent content". The half-time show is now broadcast on a transmission delay.
FACT CHECK: Janet Jackson Super Bowl Incident
The youngest member of a famous family, she emerged to become a star in her own right. Over the years, she has undergone many challenges and changes while celebrating immense success — but how much do you really know about her? Here are some of the most compelling moments that make up the stunning transformation of Janet Jackson. Forming her self-image Getty Images Despite her superstar status today, Jackson had a very humble beginning.
Janet Jackson’s Super Bowl ‘Wardrobe Malfunction’
In March , the group signed a record deal with Motown , and soon had their first number-one hit. The family then moved to the Encino neighborhood of Los Angeles. Despite this, she was anticipated to pursue a career in entertainment, and considered the idea after recording herself in the studio.