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JANET JACKSON ADDS SARATOGA SPRINGS, NEW YORK DATE TO HER ‘UNBREAKABLE’ WORLD TOUR

February 8, 2016

Queen of Pop Kicks Off European Leg of Tour March 30 in U.K.
“Unbreakable” Makes Music History by Becoming the Music Icon’s Seventh #1 Album

 

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY February 8th, 2016 —: Music icon, multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist Janet Jackson has added Saratoga Springs, New York to her highly anticipated Summer Leg of the Unbreakable World Tour. The performance is scheduled for August 26, 2016 at Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

 

The UNBREAKABLE WORLD TOUR, which commenced in North America on August 31st, 2015 to rave reviews and accolades, sees the return of one of the world’s most influential entertainers on the live stage, in support of her album, Unbreakable, from Rhythm Nation/BMG. Unbreakable, which recently became the music icon’s Seventh #1 album, made music history by making Janet Jackson one of only three artists to achieve a #1 album in each of the past four decades. The album’s initial offering, “No Sleeep,” became 2015’s longest reigning #1 single on the Adult R & B Chart (Mediabase), spending 12 weeks at the top spot. The Unbreakable album constitutes a historic re-teaming of the iconic performer with producer/songwriter superstars Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis.  The Unbreakable release comes on the 30th anniversary of their groundbreaking collaboration on Ms. Jackson’s “Control” album.

 

The Unbreakable Tour returns to North America on May 14, in Las Vegas following the tour’s European Leg which is set to commence on March 30th in the U.K. and includes dates in such countries as Germany, France, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium and more. The North American leg of the tour will run throughout the summer with 50+ dates scheduled. Tickets for the newly added Saratoga Springs date will go on sale Saturday, February 13th at 10 AM at www.ticketmaster.com.

 

Janet Jackson is one of the most influential entertainers of the modern era. Her music has won her 6 GRAMMY® Awards, 2 Emmy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, a nomination for an Academy Award, a nomination for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, along with dozens of American Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, BET honoree, and Billboard Music Awards. She has received accolades as an actor as well, including the NAACP Best Supporting Actor award.  Janet is a published author, choreographer, dancer, businessperson, philanthropist and one of biggest-selling artists in popular music history. With sales of over 160 million records worldwide, Janet Jackson stands as one of the best-selling artists of all time with a string of hits that have left an indelible impression on pop culture. Her music and artistry has opened doors through which other top artists have followed, while acknowledging her impact on their musical perceptions.

 

UNBREAKABLE WORLD TOUR NORTH AMERICAN LEG SCHEDULE

 

TOUR DATES

MAY 14, 2016 Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas Arena
MAY 19, 2016 Concord, CA
Concord Pavilion
MAY 21, 2016 Los Angeles, CA
Hollywood Bowl
MAY 23, 2016 Tucson, AZ
Tucson Arena
MAY 24, 2016 Albuquerque, NM
Isleta Amphitheatre
MAY 26, 2016 Austin, TX
Frank Erwin Center
MAY 28, 2016 Lafayette, LA
Cajundome
MAY 29, 2016 Birmingham, AL
Legacy Arena
MAY 31, 2016 N. Little Rock, AR
Verizon Arena
JUNE 2, 2016 Moline, IL
iWireless Center
JUNE 4, 2016 Rosemont, IL
Allstate Arena
JUNE 5, 2016 Milwaukee , WI
BMO Harris Bradley Center
JUNE 7, 2016 Toledo, OH
Huntington Center
JUNE 8, 2016 Louisville, KY
KFC Yum! Center
JUNE 10, 2016 Norfolk, VA
Scope Arena
JUNE 11, 2016 Atlantic City, NJ
Boardwalk Hall
JUNE 14, 2016 Hershey, PA
Giant Center
JUNE 15, 2016 Rochester, NY
Blue Cross Arena
JUNE 17, 2016 Montreal, Quebec
Bell Centre
JUNE 18, 2016 London, Ontario
Budweiser Gardens
JUNE 21, 2016 Manchester, NH
Verizon Wireless Arena
JUNE 22, 2016 Providence, RI
Dunkin’ Donuts Center
JUNE 24, 2016 Holmdel, NJ
PNC Bank Arts Center
JUNE 25, 2016 Wantagh, NY
Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
JUNE 29, 2016 Salt Lake City, UT
Vivint Smart Home Arena
JULY 1, 2016 Denver, CO
Pepsi Center
JULY 3, 2016 Portland, OR
Moda Center
JULY 5, 2016 Seattle, WA
Key Arena
JULY 7, 2016 Sacramento, CA
Sleep Train Arena
JULY 8, 2016 Anaheim, CA
Honda Center
JULY 11, 2016 San Antonio, TX
AT&T Center
JULY 13, 2016 Houston, TX
Toyota Center
JULY 15, 2016 Dallas, TX
American Airlines Center
JULY 16, 2016 Tulsa, OK
BOK Center
JULY 18, 2016 Kansas City, MO
Sprint Center
JULY 20, 2016 St. Louis, MO
Chaifetz Arena
JULY 22, 2016 Indianapolis, IN
Bankers Life Fieldhouse
JULY 23, 2016 Auburn Hills, MI
The Palace of Auburn Hills
JULY 25, 2016 Columbus, OH
Schottenstein Center
JULY 26, 2016 Pittsburgh, PA
Consol Energy Center
AUGUST 4, 2016 Ft. Lauderdale, FL
BB&T Center
AUGUST 5, 2016 Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
AUGUST 7, 2016 Atlanta, GA
Philips Arena
AUGUST 9, 2016 Washington, DC
Verizon Center
AUGUST 10, 2016 Winston-Salem, NC
LJVM Coliseum
AUGUST 12, 2016 Columbia, SC
Colonial Life Arena
AUGUST 14, 2016 Baltimore, MD
Royal Farms Arena
AUGUST 15, 2016 Brooklyn, NY
Barclays Center
AUGUST 17, 2016 Newark, NJ
Prudential Center
AUGUST 18, 2016 Boston, MA
TD Garden
AUGUST 20, 2016 Bethlehem, PA
Sands Bethlehem Event Center
AUGUST 21, 2016 Hartford, CT
XL Center
AUGUST 24, 2016 Philadelphia, PA
Wells Fargo Center
August 26, 2016 Saratoga Springs, NY

Saratoga Performing Arts Center

AUGUST 28, 2016 Cleveland, OH
Quicken Loans Arena
For Janet Jackson news, please follow www.twitter.com/JanetJackson.
Tickets are on-sale from 10am on Saturday, February 13th priced at $125.00, $89.95, $59.95, $39.95, $29.95 and $80.00 Family Four Packs (subject to per-ticket charge plus order processing fee) and are available from www.livenation.com. 

Live Nation Media Contact:

Victor Trevino

VictorTrevino@LiveNation.com

 

Janet Jackson Media Contact:

Rona Menashe, EVP, Guttman Associates

Rona@Guttmanpr.com

 

 

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