Fresh from her triumphant performance at Glastonbury, Janet Jackson is continuing the roll-out of her back catalogue on vinyl.
Following the release of Control, Jackson will reissue her classic albums Control: The Remixes (1987), Rhythm Nation 1814 (1989), janet (1993), The Velvet Rope (1997) and All For You (2001) on 26th July 2019. The releases are timed to coincide with the second leg of Jackson’s Metamorphosis Las Vegas Residency.
Control: The Remixes will be available in a 2LP configuration for the first time and will also be available in a limited colour vinyl edition. Pre-order Control: The Remixes now.
Rhythm Nation 1814, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, will be released as a 2LP standard-black upgrade that restores interludes and unedited tracks missing from the original vinyl release. It will also be available in a striking, limited-edition silver colour variant. Pre-order Rhythm Nation 1814 now.
janet. will be available on 2LP standard-black and limited-edition clear vinyl and will feature the track Whoops Now, which was previously made available only as a hidden bonus track on CD and digital versions of the album. Pre-order janet. now.
The Velvet Rope is getting a 2LP releasing in both standard black and deep red. The CD and digital bonus track Can’t Be Stopped will be included on the release. Pre-order The Velvet Rope now.
Lastly All For You returns on 2LP black vinyl. A picture-disc variant of All For You will also be available on 23rd August. Pre-order All For You now.
All of the albums were produced and written in collaboration with longtime collaborators Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis. Across the albums Jackson fuses together a variety of musical styles, including rhythm and blues, funk, pop, soul, disco, and modern synthesised percussion all into one original mélange of sound.
During her career so far, Jackson has sold over 180 million albums worldwide.