1989 Vs. 1989 : How Does Taylor Swift Stack Up Against Janet Jackson?

Taylor Swift's record 1989 is #1 on the charts. How does it stack up against Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814, which was tops this time in 1989?

It's Labor Day! Let Beyonce, Britney & Rihanna Do The 'Work' For You

It's Labor Day, remember? These GIFs of Beyonce, Rihanna, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Madonna, Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj have the "work" covered.

Here's What The VMAs Looked Like The Year Ariana Grande Was Born (Spoiler: They Were Really Weird)

Ariana Grande was born in 1993, the same year the MTV Video Music Awards went crazy with unforgettable appearances by Kurt and Courtney, RuPaul and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

21 Photos That Prove The 1994 VMAs Were The Nineties-est Thing Ever

The VMAs looked very different the year Harry Styles and Justin Bieber were born. Here's what the VMAs looked like 20 years ago in 1994. We guarantee the 2014 VMAs on Sunday, August 24 will look a lot better.

53 Life-Altering Moments The VMAs Burned Into Your Brain Forever

Gaga's meat dress, Diddy's tribute to Biggie, Nirvana and Beastie Boys' endless antics, Madonna and Britney's snake, and, of course, the snake. These are the most iconic #VMA moments ever!

Ariana Grande Joins Britney, Janet, And Katy... IN SPACE!

Ariana Grande's 'Break Free' is as good a reason as ever to re-watch Britney Spears, Janet Jackson, and Katy Perry's most iconic, space-themed videos!

Janet Jackson Got Married ... Last Year

'Last year we were married in a quiet, private, and beautiful ceremony," Jackson says of her hush-hush ceremony to Wissam Al Mana.

Kendrick Lamar Made 'Poetic Justice' Plea, And Janet Jackson Heard It

'We're still crossing our fingers right now,' K-Dot tells MTV News of his wish for a Janet Jackson cameo in his 'Poetic Justice' video.

Kendrick Lamar Wants Janet Jackson For 'Poetic Justice' Video

Compton MC begs his childhood icon, 'Janet, c'mon, Janet. No paperwork with the managers, contact the managers. This is artist to artist.'

Katherine Jackson Removed As Guardian of Michael Jackson's Children

Cousin TJ Jackson is appointed temporary guardian of Michael's kids.

Janet Jackson Producing Documentary On Transgender Community

'Truth' will look at struggles of transgender people around the world.

Janet Jackson Says 'X Factor' Gig 'Just Wouldn't Be Possible'

Singer said she's unable to join Simon Cowell's show due to scheduling conflicts.

Michael Jackson Family Announces Tribute Concert

Lineup for October show in Cardiff, Wales, will be revealed August 3.

Mindless Behavior Call Meeting Janet Jackson 'Heaven'

Roc Royal, Ray Ray, Princeton and Prodigy open Number Ones Tour.

Janet Jackson Thrills Fans With Greatest Hits, Michael Tribute At Radio City

Singer covered songs ranging from classic 'Pleasure Principle' to 2008's 'Feedback' at New York show.

Tyler Perry, 'For Colored Girls,' Win Big at NAACP Image Awards

Ensemble film nabs awards for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Supporting Actress Kimberly Elise.

Janet Jackson Announces North American Tour Dates

Singer is touring to promote her greatest-hits album, Number Ones.

Janet Jackson Has Drake, Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga On Her iPod

Her 'For Colored Girls' co-stars also share their musical faves, in Mixtape Daily.

In 'For Colored Girls,' Janet Jackson Puts 'Her Walls Up'

'That was a tough thing for me, to drop the 'please' and the 'thank you,' just trying to get into the role,' she tells MTV News.

Mary J. Blige Gives Command Performance At Essence Music Festival

Singer whips crowd into frenzy with classics like 'Real Love,' 'I'm Going Down,' as Alicia Keys stumbles during near-flawless show.

Janet Jackson Opens Essence Music Festival In New Orleans

Jackson ran through her hits, from 'Pleasure Principle' to 'Together Again,' which featured a photo montage of brother Michael.

Janet Jackson Says 'I Love My Life'

'It took me a good minute to get here, it really did,' the pop star tells Essence in August cover story.

Janet Jackson And Family Visit Michael's Forest Lawn Grave

Randy, Tito and Jermaine Jackson join their sister to pay their respects a year after MJ's death.

Janet Jackson Sings 'Nothing,' Gets 'Nasty' On 'American Idol'

Singer wows 'Idol' viewers with back-to-back performances of new song 'Nothing,' followed by classic 'Nasty.'