BMG To Release Janet Jackson's First New Album In Seven Years This Fall Through Her Own Rhythm Nation Records
June 3, 2015 at 6:12 AM (PT)
BMG will release the first album in seven years from JANET JACKSON. The worldwide partnership with JANET JACKSON’s RHYTHM NATION will see the release in FALL 2015 of her first as-yet-untitled album and a commitment to pursue the full range of options within the broader BERTELSMANN group of which BMG is part.
BMG CEO HARTWIG MASUCH said, “JANET is not just a supreme artist, she is a unique cultural force whose work resonates around the world. It is an honor that she has chosen BMG to release her long-awaited new album. We look forward to collaborating with her across every platform.”
JACKSON commented, “Thank you to the talented team at BMG, my new artistic home. The opportunity to be creative in music and every form of entertainment has great potential here."
BMG Chrysalis US EVP/Recorded Music JON COHEN said, “JANET is a cultural icon and pop star like no other. The release of her long-awaited new album will undoubtedly be one of the musical highlights of 2015. It is an honor to work with her.”