Women in Music 2016

Janet Jackson Thanks Fans In 43-Second Song: Listen

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Janet Jackson photographed for BMG.

As fans await new music from Janet Jackson, the legendary pop artist shares her gratitude for her followers in a 43-second song.

She posted a short and sweet video on Twitter with the message: "I wanna tell you how important you are to me! Love J." The 43-second song features her thanking fans for their loyalty.

She also continues to accompany her tweets with the hashtag #ConversationsInACafe,” which begs the question: Is that the title of her new album or new single?

Janet Jackson to Release New Album This Fall Via Rhythm Nation/BMG

In similar fashion, on May 16, Jackson shared this message with fans: "I promise you’d hear it from my lips and now you will. This year: new music; new world tour; a new movement. I’ve been listening. Let’s keep the conversation going.”

Janet Jackson Announces Unbreakable World Tour

She's confirmed that her next album, her first since 2008's Discipline, will be released this fall through Rhythm Nation/BMG. She'll be embarking on the first 36-date leg of her Unbreakable World Tour on Aug. 31 in Vancouver, BC; more date will be announced.