"I promised you'd hear it from my lips and now you will," coos the singer in a new video.
Janet Jackson delivered a surprise for fans on her birthday, announcing a new album and world tour.
The singer made the big reveal at midnight eastern time on May 16 by tweeting a link to a video in which, in her unmistakable voice, she coos: "I promised 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."