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Janet Jackson confirmed on Monday, February 25, that she married fiance Wissam Al Mana in a ceremony "last year."
The 46-year-old singer also shot down rumors of an "extravagant wedding" on her website.
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Janet Jackson is reportedly engaged to her boyfriend Wissam Al Mana, a billionaire from Qatar, although the singer has not confirmed the news.
According to Us Weekly magazine, which carried the report, Mana, 37, gave the 46-year-old "huge, expensive ring" earlier this year and that the two plan to wed in the spring in a multi-million dollar ceremony in his native country. A spokesperson for Jackson had no immediate comment.
Janet Jackson released an official statement, claiming that her siblings' interest in Michael Jackson's will is not for financial gain.
"It is important to stress that Janet, Randy and Rebbie have questioned the validity of the will with no financial motive whatsoever - they stand to gain nothing financially by a finding that the will is invalid," read the statement, which was obtained by OnTheRedCarpet.com on August 3. "That point is worth repeating - they stand to gain nothing financially by a finding that the will is invalid."
Janet Jackson, who is a spokesmodel for the diet plan company NutriSystem, says she doesn't weigh herself.
The singer and actress, who celebrated her 46th birthday on Wednesday, May 16, has for years made headlines for her fluctuating weight. The iconic performer began working with NutriSystem in late 2011.
On Wednesday, November 2, a federal appeals court ruled that CBS should not be fined $550,000 for Janet Jackson's infamous "wardrobe malfunction" that occurred during the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show.
During the show, Janet Jackson performed with Justin Timberlake to his hit song "Rock Your Body." The song ended with the line " "Bet I'll have you naked by the end of this song," and Timberlake proceeded to pull off a piece of Jackson's costume, which then revealed her breast for nine-sixteenths of a second.
Janet Jackson has announced the North American stops as part of her largest world tour, which will begin on Feb. 7, 2011 in Singapore and include 35 cities worldwide.
The 44-year-old singer will perform songs from her "Number Ones" CD at the concerts. Fans were able to vote on the cities on the Jackson's website. Tickets for her world tour went on sale on Jan. 7, 2011.
Janet Jackson plans to perform in 35 cities as part of her largest world tour, which will begin on Feb. 7, 2011 in Singapore.
The 44-year-old singer will perform songs from her "Number Ones" CD at the concerts. Fans were able to vote on the cities on the Jackson's website. Tickets for her world tour are set to go on sale on Jan. 7, 2011.