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Meet Your Neighbor: Jacksons help preserve African American heritage



FREMONT – During their time living in Fremont, Dr. Alvin Jackson and his wife, Dr. Gayle Jackson, greatly influenced the town. Alvin served as the …
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Janet Jackson’s Filming a Music Video “Featuring a Lot of African Rhythms”


Janet Jackson was in Williamsburg, Brooklyn earlier this week where, according to Rhythm of Afrika, she was shooting a music video that included lots of African rhythms.

Remezcla reports that the music video is presumably for the 52-year-old star’s upcoming single, “Made for Now,” and that Daddy Yankee was also present for the shoot. Dave Meyers is the rumored director.

Pictures from the shoot show Janet Jackson star wearing a headwrap paired with ripped jeans and a big yellow belt.

The styling has been a bit more of a talking point, while some are celebrating her “African-inspired” choices, others are calling them out for different reasons.


Creative director and stylist Dapper Afrika is claiming that Janet’s stylist took some of his ideas and executed them badly. “Dear @janetjackson…

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