But according to a report on the Rolling Stone magazine website, Jackson, 50, will be back on the road this fall with her re-named "State of the World Tour." Keith Spera's scintillating description of Jackson's 2010 Essence Fest concert "Janet Jackson's Essence Fest spectacle serviced the eyes, heart and other parts" includes the passage: "For the first non-stop 15 minutes of her nearly two hour set, Jackson and her 12 dancers engaged in an eye-popping display of ultra-crisp choreography.
Clad in future-shock silver and gold armor with knee-high boots, her hair cropped short, her eyes lined in heavy black makeup, her body supple and strong, Ms.
Jackson cut a fierce figure." According to the Rolling Stone story, other relatively nearby stops are: Houston (Sept.
The tour concludes in Atlanta (Dec.
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