It’s Janet Jackson’s turn to take on Sin City! The iconic singer just announced that she’ll be launching a Las Vegas residency.
The residency, called Metamorphosis, will take place at the Park Theater at Park MGM resort, kicking off May 17, with the initial 15 shows planned to run over the summer.
Janet shared via social media on Tuesday morning, “Hey u guys, I’m so excited to announce my new Vegas residency, “Metamorphosis”! A celebration of my journey and the 30th anniversary of #RhythmNation! I’ll be at the @parkmgm in May, July & August.”
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🔊 Hey u guys, I’m so excited to announce my new Vegas residency, “Metamorphosis”! A celebration of my journey and the 30th anniversary of #RhythmNation! I’ll be at the @parkmgm in May, July & August. Link in bio. 💜 #MetamorphosisVegas —— Citi presale starts Wednesday, 2/27 at 12PM PST before the general on sale this Saturday, 3/2 at 10AM PST.
Variety reports that according to the show’s announcement, “Metamorphosis peels back the layers of the immensely private life of Janet Jackson, sharing her transformation from a young girl with issues of self-esteem to global Icon. The centerpiece of this all new thought-provoking show, will be Janet herself, captivating you through your senses with electrifying visuals, explosive dance numbers, chart-topping hits and fan favorite deep cuts. Fans will follow her path to self-love, empowerment, motherhood and activism, amidst the challenges faced along her personal journey. She encourages her audiences to find their own light within themselves through her ‘Metamorphosis.’”
Janet has had a busy few years. In August of 2018, she dropped her first new music since 2015, a single called “Made for Now” featuring Daddy Yankee. It was announced this past December that she’s slated to be one of the 2019 inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She also welcomed son Eissa in January 2017.
Jackson joins an acclaimed list of superstar residency performers, including Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez and Mariah Carey.
We can’t wait to see what she’s got in store when she hits the stage!
Real fam, will you see Janet in Las Vegas?