Janet Jackson To Appear At Essence Music Festival
Posted on Fri Jul 2, 2010 09:55 AM PDT

janetpic200.jpgNEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (X17online) - Janet Jackson will hit the stage today for the Essence Music Festival at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans.

Two years have passed since Jackson has performed in concert.

Michael's youngest sister showed off her new short hair 'do when she performed on the finale show of American Idol. The Idol audience watched as she performed classics like Nasty and Again, as well as her newest single, Nothing from the soundtrack for Why Did I Get Married, Too?.

Jackson is currently filming Tyler Perry's For Colored Girls.