Janet Jackson celebrated her 52nd birthday and this Sunday will be her first live TV performance in nine years! Ms. Jackson will also be presented with Billboard’s Icon Award, an honor given previously to fellow music legends’ Neil Diamond, Prince, Stevie Wonder, Cher, Jennifer Lopez, and Celine Dion.

A dominant force on the Billboard charts for several decades -thanks to hits including That’s The Way Love GoesI Get Lonely and All for You – the multiplatinum superstar will kick off another leg of her State of the World Tour in July.

Tune in as the show will be broadcast live on NBC this Sunday, May 20, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.

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