After rocking the degree along with her fantastic efficiency, @JanetJackson accepts the 2018 #BBMAs Icon Award! #ICON_JANET %.twitter.com/S7nDbrGJQI
— Billboard Music Awards (@BBMAs) May 21, 2018
Janet Jackson introduced her A-game to the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night time, the place she carried out a medley of her hits “Nasty,” “It,” and “Throb.” After rocking the degree, the 52-year-old celebrity won the Icon Award and made an impressive, passionate speech, which alluded to her fortify of the #MeToo and Time’s Up actions.
“I believe that for all of our challenges, we live at a glorious moment for history. It’s a moment when at long last, women have made it clear that we will no longer be controlled, manipulated, or abused,” she informed the cheering target audience. “I stand with those women and with those men equally outraged by discrimination who support us in heart and mind.”
Of path, that wasn’t all Jackson needed to say. Watch the remainder of her robust and shifting speech within the video above.