Janet Jackson Visits Gary, IN Childhood Home

Janet Jackson and her brother, Randy, visited their small childhood home on Jackson Street in Gary, Indiana the day after concert in Chicago as her tour made its way to Detroit.

She visited a local high school and told students “When I saw the house … I just started crying”  and that she was eight years old the last time she was in Gary. Her family moved away in 1969 right after the Jackson 5 recorded their first album. She and Randy spoke to students about remaining positive and pursuing their dreams.

Janet said “Stay focused and keep your dream.”

When asked about her musical influences she brought up her family again. “I miss those times when I was with my brothers and sisters and we would all be performing together.”

 

Source: nwi.com

More from Bobby Mitchell
Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 104.3 WOMC

Here’s What You Should Know About Little Caesars ArenaIf you are heading to Little Caesars Arena, you will want to bookmark this page.
Guide: Little Caesars Arena Concert ScheduleHere are the music events booked at the arena so far.

Listen Live