Finally one Jackson rumor which turned out to be true. Janet Jackson will grace the stage of the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards to pay tribute to her brother Michael, the network confirmed on Tuesday.
“Janet Jackson will make a special appearance,” MTV confirmed in a released statement. Jackson “will help open the entire show to honor Michael’s celebrated career.”
The show will air on MTV on Sunday, September 13. It will be broadcast live on the east coast at 9 pm.