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Janet Jackson Clears The Air About Her Health

"Remember...believe it when you hear it from my lips," Jackson wrote fans.

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Janet Jackson was poised for a big year after returning to music in late 2015 and launching a world tour.

However, things didn't take off when the pop icon began canceling and postponing several show dates. She then announced via social media that she would undergo surgery, yet she wasn't specific about the procedure. Rumors circulated that perhaps Jackson had cancer, but she's shot that idea down.

"The rumors are untrue," she told fans in an audio YouTube clip she posted last night (January 6) titled "From my lips." "I do not have cancer. I'm recovering.

"Remember...believe it when you hear it from my lips," Jackson added.

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