News: Update: Janet Jackson's Secret Illness Revealed, Ready To "Rock Witchu" Tonight
Wednesday, Oct 15, 2008 11:24AM
After weeks of cancellations from her "Rock Witchu" tour due to undisclosed health issues, reps have finally revealed what Janet Jackson
has been suffering from.
a thorough medical evaluation, it has been confirmed that Janet's
symptoms are being caused by a rare form of migraine called vestibular
migraine or migraine-associated vertigo for which she is currently
receiving treatment," a rep for Jackson said in a statement.
Expressing the singer's frustration with having to reschedule her tour, Janet's manager Kenneth Crear said the sickness unexpectedly continued to overcome her body.
wanted very much to resume her tour so as not to disappoint her fans,
but she continued to suffer from vertigo and could not perform," Crear
told E!. "She's a world-class entertainer and needs to be at
the top of her game to giver her fans the show they expect. She's
feeling much beter and is ready to hit the road again to finish the
As previously reported by SOHH
the 42 year-old pop star canceled her last show on Monday evening in
Verona, New York along with tomorrow evening's event at NYC's Madison
The mega singer has been cleared and will make her long-awaited comeback this evening at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC.
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