On this day in 1989, Janet Jackson released ‘Miss You Much’ as the lead single from her iconic ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’ album.
The music video and the song’s choreography is regarded as iconic, and highly influential to future generations of dancers in the music industry.
In the US, ‘Miss You Much’ became Janet’s second #1 hit on the Hot 100, her fourth #1 on the Dance Club Songs chart, and her sixth #1 on the R&B chart.
‘Miss You Much’ won 2 American Music Awards for ‘Favourite Soul/R&B Single’ and ‘Favourite Dance Single’, and a Soul Train Music Award for ‘Single of The Year, Female’.
- Australia: #12
- Canada: #2
- Germany: #16
- New Zealand: #2
- UK: #22
- US: #1
Be sure to check out Janet’s addictive new single, ‘Made For Now’, featuring Daddy Yankee!