Where You'll Find It: Control (April 1986)
The one that kick started it all and the one that first brought Janet to my attention. Absolutely loved it at the time, but it grates a tiny bit now thanks to overplay. A naff-awful video that looks like an out-take from "Fame" lets the side down, but the fabulous golden shirt and huge shoulder pads almost redeem it.
24. Black Cat
Where You'll Find It: Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814 (September 1989)
Aaah…a truly classic Janet single. Despite being the sixth single from "Rhythm Nation", it achieved the best singles chart placing of all the singles lifted from it, when it reached number 15 in September 1990. Like the majority of Janet's UK singles at this time, it deserved a much higher chart position. It made pole position in the States, her fourth US chart topper. It's one of the few tracks Janet has performed in it's entirety on all her world tours to date. …