Janet Jackson Responds to Health Rumors: 'I Do Not Have Cancer'

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Rumors have been swirling since Jackson cancelled a slew of her upcoming concerts, citing health reasons.

Janet Jackson has hit back at false reports that she has throat cancer. 

The music icon took to Twitter on Wednesday, officially shutting down the rumors and telling fans that her concert will continue. Jackson, 49, clarified her clean bill of health with a short video featuring her song "The Great Forever," which ended with a brief note to fans. 

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"Remember…believe it when you hear it from my lips. The rumors are untrue," the message read. "I do not have cancer. I am recovering. My doctor's have approved my concerts as scheduled in Europe, and as I promised the postponed shows will be rescheduled. Thank you for your prayers and love." 

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