Janet Jackson's Most Fabulous Looks

There is no denying Janet's legacy as a musician and as a fashion icon. Over the years, she has dazzled us with so many inspiring looks. In celebration of her 50th Birthday we've rounded up just a few of them. Check 'em out! 

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Janet proved she was destined to be style star at the tender age of 6. 

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All dolled up with her brother Michael at the 1975 American Music Awards. 

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She upped the ante in this over-the-top look at the 1977 American Music Awards. 

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PYT (Pretty young thang)! 

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Bright and beautiful while posing for a professional portrait. 

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Another portrait, another cute pose. 

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Stepping out with her sister LaToya at the Grammy Awards' after party. 

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Shoulder pads never looked so good. 

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Big hair don't care! 

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Even turtlenecks can be sexy. 

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One word: HOT! 

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Twining with brother Michael backstage at the Grammy Awards. 

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Casual and cool! 

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Her crimson-hued curls are just stunning. 

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Awesome abs! 

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An eye-catching corset was definitely a good look for the Source Hip-Hop Music Awards. 

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Hat game strong. 

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Only Janet can pull off a black leather gown. 

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Janet seriously has the best costumes. 

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White hot! 

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This chick's abs just don't stop. Ever. 

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Can't go wrong in a crisp white gown. 

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We'll never forget this outfit (or that nip slip) at the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show. 

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Strapless and sophiticated. 

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Gorgeous in green! 

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We love seeing Janet on the big screen and on the red carpet like when she stepped out for the "Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married" premiere. 

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Sharp suit! 

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A little Asian persuation at the Alexander McQueen store opening in Los Angeles

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Sitting pretty at BET's "106 & Park"

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Menswear chic at a Giorgio Armani Fashion Show. 

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Lovely in a LBD. 

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Sleek and chic at the "Why Did I Get Married Too?" premiere. 

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Janet is a vision in this avant-garde ensemble.

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There is always a reason to slip on a stunning black gown. 

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Remember that time Janet killed it on stage at the Essence Music Festival/

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Bionic woman! 

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All black everything! 

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Obsessed with this ridiculously stunning red carpet look for the AmFAR gala. 

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High contrast = high style

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How you wear pants on the red carpet and look better than everyone. 

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Accepting her Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award at the BET Awards. 

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Slaying at her "Unbreakable" World Tour stop in Miami. 

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Dazzling the crowd in Dubai.