Janet Jackson denies cancer rumors


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Jackson postponed dates on her Unbreakable tour in 2016 due to unspecified health reasons

An article speculated she was being tested for a vocal chord growth that could be cancerous

Her team announced an update on her health Wednesday due to widespread concern

CNN —  

Janet Jackson said in a statement Wednesday that she does not have cancer after rumors swirled online about her health on the heels of the singer canceling several concert dates due to illness.

“The rumors are untrue. I do not have cancer. I am recovering,” Jackson said in a video released on Twitter, captioned “From my lips…” and set to her song “The Gr