More Sites
Make The FIX your homepage

Janet Jackson 'quits' showbiz 'to convert to Islam'

Janet and Wissam Al Mana at a fashion show in Moscow, Russia in October 2012.
Janet and Wissam Al Mana at a fashion show in Moscow, Russia in October 2012.
Starface.ru/Splash

Janet Jackson has reportedly given up her music career to move to the Middle East with her millionaire husband Wissam Al Mana.

"She's gone. She married a billionaire," an insider told Showbiz 411.

"They've got houses in three countries. She's spending time in the Middle East. She's become a Muslim."

The pair who started dating in 2010 were wed in secret last year, with Janet revealing the details to Entertainment Tonight in February.

"Last year we were married in a quiet, private, and beautiful ceremony," Janet said in a statement to ET.

"Our wedding gifts to one another were contributions to our respective favourite children's charities.

"We would appreciate that our privacy is respected and that we are allowed this time for celebration and joy. With love, Wissam and Janet."

Wissam is Janet's third husband. She was married briefly to James DeBarge in the '80s and Réne Elizondo in the '90s.

The successful 46-year-old recording artist has a discography of ten albums and has made various on screen appearances, such as Poetic Justice and Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps.

Do you think this is the end for Janet's music career? Tell us below.

advertisement
Most Popular Stories
First class flights and $1m pay-days: Kim Kardashian's diva demands revealed in 'secret emails'27683First class flights and $1m pay-days: Kim Kardashian's diva demands revealed in 'secret emails' <i>Glee</i> star Matthew Morrison weds model Renee Puente in intimate Hawaiian ceremony14866Glee star Matthew Morrison weds model Renee Puente in intimate Hawaiian ceremony Ryan Reynolds teases bizarre baby names for child with Blake Lively14653Ryan Reynolds teases bizarre baby names for child with Blake Lively Kim Kardashian slams bullies after <i>DWTS</i> star shares details of horrific childhood experience13304Kim Kardashian slams bullies after DWTS star shares details of horrific childhood experience
ninemsn: CelebrityFix Spotted
Hot daddy Dan Ewing with his little bub Archie. Elevator selfie!
Hot daddy Dan Ewing with his little bub Archie. Elevator selfie!