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Janet Jackson to open summer tour in Miami

‘Black Diamond World Tour’ will feature new songs, special performance of ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’

Janet Jackson performs on stage Nov. 8, 2019 in Perth, Australia.
Janet Jackson performs on stage Nov. 8, 2019 in Perth, Australia. (Matt Jelonek/Wire Image)

MIAMI – Janet Jackson is headed to Miami this summer.

The 53-year-old singer announced Monday that her "Black Diamond World Tour" will begin June 24 at the American Airlines Arena.

Jackson will perform new music from her upcoming studio album, "Black Diamond," as well as a special performance for the 30th anniversary of "Rhythm Nation 1814."

Miami is one of three Florida stops on Jackson's tour, along with Orlando on June 26 and Tampa on June 27.

Jackson will perform in 34 North American cities during the tour, which concludes Aug. 23 in Tacoma, Washington.

Tickets will go on sale Thursday.