Janet Jackson turns 50 years old today and she is more fierce than ever.

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We may never know her anti-aging secrets but it's clear #BlackGirlMagic is included in her daily nutrition.

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For years, the youngest Jackson daughter has captivated audiences with her unparalleled talent and overall enthusiasm for life. She had a tough act to follow from her brothers, the Jackson 5, yet managed to create a legacy all her own. Here are 13 times Janet's #BlackGirlMagic kept her youthful

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1. Her killer dance moves.

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2. She is the OG of assembling the people formation.

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3. She started working for her coins early on.

4. She embraces her body and sexuality.

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5. But doesn't let just anybody hold her.

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6. She and her friends are the epitome of carefree.

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7. She is in love with love.

8. Every generation puts respect on her name.

9. Janet is timeless and knows how to stay relevant.

10. Janet gives credit where credit is due.

11. She does things on her own time.

12. She is always gracious.

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13. She blessed us with this mic drop moment.

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Happy Birthday, Mother Janet!

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