But last night, she decided what she's done for us lately hasn't been enough, posting a simple video on Vimeo in which her breathy voice says, "I promised you'd hear it from my lips, and now you will. This year: New music, new world tour, a new movement. I've been listening. Let's keep the conversation goin'."
The video ends with a shot of a hat and a pair of shades just begging to be filled.
The message is the latest in a series of baby steps Janet's been taking back into the public eye following her marriage to billionaire Wissam al Mana. At the end of April, she made a rare public appearance with her hubby at Giorgio Armani's 40th anniversary dinner in Milan. Could her next public steps be onto a stage?