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Janet Jackson a billionaire: report

Janet Jackson and boyfriend Wissam Al Mana have lunch and go for a walk together in New York City, Sept. 23, 2010. INF. ALL-ROUNDER

Janet Jackson is part of the billionaires club, according to Variety magazine.

The singer has reportedly earned $260 million US in album sales, $458 million in concert tours, $304 million in movie and TV roles and $81 million in endorsements, the weekly entertainment magazine reported this week.

She’s not the only family member in that exclusive club. Her husband, retail tycoon Wissam Al Mana, is also a billionaire. And her more famous brother Michael generated at least a billion in sales the year following his 2009 death, Billboard magazine estimated.

Janet Jackson joins other billionaire entertainers including talk show diva Oprah Winfrey, director Steven Spielberg and author J.K. Rowling.