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BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 25: Janet Jackson attends the Pre-GRAMMY Gala and GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Sean "Diddy" Combs on January 25, 2020 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)

As we reported, Janet Jackson announced an upcoming album and tour were coming this year, and she went on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to give fans insight on the upcoming Black Diamond experience.  Janet explains the meaning behind the title, Black Diamond, saying, “It’s the toughest of the stones, of the diamonds to cut. I heard that immediately as hard to hurt, to destroy. And in my recent years, I’ve come to realize that I’m incredibly strong. ” Jackson adds, “I see myself as this rock, you know, rough around the edges. And I just want to share some of my strengths and stories.”

She also shared that her three-year-old son already has some of her talents. “He’s incredibly musical. First, it was the violin, and he loves classical music. First day of school, he took the violin to school. Third day of school he said, ‘Mama I want to take a cello to school,’ and I said, ‘Baby you don’t have a cello.'” She then described how her assistant turned the violin into a cello.

Later in the interview, Janet reveals the story behind her song “Nasty.” Watch the interview below.

Janet Jackson on Her Toddler Son's Cello Skills and Black Diamond Album Tour

Janet Jackson reveals her three-year-old son's obsession with classical music and instruments, chats about her Black Diamond album and teases what to expect from a special "Rhythm Nation" performance on her world tour.

Janet Jackson Reveals the Story Behind "Nasty," What Her Earring Key Opens

Janet Jackson shares stories about recording her breakout album, Control, reveals the catcalling event that inspired "Nasty" and explains why she used to wear a key on her earring.