@allmusic : Her singles, expertly crafted with indelible pop hooks and state-of-the-art production, consistently set or kept up with trends in contemporary R&B, demonstrated by an exceptional run of Top 20 R&B singles that spans over 30 years.
@last.fm : In 2007, she was ranked the seventh richest woman in the entertainment business by Forbes Magazine, amassing a fortune of over $150 million.
Audio : That’s the Way Love Goes . Feedback . Together Again . All for You . Nasty . Doesn’t Really Matter . Rock with U . Someone to Call My Lover . When I Think of You . What Have You Done for Me Lately .
Video : First TV Debute . Young Love (Soul Train, 1982) . Say You Do (Solid Gold, 1983) . Japanese VCR commercial (1985) . Control (American Music Award, 1987) . Miss You Much (1989) . Come Back To Me . Best Things In Life (w/ Luther Vandross) . That’s the Way Love Goes / If (MTV Video Music Awards, 1993 ) . Again (1994) . Scream (w/ Michael Jackson) . Twenty Foreplay . Rhythm Nation . Got Til It’s Gone (w/ Q tip & Joni Mitchell, 1997) . Together Again (American Music Awards, 1998 ) . What’s It Gonna Be (w/ Busta Rhymes, 1999) . All For You . Superbowl (w/ Justin Timberlake, 2004) . Strawberry Bounce (SNL, 2004) . Call On Me (w/ Nelly) . Rock With U . Tribute to Michael . Discipline (Essence) . Nothing . No Sleeep (w/ J. Cole) . Dammn Baby .