JANET JACKSON, ”Rock With U”
The Concept Miss-Jackson-if-Yer-Nasty cribs the title (and a not dissimilar chorus) from her older brother’s 1979 hit. Damita Jo’s signature dance moves ensue.
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The Execution She’s done better. The darkly lit set and writhing dancers jibe oddly with her whispery vocals and the tinkly backing synths. Plus, it’s visually kind of dull; we preferred Michael’s fabulous sparkle jumpsuit and booties of yore. B-
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