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Well, we can hardly either! And because Justin is returning to the big show in , we're taking it all the way back to and reliving the moment as it happened, picture by picture. Janet kicked off the performance, singing "Rhythm Nation" solo, before Justin joined her on stage with "Rock Your Body.
Fourteen years ago, Janet Jackson shocked the world by exposing her right breast to the world on Super Bowl Sunday. MTV produced the spot, was fined heavily, and never produced a halftime show again. Since that time, the Super Bowl Halftime Show has gotten more conservative, but in recent years they've been beginning to bring back younger talents who may or may not want to make a statement. It remains to be seen if Jackson will appear at this year's Super Bowl Halftime Show as Justin Timberlake, who exposed Jackson's breast that day, is performing this year.
The incident, sometimes referred to as Nipplegate , led to an immediate crackdown and widespread debate on perceived indecency in broadcasting. The halftime show was produced by MTV and was focused the network's Choose or Lose campaign the year was a presidential election year in the United States. The exposure was broadcast to a total audience of In addition, CBS parent company Viacom and its co-owned subsidiaries, MTV and Infinity Broadcasting , enforced a blacklist of Jackson's singles and music videos on many radio formats and music channels worldwide. The incident was ridiculed both within the United States and abroad, with a number of commentators opining that it was a planned publicity stunt. Some American commentators viewed it as a sign of decreasing morality in American culture, while others considered the incident harmless and argued that it received undue attention and backlash. The increased regulation of broadcasting raised concerns regarding censorship and free speech in the United States.