Janet Jackson's split from Qatari businessman Wissam Al Mana is as covert as their relationship. Both Janet and 42-year-old Wissam, who are notoriously private, have not commented. News recently learned they have called it quits, three months after the 50-year-old singer gave birth to their first child together, son Eissa. He is also the executive director of Al Mana’s fashion portfolio, which includes Hermes, Sonia Rykiel and Agent Provocateur and is a shareholder in the Saks Fifth Avenue stores in Dubai, Doha, Bahrain and Kuwait.
The couple released a joint statement saying, “The rumors regarding an extravagant wedding are simply not true.Janet Jackson is a member of one of the most famous families in entertainment history.She’s the daughter of Katherine and Joe Jackson and sister to Rebbie, Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, La Toya, Marlon, Randy, and the late Michael and Brandon. Jackson stepped into the spotlight as a very young girl and released her self-titled album in 1982.Love would never do without a bundle of joy for Janet Jackson.Yesterday, Us Weekly confirmed that the pop superstar is pregnant and expecting her first child with her billionaire husband, Wissam Al Mana, on Wednesday, May 4, weeks after she cut her Unbreakable world tour short to start “planning” their family.