"I am one of those women who have been gagged, in the proper sense, but also emotionally, these women who have been abused, bullied, of those women who have lived in fear".
"She Writes Woman" was birthed after she was diagnosed with bipolar and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) coupled with psychosis and suicidal idealisations.
"This win will inspire the younger generations not to stop believing in their dreams and focus on their ambitions".
Janet Jackson has made an emotive plea for women's voices to be heard in a more loving world.
The pop star went on to speak about her hope for a more equal future. Speak out for the spirit, speak out for spirit that crosses all borders, recognises the dignity of all people and affirms the beauty of all faiths. Speak out for an all-embracing love. Love that will give us strength to come to one and other's aid. "So let's lift our voices".
While all the girls looked fabulous, we particularly loved Jesy's pink power suit, which she paired with a gold Louis Vuitton chain.
During her acceptance speech, the R&B legend called on fans to join her in standing up for women's rights in light of the #MeToo and Time's Up movements against sexual misconduct and inequality.