Singer looking forward to getting back on stage after health worries

Janet Jackson will resume her US tour this weekend, following a mystery illness.

The singer, 42, was forced to cancel gigs in Montreal, Boston, Philadelphia, Greensboro and North Carolina after bring rushed to hospital 12 days ago.

She was told to rest until she was fully recovered.

‘Janet, who has been under her doctor’s care and recuperating over the last week, is excited about getting back on the road and again being able to share with her fans what she feels is one of her best stage shows ever,’ promoter Live Nation said in a statement to Access Hollywood.

She is expected to kick off her next show in Connecticut on Saturday.

Alison Adey