May 16: Prince, Britney Spears and Janet Jackson

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On this Day in Music history back in 2000, Prince announced he was reclaiming his name and he would no longer go by a symbol.

During that same year, Britney Spears was ready to prove she wasn’t a one hit wonder. Her second album 'Oops, I Did It Again' was released and debuted at number one.

Janet Jackson, who is also expecting a baby, is celebrating her 50th birthday.