Janet Jackson’s performance was briefly hampered by technical problems at the Essence Festival in New Orleans

Janet Jackson’s performance at Saturday’s Essence Festival of Culture at Caesars Superdome in New Orleans was briefly hampered by technical issues, but she continued to perform.

Audio during the 56-year-old singer’s set was interrupted during her outing, TMZ reported on Sunday, but she was able to continue with her set, which lasted more than an hour, after the technical error.

According to NOLA.com, the Grammy-winning artist almost sold out.

The Latest: Janet Jackson’s performance at the Essence Festival of Culture at Caesars Superdome in New Orleans was briefly hampered by technical issues, but she continued to perform

Flanked onstage by four male dancers, Jackson opened her set with the song Feedback, rattling off classics like What Have You Done For Me Lately, Control, Nasty and That’s the Way Love Goes.

She also performed the tracks Funny How Time Flies (When You’re Having Fun), I Get Lonely and Together Again, which she presented to her late relatives, brother Michael Jackson (2010) and father Joe Jackson (in 2018) at past festivals.

Jackson finished their sets with Escapade and Black Cat and returned for an encore of their hit Rhythm Nation.

In addition to the concerts, the festival included daytime speeches by Vice President Kamala Harris and The Wire alum Wendell Pierce at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, according to the outlet.

Audio during the 56-year-old singer’s set was interrupted during her outing, TMZ reported Sunday

Jackson was able to continue with her multi-hour set after the technical glitch

Jackson was able to continue with her multi-hour set after the technical glitch

The Grammy-winning artist had almost sold out the venue with 48,500 tickets available for Saturday

A number of artists were hit with technical issues at the festival as people complained about the set audio levels for the Chloe x Halle performance, TMZ reported.

The Essence Festival was also at the center of controversy, as some Hulu subscribers were upset that not all of the songs were streamed live on the streaming service’s broadcast from the event, according to TMZ.

Nicki Minaj headlined Friday, and her set didn’t air on Hulu; Host Angela Yee said that “circumstances beyond our control” prevented Minaj’s set from airing on Hulu.

Jackson’s set included her classic hits like What Have You Done For Me Lately, Control, Nasty and That’s the Way Love Goes

Jackson finished their sets with Escapade and Black Cat and returned for an encore of their hit Rhythm Nation.  She was photographed Friday in New Orleans at an event for Coca-Cola

Jackson finished their sets with Escapade and Black Cat and returned for an encore of their hit Rhythm Nation. She was photographed Friday in New Orleans at an event for Coca-Cola

In addition to the concerts, the festival included a daytime talk with Vice President Kamala Harris at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

In addition to the concerts, the festival included a daytime talk with Vice President Kamala Harris at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

The Vice President spoke with KeKe Palmer at the Louisiana event

The Vice President spoke with KeKe Palmer at the Louisiana event

Appearance: Rapper Lil' Kim also attended the Essence Festival of Culture, where she performed alongside The Roots' Styles P

Appearance: Rapper Lil’ Kim also attended the Essence Festival of Culture, where she performed alongside The Roots’ Styles P

Rapper Lil’ Kim also attended the Essence Festival of Culture where she performed alongside Styles P of The Roots.

The Magic Stick rapper donned a tiny white jacket with a light blue floral pattern across the chest and shoulders.

She wore a tiny black bodysuit that was sheer in the front, revealing her ample chest underneath.

She wore thick black eyeshadow that fanned out from her eyes, and pink blush stained her cheeks.

Huge gold chains wrapped around her neck and fell down to her waist.

Tiny coat: The Magic Stick rapper donned a tiny white jacket with a light blue floral pattern across the chest and shoulders

Tiny coat: The Magic Stick rapper donned a tiny white jacket with a light blue floral pattern across the chest and shoulders

Skintight leotard: She wore a tiny black bodysuit that was see-through at the front, revealing her ample breasts underneath

Skintight leotard: She wore a tiny black bodysuit that was see-through at the front, revealing her ample breasts underneath

Skimpy leotard: Singer-actress Ashanti also wore a leotard that was even more revealing than Lil' Kim's

Skimpy leotard: Singer-actress Ashanti also wore a leotard that was even more revealing than Lil’ Kim’s

All in black: She wore a see-through black bra underneath the leotard with a plunging neckline that ended at the huge gold belt that encircled her waist

All in black: She wore a see-through black bra underneath the leotard with a plunging neckline that ended at the huge gold belt that encircled her waist

Singer-actress Ashanti also wore a leotard that was even more revealing than Lil’ Kim’s.

Underneath the leotard, she wore a see-through black bra with a plunging neckline that ended at the huge gold belt that encircled her waist.

Fishnet stockings ran down her strong legs and went into her tall black boots that stopped her thighs.

She wore black leather gloves and dark sunglasses to protect her eyes from the glare of the stage.

Wu Tang Clan superstar Method Man shared the stage with Ashanti at the event, and she was later spotted with Loni Love and Tisha Campbell.

He had a small reunion with the Wu Tang Clan when he supported fellow rapper Ghostface Killah wearing a green, red and white tracksuit.

Method wore a white hoodie with black text during a solo spot on stage.

With Legend: Wu Tang Clan superstar Method Man shared the stage alongside Ashanti at the event

With Legend: Wu Tang Clan superstar Method Man shared the stage alongside Ashanti at the event

Other famous friends: She was later spotted with Loni Love and Tisha Campbell

Other famous friends: She was later spotted with Loni Love and Tisha Campbell

Old buddies: He had a small reunion with the Wu Tang Clan when he supported fellow rapper Ghostface Killah, who wore a green, red and white tracksuit

Old buddies: He had a small reunion with the Wu Tang Clan when he supported fellow rapper Ghostface Killah, who wore a green, red and white tracksuit

Complicated: Method wore a white hoodie with black text during a solo spot on stage

Complicated: Method wore a white hoodie with black text during a solo spot on stage

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