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Jackie Jackson

Biography

Along with his siblings, Tito Jackson, Michael Jackson, Jermaine Jackson and Marlon Jackson, Jackie Jackson was area of the famous 70s group, the Jackson 5. Jackie Jackson was the co-lead vocalist together with his sibling Michael Jackson. Given birth to Sigmund Esco Jackson in 1951 in Gary, Indiana, Jackie Jackson started recording and using his brothers young. He utilized to sneak his father’s acoustic guitar and practiced along with his brothers every opportunity he got. At age 12 when his dad finally recognized the males were utilizing his acoustic guitar when he wasn’t around, Jackie, Michael, Marlon, Tito and Jermaine received an opportunity to perform. The group performed before their father 1st who became thinking about the males’ skills and capabilities. With encouragement from both parents, the Jackson 5 had been ready to create a general public appearance. Joe Jackson, their dad, worked in your free time in a mill and regular as the supervisor of the group. In 1963 the group received a talent competition performing the Temptations’ strike “My Lady.” Their 1st professional debut was an area nightclub in Indian known as Mr. Lucky’s. Keith Gordon, who owns the only documenting studio room in Gary, Indiana made a decision to supply the quintet a go. In 1967 the group created the tune “Big Boy” in the Steeltown label. By the summertime of 1968 after starting for famous brands Jerry Buffer, the Chi-Lites and Small Miss Spirit, the Jackson 5 had been on their method to Detroit to create an even larger name for themselves. Between 1969 and 1970 the quintet became children name in the Motown circuit, making in the Motown record label. With their tranquility and tempo, the group choreographed their quantities. The quintet became a performing and dancing feeling with number 1 hits “I’D LIKE You Back again,” “ABC,” “The Like You Conserve” and “I’M GOING TO BE There.” They capitalized on the success with lunchtime boxes along with a Sunday morning cartoon display depicting the males. The first strike, “I’D LIKE You Back again,” soared immediately to number 1 and sold a lot more than two million copies. After effectively documenting 13 albums, the group experienced a have to move on. Simply because they performed Motown for such a long time, the changeover wasn’t easy. Motown possessed the name Jackson 5 therefore once the group authorized with Epic Information in 1976, the became the Jacksons. Jermaine Jackson experienced decided to stick to using the Motown record label therefore Randy Jackson was earned to displace him. Despite their successes, the Jackson 5 break up to pursue single passions. Jackie Jackson was referred to as the co-lead vocalist of the both Jackson 5 as well as the Jacksons. Along with his distinguishable high tone of voice, he frequently led the three additional singers. Within the strike “Like Don’t Wanna Business lead,” he sings with such feeling and something can easily choose his tone of voice. Jackie Jackson spends his period with his kids, Sigmund and Brandi. His 1st dream was to become baseball player.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jackie Jackson
Height 1.83 m
Profession Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Film Score Composer
Nationality American
Spouse Emily Besselink, Enid Arden Span
Children Brandi Jackson, Sigmund Esco Jackson, Jr.
Parents Katherine Jackson, Joe Jackson
Siblings Michael Jackson, Tito Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Janet Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Rebbie Jackson, Randy Jackson, Joh'Vonnie Jackson, Brandon Jackson
Music Groups The Jackson 5
Music Songs Who's Lovin' You, I Want You Back, Blame It on the Boogie, I'll Be There, ABC, Enjoy Yourself, Can You Feel It, Shake Your Body, I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus, Dancing Machine, Give Love on Christmas Day, The Love You Save, Never Can Say Goodbye, Torture, All I Do Is Think of You, State Of Shock, Love Don't Want to Leave, Little Bitty Pretty One, Lovely One, I Wanna Be Where You Are, This Place Hotel, Don't Know Why I Love You, Rockin' Robin, Show You the Way to Go, Big Boy, Little Christmas Tree, Get It Together, Is It Him or Me, Can You Remember, Sugar Daddy, Maybe Tomorrow, Working Day and Night
Albums Victory, Be the One, Jackie Jackson, Jackson 5 Christmas Album, ABC, 2300 Jackson Street, Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5, The Jacksons Live!, Lookin' Through the Windows, Destiny, Live at the Forum, Triumph, Goin' Places, Maybe Tomorrow, Skywriter, The Jacksons, 50 Best Songs – The Motown Years: Michael Jackson & The Jackson 5, Greatest Hits, Jackson 5: The Ultimate Collection, 20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection: The Best of The Jackson 5, The Very Best of The Jacksons, The Essential Jacksons, The Jacksons Story, Soulsation!, Come and Get It: The Rare Pearls, Are You With Me, Big City After Dark, The Jacksons: An American Dream
Movies Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration
TV Shows The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty, The Jacksons


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1 Uncle of Yashi Brown, Austin Brown, Jermajesty Jackson, Jaafar Jackson, Donte Jackson, Genevieve Jackson, Taryll Jackson, and Toriano Jackson.
2 The Jacksons were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1500 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
3 Is portrayed by Bumper Robinson and Terrence Howard in The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992).
4 Uncle of Jermaine Jackson II, Valencia Jackson, Brittany Jackson, Marlon Jackson Jr. , Prince Michael, Prince Michael II, Paris Jackson, and Stevanna Jackson.
5 Brother of Tito Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Rebbie Jackson, La Toya Jackson,Marlon Jackson, Randy Jackson, Janet Jackson, Michael Jackson, and Brandon Jackson (Marlon's twin who died at birth).
6 Son of Joe Jackson and Katherine Jackson
7 Has two children with Enid: son, Sigmund Esco Jackson, Jr. (born 29 June 1977 in Encino, California, USA) and adopted daughter Brandi (born 6 February 1982 in Los Angeles, California, USA).
8 Had a relationship with Paula Abdul, whom he introduced to his sister Janet Jackson Paula became her choreographer.
9 His original first name Sigmund was his father's idea. His mother didn't like it and was glad that he eventually got the nickname Jackie.
10 Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997 (as a member of the Jackson 5).
11 Member of Jackson 5. Oldest brother of the nine-sibling Jackson family.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Goji ni muchu! 2016 TV Series performer - 29 episodes
Britain's Got Talent 2016 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall 2016 Documentary writer: "Destiny" - uncredited
Dancing with the Stars 2010-2015 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Strictly Come Dancing TV Series writer - 1 episode, 2014 performer - 1 episode, 2014
The Block 2014 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour 2012 TV Movie documentary writer: "Can You Feel It"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2011 TV Series writer - 1 episode
20 to 1 2011 TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Dancing on Ice TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2010 writer - 1 episode, 2010
Peter Kay's Animated All Star Band: The Official BBC Children in Need Medley 2009 Video short writer: "Can You Feel It" - as Jackson
The X Factor 2008 TV Series writer - 1 episode
It Takes Two 2007 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Pop Idol 2003 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Nouvelle Star 2003 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Drumline 2002 writer: "Can You Feel It"
Top of the Pops 1981-2001 TV Series writer - 3 episodes
My Stepmother Is an Alien 1988 performer: "Be The One"
Moonwalker 1988 writer: "Can You Feel It"
The Running Man 1987 performer: "The Death March", "Paula's Theme" / producer: "The Death March", "Paula's Theme" / writer: "The Death March", "Paula's Theme"
Burglar 1987 writer: "Time Out for the Burglar"
Touch and Go 1986 "Playing With Fire"
We Are The World: The Story Behind The Song 1985 TV Movie documentary "We Are the World", uncredited
Knight Rider 1984 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Making of 'Thriller' 1983 Video documentary writer: "Can You Feel It"
Emu's World 1983 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Fame TV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 1982 music - 1 episode, 1982

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The ABC Comedy Hour 1972 TV Series

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty 2009 TV Series executive producer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall 2016 Documentary Himself
Pânico na TV 2014 TV Series Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 2014 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
The Talk 2014 TV Series Himself
The Insider 2013 TV Series Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2009-2013 TV Series Himself
Loose Women 2013 TV Series Himself
Manneke Paul 2012 TV Series Himself
The View 2012 TV Series Himself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Piers Morgan Tonight 2012 TV Series Himself
Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour 2012 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Best Hit USA 2012 TV Series Himself
The X Factor 2011 TV Series Himself
The Mo'Nique Show 2011 TV Series Himself
The Oprah Winfrey Show 2010 TV Series Himself
The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty 2009-2010 TV Series Himself
The Bonnie Hunt Show 2009 TV Series Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2009 TV Series Himself
Larry King Live 2009 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2009 TV Series Himself
Michael Jackson Memorial 2009 TV Movie documentary Himself
Cutting Edge 2008 TV Series documentary Himself
Armed & Famous 2007 TV Series Himself
The Jacksons: America's First Family of Music 2003 TV Special documentary Himself
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration 2001 TV Special documentary Himself
MTV Icon: Janet Jackson 2001 TV Special documentary Himself
We Are the World: A 10th Anniversary Tribute 1995 TV Special
The Jackson Family Honors 1994 TV Special documentary Himself
Donahue 1989 TV Series Himself
Ebony/Jet Showcase 1989 TV Series Himself
Good Morning America 1989 TV Series Himself
We Are The World: The Story Behind The Song 1985 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever 1983 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Midnight Special 1977-1979 TV Series Himself / Himself - Host
New American Bandstand 1965 1970-1979 TV Series Himself
Soul Train 1972-1979 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Guest
The Mike Douglas Show 1978 TV Series Himself
The Jacksons 1976-1977 TV Series Himself
Dinah! 1975-1976 TV Series Himself
The Sonny and Cher Show 1976 TV Series Himself
The Carol Burnett Show 1974-1976 TV Series Himself
The Sonny Comedy Revue 1974 TV Series Himself
The Bob Hope Show 1973 TV Series Himself
Save the Children 1973 Documentary Himself
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour 1972 TV Series Himself
Goin' Back to Indiana 1971 TV Special Himself
The Jim Nabors Hour 1970 TV Series Himself
The Ed Sullivan Show 1970 TV Series Himself - Singer

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards 2009 TV Special Himself (uncredited)
Twist & Shout 2006 TV Series Himself - Performer
Ed Sullivan's Rock 'n' Roll Classics, Vol. 4: Elvis & Other Rock Greats 2003 Video Himself (as The Jackson 5)
Michael Jackson's Private Home Movies 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
Michael Jackson: The Legend Continues 1988 Video documentary Himself

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