Jackie Jackson

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Sigmund Esco "Jackie" Jackson (born May 4, 1951) is an American singer and songwriter best known as a founding member of the Jackson 5.wikipedia
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The Jackson 5

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Sigmund Esco "Jackie" Jackson (born May 4, 1951) is an American singer and songwriter best known as a founding member of the Jackson 5.
The group was founded in 1965 in Gary, Indiana, by brothers Jackie, Tito, and Jermaine, with younger brothers Marlon and Michael joining soon after.

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Jackie is the second child of the Jackson family and the oldest Jackson brother.
The Jackson 5 originally consisted of Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon, Michael (who died in 2009) and later Randy who joined in 1975, replacing Jermaine.

Michael Jackson

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The group included younger brothers Marlon and Michael playing assorted percussive instruments.
The eighth child of the Jackson family, Michael made his professional debut in 1964 with his elder brothers Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, and Marlon as a member of the Jackson 5.

Jermaine Jackson

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In 1964, Jackie's father, Joseph, formed the Jackson Brothers singing group, which included Jackie and his brothers Tito and Jermaine.
His siblings are Rebbie, Jackie, Tito, La Toya, Marlon, Michael, Randy, and Janet.

Marlon Jackson

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The group included younger brothers Marlon and Michael playing assorted percussive instruments.
While Marlon was still a child, his older brothers Jackie, Tito, and Jermaine formed an early incarnation of what would become the Jackson 5.

Katherine Jackson

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Sigmund Esco Jackson was born on his mother Katherine's 21st birthday in 1951.
In 1964, Joe formed The Jackson Brothers with three of their eldest sons, Jackie, Tito, and Jermaine.

Joe Jackson (manager)

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In 1964, Jackie's father, Joseph, formed the Jackson Brothers singing group, which included Jackie and his brothers Tito and Jermaine.
Joe Jackson began working with his sons' musical group in the early 1960s, first working with his three eldest sons Jackie, Tito and Jermaine.

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He and his brothers and sisters grew up in a two-room house in Gary, Indiana, an industrial city outside of Chicago.

Can You Feel It (The Jacksons song)

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One of Jackson's most successful compositions was co-writing with Michael, "Can You Feel It", which became an international hit in 1981.
Written by brothers Michael and Jackie, the song featured solo leads by Randy and Michael.

Torture (The Jacksons song)

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On their 1984 album, Victory, Jackie performed lead on the song "Wait", while writing the single "Torture".
Written by Jackie Jackson and fellow Motown veteran Kathy Wakefield, the song is about someone ending a relationship and the torture that a person can receive while trying to end it.

Victory Tour (The Jacksons tour)

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Notably before the start of the Victory Tour in 1984, he suffered what was officially described as a knee injury incurred during rehearsals.
It was the only tour with all six Jackson brothers, even though Jackie was injured for some of it.

Enjoy Yourself (The Jacksons song)

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He added a lead vocal alongside brother Michael on their Top 10 Epic single, "Enjoy Yourself", and also added composition on six of the group's albums with Epic.
Featuring Michael and Jackie Jackson on lead vocals, it was the first non-Motown single for the group since they departed from the label earlier that year.

Victory (The Jacksons album)

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On their 1984 album, Victory, Jackie performed lead on the song "Wait", while writing the single "Torture".
Jermaine, Tito, Randy and Jackie Jackson continued on as the Jacksons, and releasing one more album, 1989's 2300 Jackson Street (whose title track did feature all six Jackson brothers, along with their sisters Janet and Rebbie) before splitting up.

I Want You Back

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He added brief lead parts in some of the Jackson 5's hit singles, including "I Want You Back" and "ABC".

2300 Jackson Street

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In late 1988, the Jacksons set out to record their final Epic album, 2300 Jackson Street, which included Jackie and Jermaine splitting leads on most of the songs.

Be the One (album)

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Be the One is the second studio album by Jackie Jackson, released on September 9, 1989.

Paula Abdul

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However, a former companion of Jermaine Jackson's, Margaret Maldonado, wrote in her 1995 book Jackson Family Values that Jackson was injured in an automobile accident, a cause of his then wife Enid Jackson running over him with her car, after catching him with choreographer and then-Laker Girl Paula Abdul.

Lela Rochon

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From 1989 until 1991, Jackson dated actress Lela Rochon.
Rochon dated singer–songwriter Jackie Jackson from 1989 until 1991.

The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty

In 2009, he, Tito, Jermaine and Marlon starred in their brief reality series, The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty.

Tito Jackson

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In 1964, Jackie's father, Joseph, formed the Jackson Brothers singing group, which included Jackie and his brothers Tito and Jermaine.

Percussion instrument

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The group included younger brothers Marlon and Michael playing assorted percussive instruments.

Tenor

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Jackson performed with a high tenor singing voice.

ABC (The Jackson 5 song)

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He added brief lead parts in some of the Jackson 5's hit singles, including "I Want You Back" and "ABC".

Sony Music

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After the Jackson 5 became the Jacksons after leaving Motown for CBS Records in 1976, Jackson's role as a vocalist and songwriter increased.