89-year-old music mogul, Joe Jackson has passed away.
It was just last week when it was reported that the famed manager was battling with terminal cancer.
Jackson’s wife, Katherine, some of his children and grandchildren rushed to be beside Joe at the hospital during his battle.
Joe Jackson is the father of 10 children including, Rebbie Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Tito Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Randy Jackson, Janet Jackson, and Michael Jackson. Joe and Katherine’s son, Brandon Jackson passed away shortly after his birth. He fathered a daughter, Joh’Vonnie Jackson in 1974 during a long-time affair with another woman.
Joe Jackson formed the iconic music group, The Jackson 5 with his sons Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon, and Michael.
Together they group rose to international stardom honoring us with many years of smash hits.
In addition to The Jackson 5, Joe also helped launch his daughter, Janet Jackson’s career at 16-years old, working as her manager.
Over the weekend, Janet Jackson was honored with the first-ever Impact Award at the 2018 Radio Disney Award and in her speech, she stated,
“My father, my incredible father, drove me to be the best that I can.”
Our thoughts are with Joe Jackson’s loved ones during this time.
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