Joe Jackson has a checkered past and quite the reputation. When you’ve lived a life of fame, tragedy, and criticism like his, you’re bound to loosen up as time goes by and start doing whatever you want.
Jackson was tough on his children while acting as the manager of the Jackson 5. His relationships with them have been strained and complicated and ever-changing.
After losing his son too early in life, the 89 year old has done what he can to maintain his interest in life… See what he found the most interesting lately while attending the Soul Train Awards! Click Next!
Jackson himself was the oldest of five kids and born to humble beginnings. One of his brothers, Lawrence, died just this year. He still has two sisters and one more brother.