The Jackson family gave us some of the world’s most loved pop hits of the 60s, 70s and 80s. The family group also birthed the late great King of Pop, the untouchable Michael Jackson. Here is the real story behind the Jackson 5 and one of the most famous fathers in Pop music, Joe Jackson.
In The Beginning
Long before Michael Jackson claimed his throne as the undisputed King of Pop, the young star was a member of the Jackson 5, the family boy band that would skyrocket to fame under the guidance of their father and manager, Joe Jackson.