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Jermaine Jackson

Jermaine LaJuane Jackson (also known as Mohammad Abdul Aziz) (born December 11, 1954) is an American singer, bassist, composer, a member of The Jackson 5 and occasional film director. He also produced and recorded duets with American singer Whitney Houston in her early years as a recording artist and was also a producer for Bobby DeBarge's band Switch. Jackson is the fourth child of Joseph and Katherine Jackson, born in Gary, Indiana after his brother Tito Jackson. His brothers and sisters are Rebbie, Jackie, Tito, La Toya, Marlon, Michael, Randy and Janet. He was raised as a Jehovah's Witness by his devout mother (though he later converted to Islam in 1989 after a trip to Bahrain). Jermaine was the original lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the Jackson Brothers—an earlier incarnation of The Jackson Five—until 1968, when younger brother Michael began assisting with lead vocals. He remained the lead vocalist with Michael for many years. Jackson graduated from Birmingham High School in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California in 1973. Jermaine and his brothers signed with Motown Records in 1968. As the co-lead singer of The Jackson 5 after his brother Michael, Jermaine sang notable parts

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- 100 days ago
Jermaine Jackson -- Janet Never Gave Me a Heads Up She's Pregnant

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- 111 days ago
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- 112 days ago
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Jermaine Jackson
MJ Would Have Been Team Hillary

Jermaine Jackson says if Michael Jackson were alive -- there's no doubt he'd be voting for Hillary Clinton ... despite Donald Trump recently bragging about his friendship with MJ. The… READ MORE >

- 148 days ago
Jermaine Jackson to Donald Trump -- Sit Down! You're No Friend of MJ

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Sit Down! You're No Friend of MJ

Donald Trump just got called out for claiming to be friends with Michael Jackson -- by MJ's brother, Jermaine. Jermaine ripped Trump, saying ... "name-dropping Michael don't make you cool and… READ MORE >

- 189 days ago
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I'm No Criminal, Because He Spit On Me

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- 214 days ago
Jermaine Jackson -- Is That a Bag of Oranges Or ... (PHOTO)

Jermaine Jackson
Is That a Bag of Oranges Or ...

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- 260 days ago
Jermaine Jackson -- I Still Love My Wife ... After Her Domestic Violence Arrest

Jermaine Jackson
I Still Love My Wife After Dom. Violence Arrest

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