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Jermaine Jackson

Biography

Former person in The Jackson 5 alongside Michael Jackson, Tito Jackson, Marlon Jackson and Jackie Jackson. He’s also known for making music by Change and for documenting duets with Whitney Houston. He was the business lead singer from the family members music group, the Jackson Brothers, the first incarnation from the Jackson 5. He grew up being a Jehovah’s See but changed into Islam in 1989. He wedded Hazel Gordy in 1973, Alejandra Genevieve Oiaza in 1995, and Halima Rashid in 2004. He includes a total of nine kids, seven sons called Jermajesty, Jeremy, Donte, Jaafar, Jermaine Jr., Jourdynn and Jaimy and two daughters called Fall and Dawn. He was portrayed by comic professional Kenan Thompson within a 2010 SNL skit.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jermaine Jackson
Date Of Birth December 11, 1954
Place Of Birth Gary, IN
Height 1.85 m
Profession Pop Singer
Education Birmingham High School
Nationality American
Spouse Halima Rashid, Alejandra Genevieve Oaziaza, Hazel Gordy, I Want You Back, Do What You Do, Who's Lovin' You, Jermaine Jackson
Children Jermajesty Jackson, Jaafar Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Jr., Jaimy Jackson, Jeremy Maldonado Jackson, Autumn Jackson, Donte Randall Jackson, Dawn Jackson, Jourdynn Michael Jackson, I Want You Back, Do What You Do, Who's Lovin' You, Jaimy Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Jr., Autumn Jackson
Parents Katherine Jackson, Joe Jackson, I Want You Back, Do What You Do, Who's Lovin' You, Berry Gordy, Thelma Coleman
Siblings I Want You Back, Do What You Do, Who's Lovin' You, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Randy Jackson, Tito Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Rebbie Jackson, Joh'Vonnie Jackson, Brandon Jackson, Kerry Gordy, Rhonda Ross Kendrick, Redfoo, Rockwell, Tracee Ellis Ross, Sherry Gordy, Terry James Gordy, Berry Gordy IV
Music Groups The Jackson 5
Nominations Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited Series, I Want You Back, Do What You Do, Who's Lovin' You
Movies Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration, Voyage of the Rock Aliens, The Jacksons: America's First Family of Music, Michael Jackson: The Life and Times of the King of Pop, Fate
TV Shows The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty, Move Like Michael Jackson, Gone Country, The Jacksons: An American Dream, Celebrity Big Brother, Pop Dynasty
Star Sign Sagittarius

  • Facts
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#Fact
1Officially changed his surname to Jacksun, on 22 February 2013.
2Uncle of Yashi Brown, Austin Brown, Dealz, Stevanna Jackson, Taryll Jackson, Taj Jackson, and T.J. Jackson.
3Ex-brother-in-law of Rockwell, Kerry Gordy, Stefan Gordy, and Rhonda Ross Kendrick.
4The Jacksons were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1500 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
5Is portrayed by his son Jermaine Jackson II in The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992).
6Uncle of Valencia Jackson, Brittany Jackson, and Marlon Jackson Jr..
7In 1991, he released the single "Word to the Badd!", an attack on his brother Michael. Jermaine was angry when he felt Michael pressured L.A. Reid and Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds to postpone working on his album to work on Michael's instead. Jermaine said in an interview: "I tried to put some phone calls to him and I didn't get a reply. It's a number of things but it's nothing we couldn't work out, had we spoken, but I wasn't granted an opportunity from his people to speak to him. The overall message is an older brother telling his younger brother to get back to reality. You have done it to the ultimate level, but you're still a person."
8Uncle of Prince Michael, Prince Michael II and Paris-Michael K. Jackson
9Son of Joe Jackson and Katherine Jackson
10"When The Rain Begins To Fall", his duet with Pia Zadora, was his biggest hit in Europe.
11Has eight children: Jermaine Jr., Autumn, Jaimy (mother: Hazel Gordy), Jeremy, Jourdyn (mother: Margaret Maldonado), Jaafar, Jermajesty (mother: Alejandra Oiaza) and Dawn (mother unknown).
12Recorded three duets with Whitney Houston in 1985-1986.
13Embraced Islam in 1989 when he was in Bahrain.
14Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997 (as a member of the Jackson 5).
15Was the first Jackson to part ways with The Jackson 5. He chose to stay with Motown Records, while the rest of the group moved on. This was mainly due to his courtship with Hazel Gordy, daughter of Motown founder, Berry Gordy.
16Uncle of actress Lark Voorhies.
17Has 2 children with Margaret Maldonado Jackson, named Jeremy and Jourdynn.
18Father of Jermaine Jackson II and Jermajesty Jackson.
19Brother of pop superstars Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson, as well as Rebbie Jackson, Jackie Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Tito Jackson, and Randy Jackson. Was member of the Jackson 5/The Jacksons and has his own solo career.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Goji ni muchu!2016TV Series performer - 29 episodes
American Honey2016writer: "Out The Mud"
Everybody Wants Some!!2016performer: "Let's Get Serious"
Horrible Bosses 22014writer: "Hustlin'"
We're the Millers2013writer: "Hustlin'"
Identity Thief2013writer: "Swagger Jagger"
Dancing on Ice2010TV Series performer - 1 episode
Michael Jackson Memorial2009TV Movie documentary performer: "Smile"
Fighting2009writer: "Hustlin'"
Grand Theft Auto IV2008Video Game writer: "Hustlin'"
This Christmas2007writer: "Go Getta"
Skate.2007Video Game writer: "Hustlin'"
The View2003TV Series performer - 1 episode
Baby Boy2001performer: "Daddy's Home"
Jackie Brown1997performer: "My Touch of Madness" 1976
The Jackson Family Honors1994TV Special documentary writer: "If You'd Only Believe"
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka1988performer: "Clean Up Your Act"
Maximum Potential1987Video performer: "Do You Remember Me" / writer: "Do You Remember Me"
Beverly Hills Cop II1987performer: "All Revved Up"
About Last Night...1986performer: "WORDS INTO ACTION"
Perfect1985performer: " Closest Thing To Perfect", "Shock Me" / writer: " Closest Thing To Perfect"
Protocol1984performer: "Dynamite"
Voyage of the Rock Aliens1984performer: "When The Rain Begins To Fall"
Loving Couples1980performer: "BASS ODYSSEY"
Top of the Pops1980TV Series performer - 2 episodes
The Midnight Special1979TV Series writer - 1 episode
Mahogany1975writer: "Eruku", "She's The Ideal Girl"

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
You Are Not Alone, the Musical2013Singer (as Jermaine Jacksun)
Touche pas à mon poste!2012TV Series
As the World Turns1984TV SeriesConcert Performer
Voyage of the Rock Aliens1984Rain
The ABC Comedy Hour1972TV Series

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Move Like Michael Jackson2009TV Series program consultant - 4 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty2009TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
The Jacksons: An American Dream1992TV Series producer - 2 episodes

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
When the Rain Begins to Fall1986Video short as Jermaine Jacksun
When the Rain Begins to Fall1983TV Movie documentary

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall2016DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Living with the Jacksons2015TV Series documentaryHimself (as Jermaine Jacksun)
Recording Sessions of Jermaine Jackson & David Serero on I Wish You Love Album2015Documentary short
Q N' A with Mikki and Shay2015TV SeriesHimself
GGN: Snoop Dogg's Double G News Network2014TV SeriesHimself
Oprah: Where Are They Now?2014TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Wife Swap2014TV SeriesHimself
Unsung Hollywood2014TV Series documentaryHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Muscial Guest
The Talk2011-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
FansTang Live from the Red Carpet2014TV SeriesHimself
Andre Rieu: Welcome to My World2013TV SeriesHimself
The Insider2013TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2009-2013TV SeriesHimself
Loose Women2007-2013TV SeriesHimself
C à vous2013TV SeriesHerself
Autumn Leaves - Les Feuilles Mortes2012ShortHimself (as Jermaine Jacksun)
13 heures le journal2012TV SeriesHimself
The View2003-2012TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Piers Morgan Tonight2011-2012TV SeriesHimself
Vivement dimanche2012TV SeriesHimself
This Morning2007-2011TV SeriesHimself
ABC News Nightline2011TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Close Calls2011TV SeriesHimself
Champs-Elysées2011TV SeriesHimself
AI Miss Michael Jackson: King of Pop - Volume III2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Le grand journal de Canal+2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Ask Rhod Gilbert2010TV SeriesHimself
The Mobo Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
The Xtra Factor2010TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Ghost Stories2010TV Series documentaryHimself
BET Awards 20102010TV SpecialHimself
Larry King Live2003-2010TV SeriesHimself
Justin Lee Collins: Good Times2010TV SeriesHimself
AI Miss Michael Jackson: King of Pop - Volume II2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
AI Miss Michael Jackson: King of Pop - Volume I2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Move Like Michael Jackson: Benelux2010TV SeriesHimself - Jury (uncredited)
The 7PM Project2010TV SeriesHimself
The Morning Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Michael Jackson: The Inside Story - What Killed the King of Pop?2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Your Top 20 Celebrity Big Brother Moments2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Live from Studio Five2009TV SeriesHimself
Move Like Michael Jackson2009TV SeriesHimself - Judge / Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael2009TV SeriesHimself
2009 American Music Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
The CBS Morning News2009TV SeriesHimself
Dancing with the Stars2009TV SeriesHimself
The MOBO Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20092009TV SpecialHimself
The Late Late Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Die Johannes B. Kerner Show2009TV SeriesHimself
The Early Show2004-2009TV SeriesHimself
Michael Jackson: Life of a Superstar2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Save the World Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Michael Jackson: The Trial and Triumph of the King of Pop2009Video documentary
Michael Jackson Forever2009TV MovieHimself
Michael Jackson Memorial2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Dateline NBC2009TV Series documentaryHimself
Today2009TV SeriesHimself
Michael Jackson: Stars Remember the Time2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Old Skool with Terry and Gita2008TV SeriesHimself
Unsung2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Australian Idol2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge
Countdown to 111 Hits2008TV MovieHimself
Gone Country2008TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Ding Dong2008TV SeriesHimself
The Podge and Rodge Show2007TV SeriesHimself
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2007TV SeriesHimself
Deadline2007TV SeriesHimself
Happy Hour2007TV SeriesHimself
The Friday Night Project2007TV SeriesHimself
GMTV2007TV SeriesHimself
Richard & Judy2007TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Big Brother2007TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Big Brother's Big Mouth2007TV SeriesHimself
VH1 News Presents: Michael Jackson's Secret Childhood2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Motown 452004TV SpecialHimself
Inside Edition2004TV Series documentaryHimself
The Jacksons: America's First Family of Music2003TV Special documentaryHimself
The Michael Jackson Story2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Liquid News2003TV SeriesHimself
The Michael Jackson Interview: The Footage You Were Never Meant to See2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration2001TV Special documentaryHimself
Longshot2001Himself
MTV Icon: Janet Jackson2001TV Special documentaryHimself
100 Greatest Dance Songs of Rock & Roll2000TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Famous Families1998TV Series documentaryHimself
Top Ten1998TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee
The Jackson Family Honors1994TV Special documentaryHimself
The 45th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1993TV SpecialHimself - Co-Nominee: Outstanding Miniseries
Ebony/Jet Showcase1985-1992TV SeriesHimself
That's What Friends Are for: Arista's 15th Anniversary Concert1990TV Movie documentaryHimself
Dionne and Friends1990TV SeriesHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show1989-1990TV SeriesHimself
7th Annual American Cinema Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
22nd NAACP Image Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
Soul Train1972-1989TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Guest
The Byron Allen Show1989TV SeriesHimself
Donahue1989TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America1989TV SeriesHimself
Barry Gibb Love and Hope Festival IV1988TV MovieHimself
Àngel Casas Show1985-1986TV SeriesHimself
Solid Gold1981-1985TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops1980-1985TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The 27th Annual Grammy Awards1985TV SpecialHimself
The Annual American Image Awards1984TV SpecialHimself
The 26th Annual Grammy Awards1984TV SpecialHimself
When the Rain Begins to Fall1983TV Movie documentaryJermaine
Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever1983TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 10th Annual American Music Awards1983TV SpecialHimself
New American Bandstand 19651970-1982TV SeriesHimself
The Facts of Life1982TV SeriesHimself
The John Davidson Show1980TV SeriesHimself
The Midnight Special1976-1980TV SeriesHimself
The Sonny and Cher Show1976TV SeriesHimself
The Second Annual Rock Music Awards1976TV SpecialHimself
The Carol Burnett Show1974-1976TV SeriesHimself
Dinah!1975TV SeriesHimself
The Sonny Comedy Revue1974TV SeriesHimself
The Bob Hope Show1973TV SeriesHimself
Save the Children1973DocumentaryHimself
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour1972TV SeriesHimself
Goin' Back to Indiana1971TV SpecialHimself
The Jim Nabors Hour1970TV SeriesHimself
The Ed Sullivan Show1969-1970TV SeriesHimself - Singer / Singer

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Autopsy: The Last Hours Of2014TV SeriesHimself - Michael's Brother
Bad 252012DocumentaryHimself
Michael Jackson and Bubbles: The Untold Story2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Michael Jackson2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards2009TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
Entertainment Tonight2009TV SeriesHimself
Michael Jackson's Last Days: What Really Happened2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Top of the Pops 22009TV SeriesHimself - Rockin' Robin Performance
Michael Jackson: King of Pop2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2008TV SeriesHimself
Video on Trial2006TV SeriesHimself
Twist & Shout2006TV SeriesHimself - Performer
TV in Black: The First Fifty Years2004Video documentaryHimself
Ed Sullivan's Rock 'n' Roll Classics, Vol. 4: Elvis & Other Rock Greats2003VideoHimself (as The Jackson 5)
E! True Hollywood Story2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Michael Jackson's Private Home Movies2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
VH1: All Access2003TV SeriesHimself
The Best of the Don Lane Show1994TV MovieHimself
Michael Jackson: The Legend Continues1988Video documentaryHimself
The Best of Bandstand: The Superstars1987Video shortHimself (uncredited)
Top of the Pops1980TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops: The Story of 19802015TV Movie documentaryHimself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1993Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding MiniseriesThe Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)· Stan Margulies (executive producer)
· Suzanne De Passe (executive producer)
· Joyce Eliason (supervising producer)
· Margaret Maldonado Jackson (producer)


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#Quote
1[When asked about if he could see himself as a grey-haired grandfather surrounded by a big family] "No... not me. I'll still be a bachelor."


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