In 1964, Jackie's father, Joseph, formed the Jackson Brothers singing group, which included Jackie and his brothers Tito and Jermaine.The group included younger brothers Marlon and Michael playing assorted percussive instruments.Jackie did little to keep it a secret during its long run.The affair came to a climax one evening in 1984, when Jackie had taken Paula to the movies at the Sepulveda Drive-In Theater.Nicknamed Jackie by his grandfather, taken from Jackson Boy, he came from an African-American working-class family.He and his brothers and sisters grew up in a three-room house in Gary, Indiana, an industrial city outside of Chicago.
Jackson is best known for being a member of The Jackson 5.
In fact, he successfully managed 3T, his three son's R&B pop music group for years.
As of 2015, his age is 61 and he is in good health.
Interested in guitar since his childhood, Tito has also enjoyed a successful solo career as a blues musician in the band comprising producer and guitarist Angelo Earl.
Interestingly, singing competition judge and television personality Tito has encouraged his children's musical career like his father encouraged his.