Valery Hache/Getty Images archives Joe Jackson performs at the Nice Jazz Festival in Nice, France, in 2009. Valery Hache/Getty Images archives Joe Jackson performs at the Nice Jazz Festival in Nice, France, in 2009. Sound The gallery will resume inseconds Fabrice Coffrini/Getty Images archives Singer-songwriter Joe Jackson performs on the Auditorium Stravinski stage at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland in 2005. Fabrice Coffrini/Getty Images archives Singer-songwriter Joe Jackson performs on the Auditorium Stravinski stage at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland in 2005. Fabrice Coffrini/Getty Images archives Singer-songwriter Joe Jackson performs on the Auditorium Stravinski stage at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland in 2005. Paul Kane/Getty Images archives Musician Joe Jackson performs at the Riverside Theatre in Perth, Australia, in 2008. Paul Kane/Getty Images archives Musician Joe Jackson performs at the Riverside Theatre in … [Read more...] about Review: Joe Jackson takes Bay Area fans on joyride through the decades
Ahead of HBO's upcoming documentary "Leaving Neverland," which premieres this weekend and includes allegations of sexual abuse by music legend Michael Jackson against two young boys, Jackson family members are speaking out in the late pop star's defense. Michael Jackson's brothers Jackie, Tito, Marlon, and nephew Taj sat down with "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King to dispute the allegations raised in the film."I know my brother," Jackie Jackson said in the interview, which airs Wednesday on "CBS This Morning." "He's my little brother. I know my brother. He's not like that."In "Leaving Neverland," two men, James Safechuck and Wade Robson, claim Michael Jackson sexually abused them when they were children.On Tuesday, "Leaving Neverland" director Dan Reed told "CBS This Morning," "This isn't a film about Michael Jackson.""It's a film about Wade Robson and James Safechuck, two little boys to whom this dreadful thing happened long ago. It's the story of their coming to terms with that … [Read more...] about Who’s who in the Michael Jackson family drama
THE King of Pop died at the age of 50 in 2009 of cardiac arrest following a drugs overdose. Despite an autopsy and his doctor being jailed for four years for administering one of the prescription drugs without proper safeguards, some conspiracy theorists refuse to believe he is dead. Is Michael Jackson still alive? Conspiracy theories have emerged over the past couple of years, with the most recent being a video claiming the King of Pop's name had been misspelled on his death certificate. In the clip, Michael's passport clearly supplied his middle name as “Joe” after his dad. But on his death certificate, the full spelling of “Joseph” is used. Twitter users desperately hounded MJ’s sister Lay Toya to question her over his real name. Singer La Toya confirmed her brother’s name was Michael Joe Jackson but the post has apparently been removed. Before that a ‘clue’ that he was apparently still alive was found in a Janet Jackson song … [Read more...] about Is Michael Jackson still alive and where has he been ‘spotted’?
MICHAEL Jackson was chemically castrated by his dad to keep his high-pitched singing voice, the late star's former doctor has claimed. Conrad Murray - who was jailed in 2011 over the King of Pop's death - branded Jackson family patriarch Joe "one of the worst fathers in history". In bombshell footage uncovered by The Blast, he said: "The cruelty expressed by Michael that he experienced at the hand of his father. "The fact that he was chemically castrated to maintain his high-pitched voice is beyond words. “I hope Joe Jackson finds redemption in hell. "Joe Jackson was one of the worst fathers to his children in history." Joe Jackson was one of the worst fathers to his children in historyConrad Murray The allegation was previously made by Conrad back in 2016 when he claimed Joe had given Michael hormone injections to stop his voice from getting deeper. He said: "What Michael said left me the impression that he had been given injections, probably hormones, to delay puberty. "He only … [Read more...] about Michael Jackson was chemically CASTRATED by dad Joe to maintain high-pitched voice that raked in millions, claims jailed doc Conrad Murray
Matt Schudel, The Washington Post Published 4:27 pm PST, Saturday, January 19, 2019 Joe Jackson had been flying military airplanes for a quarter-century and was in his third war when he was touched by glory. He had enlisted in the old Army Air Corps before World War II, had flown jet fighters during the Korean War and was among the first pilots of U-2 spy planes in the 1950s. In 1968, he was a 45-year-old Air Force lieutenant colonel flying transport planes in Vietnam. After landing his C-123 at an overrun military camp, braving mortar shells and weathering crossfire to rescue three stranded servicemen, Col. Jackson became one of only 14 members of the Air Force to receive the Medal of Honor for their actions in the Vietnam War. He was 95 when he died Jan. 12 at a Veterans Affairs facility in Seattle. His death was confirmed by his daughter, Bonnie Jackson, who said there was no specific cause. Jackson enlisted in the Air Corps (later called the Army Air Forces before … [Read more...] about Joe Jackson, who received Medal of Honor for rescuing three men in Vietnam, dies at 95