The Jackson family is arguably one of the most famous families in entertainment. Originating from Gary, Indiana, this iconic group influenced musical genres from R&B and soul, to pop. The nine Jackson children Rebbie, Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, La Toya, Marlon, Michael, Randy, and Janet have all made their mark on the music industry. From the early success of "The Jackson 5" to Michael's reign as the "King of Pop," the siblings became important figures in popular culture, however not without controversy. Here we look at the members of this unforgettable family and their rise to fame.
In a new study, doctors finally explain how Michael Jackson achieved his ‘impossible’ dance move in ‘Smooth Criminal.’ The potentially injurious illusion was possible thanks to his patented shoes, designed after U.S. astronauts' boots, and athletic core strength.