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Jackson Five

The On-Stage Habit The Jacksons Couldn't Break After Michael's Death

OWN | Posted 08.19.2014 | OWN

From the time Jermaine Jackson was 13 years old, he sang and performed alongside his brothers as The Jackson 5. Even then, the talented boys knew that...

Producer Doreen Spicer on Playground Politix

Jeff Rivera | Posted 08.08.2014 | Entertainment
Jeff Rivera

If you have a family, most likely you've seen some of the programs she's been involved with. And though she's been a writer behind-the-scenes for deca...

International Youth Day Calls On Young People To Make A Difference

Donna M. Butts | Posted 10.12.2013 | Impact
Donna M. Butts

Clearly, our nation can benefit by engaging people of all ages in service to America. We need to make it as easy as ABC to make all generations feel valued and to strengthen our communities.

Michael Jackson Should Be on Trial for his Death

Hermene Hartman | Posted 12.04.2011 | Media
Hermene Hartman

Michael Jackson undoubtedly was one of the most talented individuals to ever grace the stage. He was also weird, strange and a curiosity. He neve...

LISTEN: Lost Jackson 5 Song - Their First Studio Recording EVER

Chicago Reader | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In 1967, Larry Blasingaine played on the first studio recording by the Jackson Five. The tape was lost for 42 years. The song still hasn't been releas...

The Deep Wounds of Black-Facism

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

Spurred by a recent debacle on Australian television program "Hey Hey It's Saturday," black-face people worldwide are stepping forward and demanding they be treated with the respect and equality they deserve.

Harry Connick On Hey Hey: Blackface Peformance Offends Connick

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

An Australian act's blackface impression of The Jackson Five did not impress celebrity judge Harry Connick Jr. The American musician and actor was d...

Michael Jackson's First Professional Recording Unearthed

Chicago Reader | Jake Austen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

When the world paused this summer to look back on Michael Jackson's extraordinary career, one chapter was missing from all the retrospectives, which s...

Michael Jackson: The Love We Save

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Death. It's a whole new media strategy for success. The only problem is, you're not around to enjoy the spoils.

Michael Jackson -- Moonwalking through Milestones

Suzette Standring | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Suzette Standring

In 1969 the King of Pop was a pipsqueak when I heard the lead singer of The Jackson Five belt out "I Want You Back." Even now the songs "ABC" and "I'll Be There" take me back to my teenage days in San Francisco.

Michael Jackson's Story: Can't Beat It

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

As legendary and iconic as he was and will forever be, he always got himself in some kind of trouble. Sadly, the biggest legacy he will have is the true potential he wasted when he was alive.

The Most Incredible Moment from Michael Jackson's Memorial

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andy Ostroy

Today, after all the hoopla...after all the singing, the speeches, the Al Sharpton theatrics...when the curtain on this circus was about to come down, all I wanted to do was simply hug that poor little girl and tell her everything was going to be okay.

"It Hurts To Be Me": Confessions Of Michael Jackson

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

Michael was probably the most iconic personality in the modern world who personified the Peter Pan archetype, or as Jung called it, The Puer Aeternaus/Eternal Boy.

A Eulogy for Michael Jackson's Childhood

Michelle Haimoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michelle Haimoff

Jackson would have been better off if "I Want You Back" wasn't in our iTunes libraries. He would have been better off if Off The Wall had never come out. If no one had ever heard of Bad or Thriller.

The Death of Michael Jackson: Time for Compassion Not Vilification

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andy Ostroy

Today is a day to celebrate Michael Jackson's incredible talents and the many gifts he left as part of his iconic legacy. But it's also time to recognize that a mother lost a son.

Michael Jackson Sued For $40 Million

AP | DAVID PORTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEWARK, N.J. — A New Jersey concert promoter has sued entertainer Michael Jackson for $40 million for allegedly breaching a contract to play a r...