Latest Jackson Family Stories

2011-07-14 18:05:00

LOS ANGELES, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In its first two weeks of bookstore sales, La Toya Jackson's explosively candid memoir, "Starting Over," has hit the New York Times Best Sellers List for the week ending July 2, 2011. The enthralling memoir, published by Simon & Schuster's Gallery Books and Ja-Tail Publishing Company, features La Toya as you've never seen her before, giving a first-hand account of her tumultuous life as she survived life threatening abuse and heartache, only...

2011-04-11 04:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As a result of massive sellouts for performances in Asia and North America, the JANET JACKSON 'Number Ones: Up Close & Personal Tour' is being expanded. JANET's largest ever world tour will now be vastly extended to even more global cities in addition to the currently scheduled performances in London, Paris and Monte Carlo. The North American leg of the tour, which is currently underway, will be continued in the fall after a scheduled...

2011-03-12 00:00:29

Top Notch Seats has seats within the first ten rows to Janet Jackson's World Tour, including the shows at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on April 19th and 20th. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 11, 2011 Janet Jackson is celebrating 35 number-one hits with her largest ever world tour, the Up Close and Personal Tour. This is a unique event as Janet Jackson will let her fans pick the songs that she will sing in each of the concert cities. Top Notch Seats (TNS) has...

2011-01-20 04:00:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Iconic Janet Jackson's "Number Ones: Up Close and Personal Tour" has sold out across North America in record time. The 35 city tour has been making headlines due to this being Janet's largest world tour ever. Janet is the fastest selling single artist performance ticket this year. The show has sold out multiple nights in New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Chicago, Washington D.C. and Atlantic City as well as single nights in Atlanta...

2010-11-03 15:45:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jackie Jackson, former member of the legendary Jackson 5 and oldest brother to music icon Michael Jackson, released his new single, "We Know What's Going On," through his label, Siggy Music. Starting today, U.S. fans can purchase the single through iTunes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101103/LA94636) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101103/LA94636) The single is Jackson's first solo release since the 1989 release of...

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