New York: Joe Jackson, the father of renowned pop singer Michael Jackson, died at the age of 89.
Joe Jackson died after nine years of the death of his son Michael Jackson. However, Michael Jackson is widely acknowledged for his contribution for Pop music industry.
Joe Jackson remained physically active till his 80s. However, he suffered from a series of strokes in few years including in 2015. He suffered that stroke during his travel to Brazil to celebrate his birthday gala.
Joe was known as the consequential and famous father figures in the history of music industry. He is a steel plant worker who appreciated the musical talent in his children and transformed them into Jackson 5. However, Jackson 5 is one of the first American African acts who get massive popularity among white audiences.