Tweet: "Thanking U 4 (you for) the beautiful Birthday wishes to my father! I have given him Ur (your) messages! He's happy U (sic) remembered him sending U love & thanks!" La Toya Jackson thanks fans who sent birthday wishes to her father Joe Jackson, who turned 83 on Friday (26Jul13).
Tweet: "Happy Father's Day To You Joseph! We All Love You Dearly! Thank You For Giving Us Life & Guiding Us Properly!!! You Were Our Foundation!" Singer La Toya Jackson is grateful for her beloved dad Joe Jackson.
Fact: Joe Jackson used a TV news appearance in Cleveland, Ohio to promote a rapper he's managing - on the first anniversary of his son Michael's death. The family patriarch spoke about his son's legacy and then introduced a new artist, who performed over a sample from the King of Pop's hit Smooth Criminal.
Quote: "They are making money off my son all over the world. Even those who didn't like him have jumped on the bandwagon. They like him now. They like the money they are bringing in." Jackson family patriarch Joe Jackson is disappointed to see his son MICHAEL's legacy exploited following his death last year (Jun09).
Quote: "I certainly have no great respect for politicians as a whole. I think politics is a cesspool." British musician Joe Jackson distrusts politicians.
Fact: Former 3rd Bass rapper PETER NASH is living out his baseball dreams after buying his hero 'SHOELESS' Joe Jackson's childhood home in South Carolina. The hip-hop pioneer has also become one of baseball's most respected historians, penning bestselling books about the sport's heritage.
Fact: <p>Ben Folds, DESTINY'S CHILD star Michelle Williams, Joe Jackson, Neil Sedaka, Suzanne Vega and LORI ANDERSON are to perform at a 1 February (06) tribute concert to singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell at New York's Carnegie Hall. Proceeds from the concert will benefit US charity Music for Youth. </p>