Both the Jackson Family and Jermaine released official statements after the passing of Whitney Houston.
The Jackson Family released the following statement:
"We honor and celebrate the life of one of the world’s most gifted vocalists and talented entertainers, Whitney Houston. Although we are all saddened by her sudden passing and will miss her, we respectfully ask everyone to consider her family at this time of difficulty by granting them the patience and comfort they need to mourn their loss in peace. The Jackson Family”
Jermaine released the following statement:
"The right words fail me to sum up the sense of loss following the passing of Whitney ... a wonderful woman, a true heart, and an immense artist. Now is not the time for anyone to indulge in negative speculation. It is a time to honor her talent and a voice which the world enjoyed. She is gone too soon, but that incredible voice will live on as an eternal reminder of her timeless talent. Rest in peace my friend. Jermaine Jackson.
Jermaine spoke to several press sources about the death of Whitney Houston whom he recorded several hot songs with in the eighties. The Jackson Family was a fan of Whitney Houston and she will be missed. Listen to Jermaine below. Thanks to TeamJermaineJackson.
Taryll's first EP titled My Life Without You will be out in April and another one will follow late August. He picked the dates to honor the memory of both his Mother and his Uncle Michael. Taryll also relaunched his webiste tarylljackson.com and uploaded a new song titled "4ever". Taryll and his brothers Taj and TJ are recording in the studio as 3T. So the guys are busy which means lots of music is coming! Stay tuned!
Jermaine is in Istanbul and presented a creation by his friend and designer Atil Kutoglu during Istanbul Fashion Week February 8, 2012.
The Toronto Sun published an interview (on January 28th) they had with Jermaine while he stayed in New York. Jermaine talks about Michael and how he hated the titled he was named, that his brother donated hundreds of millions of dollars to charity and he reminisces about their chilhood in Gary, Indiana.
Check out TaryllJackson.com to listen to a new song by Taryll titled "4ever"!
Universal Music France released the video of Jermaine's cover version and single "Blame it on the Boogie"!! The single was digitally released in September of 2011 and the hard copy was released late December to coincide with the release of teh French version of his book You Are Not Alone: Through a Brothers Eyes (You're not alone. Le vrai Michael dans les yeux de son frère). The video was taped early September at Venice, California. Watch the video below!
Jermaine and his wife Halima arrive din Istanbul on February 6th. Jermaine is staying at the Swiss Hotel and is in the country to attend the Istanbul Fashion Week and support his friend and designer Atil Kutoglu. They met a couple of years ago during New York Fashion week.