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Jermaine La Juane Jackson Profile


Full name: Jermaine La Juane Jackson
Date of birth: 11 December 1954
Children: Jermaine Jr, Autumn, Jeremy, Jaimy, Jourdynn, Donté (adopted), Jaafar and Jermajesty

Possessing one of the most elegant voices in the popular music industry and being a dynamic talented bass guitarist, Jermaine Jackson made his imprint in the musical landscape and raised the bar for future generations.

Prepare to be amazed as you dive into Jermaine Jackson's extraordinary career. He has released a staggering 14 solo albums, over fifty singles, and ten compilation albums. Not to mention his contributions to more than 20 albums with The Jackson 5, two albums with The Jacksons, and collaborations with various other artists.

Jermaine debuted in 1967 as a member of the sensational music group The Jackson 5 as a (co-lead) singer and bass player of the band. Considered “one of the biggest phenomenons in pop music during the early 1970s, The Jackson 5’s combination of extraordinary musical talent and choreography has earned the family the status of pop royalty in the music world.

While his brothers Jackie, Tito, Marlon, Michael and Randy went on to form The Jacksons after signing with CBS Records, Jermaine remained loyal to Motown and continued to pursue a successful solo career.

In recognition of their immense impact on music, The Jackson 5 were rightfully inducted into the prestigious Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1997 and the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 1999.

Adored by millions of fans the world over, the Jackson brothers forever changed the landscape of popular music. The Jacksons’ unique brand of soulful pop-funk, their lengthy catalogue of hits, and their impeccable live performances have made them one of the most beloved musical acts of all time. Idols unlike any other in music history, the Jacksons redefined, reinvented, and reinvigorated popular music as we know it.

Giving back has been a hallmark of the Jackson family value since they started in the music industry 50 years ago. Jermaine has been actively involved in numerous humanitarian efforts, supporting charity organizations, and raising awareness through his advocacy to make the world a better place.

In 1989, Jermaine embarked on a transformative journey after a trip to Bahrain, embracing Islam and adopting the name Mohammad Abdul Aziz Sharif. Jermaine used his voice to bridge the gap between the East and the West, spreading awareness of Arab and Islamic culture through interviews and discussions.

Jermaine Jackson continues to share the thruthful story of his family and his beloved brother Michael through various platforms and projects. His memoir "You Are Not Alone, Michael: Through A Brother’s Eyes," published in 2011 and revised in 2013, provides an intimate and loving portrait of his brother Michael, illuminating the private man behind the music like never before. It's no wonder this heartfelt memoir has become an Amazon and New York Times bestseller.

As a keeper of the flame, Jermaine has ventured into various industries beyond music. From entertainment and hospitality to jewelry, watches, and even food and beverages, he is always busy turning his creative concepts into reality.

Jermaine Jackson also holds two Guinness World Records. One record is for playing theMost Valuable Guitarat BBC Proms in the Park (2015) and the other record is for playingMost Jewels on a Guitarat Baselworld (2016).

Now, get ready for the next generation of Jacksons, carrying forward the family legacy with creativity and innovation. One shining star on the rise is Jermaine's son Jaafar Jackson, who is set to portray his uncle Michael Jackson in the upcoming Antoine Fuqua-directed film biopic MICHAEL for Lionsgate, produced by Academy Award-winning Graham King with a screenplay by three-time Oscar nominee John Logan. Brace yourself for Jaafar's incredible musical journey and witness the evolution of a true artist destined for greatness.


Jermaine Jackson 2012 album I Wish You Love



I've Got the World On a String
I've Got You Under My Skin
I Wish You Love
Autumn Leaves / Les Feuilles Mortes with David Serero
Can't Take My Eyes Off You
But Not for Me
My Funny Valentine
Almost Like Being in Love
All the Things You Are

Jermaine Jackson 1991 album You Said


LaFace Records, 1991

You Said, You Said
Rebel (With A Cause)
I Dream, I Dream (Interlude)
I Dream, I Dream
We're Making Whoopee
Treat You Right (Featuring Babyface)
Word To The Badd!! (Prelude)
Word To The Badd!! (Original Version) European release
A Lover's Holiday
True Lovers
Don't You Deserve Someone
Word To The Badd!! (Album Version) European release
You Said, You Said (Extended Remix)

Jermaine Jackson 1989 album Don't Take It Personal


Arista Records, 1989

Climb Out
Don't Take It Personal
Make It Easy On Love (Duet With Miki Howard)
So Right
I'd Like To Get To Know You
Two Ships (In The Night)
Rise To The Occasion (Duet With La La)
Feel The Need
Next To You
Don't Make Me Wait

Jermaine Jackson 1986 album Precious Moments


ARista Records, 1986

Do You Remember Me?
Lonely Won't Leave Me Alone
Give A Little Love
Precious Moments
I Think It's Love
Our Love Story
I Hear Heartbeat
If You Say My Eyes Are Beautiful (Duet With Whitney Houston)
Voices In The Dark
Words Into Action

Jermaine Jackson 1984 album Dynamite (Jermaine Jackson)


Arista Records, 1984

Sweetest Sweetest
Tell Me I'm Not Dreamin' (Too Good To Be True) (Duet With Michael Jackson)
Escape From The Planet of the Ant Men
When The Rain begins To Fall (Duet with Pia Zadora) European album release
Come To Me (One Way Or Another)
Do What You Do
Take Good Care Of My Heart (Duet with Whitney Houston)
Some Things Are Private
Oh Mother Mother

Jermaine Jackson 1982 album Let Me Tickle Your Fancy


Motown Records, 1982

Let Me Tickle Your Fancy
Very Special Part
Uh Uh, I Didn't Do It
You Belong To Me (Duet With Syreeta)
You Moved A Mountain
Messing Around
This Time
There's A Better Way
I Like Your Style

Jermaine Jackson 1982 album I Like Your Style


Motown Records, 1982

Gotta Have Ya
I'm Just Too Shy
You're Givin' Me The Runaround
Paradise In Your Eyes
Is It Always Gonna Be Like This
Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours
Maybe Next Time
I Can't Take No More
It's Still Undone
I'm My Brother's Keeper

Jermaine Jackson 1980 album Jermaine


Motown Records, 1980

The Pieces Fit
You Like Me Don't You
Little Girl Don't You Worry
All Because Of You
You've Changed (Interlude)
First You Laugh, Then You Cry
I Miss You So
Can I Change My Mind
Beautiful Morning

Jermaine Jackson 1980 album Let's Get Serious


Motown Records, 1980

Let's Get Serious
Where Are You Now
You Got To Hurry Girl
We Can Put It Back Together
Burning' Hot
You're Supposed To Keep Your Love For Me
Feelin' Free

Jermaine Jackson 1978 album Frontiers


Motown Records, 1978

Let It Ride
The Force
Take A Trip To My Tomorrow
Je Vous Aime Beaucoup (I Love You)
You Gave Me Something To Believe In
I Love Every Little Thing About You
Isn't She Lovely
Castles Of Sand

Jermaine Jackson 1977 album Feel The Fire


Motown Records, 1977

Feel The Fire (Burning From Me To You)
You Need To Be Loved
Strong Love
Git Up And Dance
I Love You More
Happiness Is
Some Kind Of Woman
Got To Get To You Girl
Take Time

Jermaine Jackson 1976 album My Name Is Jermaine


Motown Records, 1976

Let's Be Young Tonight
Look Past My Life
Bass Odyssey
Who's That Lady
Lovely, You're The One
Stay With Me
I Just Want To Take This Time
My Touch Of Madness

Jermaine Jackson 1973 album Come Into My Life


Motown Records, 1973

Sitting On The Edge Of My Mind
You're In Good Hands
I Need You More Now Than Ever
If You Don't Love Me
A Million To One
The Bigger You Love (The Harder You Fall)
Does Your Mama Know About Me
Come Into My Life
So In Love

Jermaine Jackson 1972 album Jermaine


Motown Records, 1972

That's How Love Goes
I'm In A Different World
Homeward Bound
Take Me In Your Arms
I Only Have Eyes For You
I Let Love Pass Me By
Live It Up
If You Were My Woman
Ain't That Peculiar
Daddy's Home


(singles not related to a studio album, or part of contributions for and released by other artists)


Jermaine Jackson Memoirs Book You Are Not Alone, Michael: Through A Brother's Eyes



Jermaine Jackson's memoirs are an intimate, loving portrait of his brother Michael, illuminating the private man like never before. In 2013, the book was fully revised and updated to include the trial of Dr. Conrad Murray. The book is an Amazon and New York Times best seller and a must-read for everyone. 

Available in English as hard cover, soft cover and audiobook. Also available are editions in German, Italian, Czech, Polish and French. 

Jermaine Jackson Memoirs Audiobook You Are Not Alone, Michael: Through A Brother's Eyes narrated by Jermaine Jackson II Jr


Harper Collins, audiobook 

The abridged audiobook is narrated by Jermaine Jackson Jr.

Jermaine Jackson Memoirs Movie Mini Series The Jacksons: An American Dream


Mini Series, 1992

An award-winning and highly-rated miniseries about the history of The Jacksons, produced by Jermaine Jackson.

Jermaine Jackson Jr. portrayed his father as a teenager in the minseries.


Rebbie Jackson 2011