Rebbie Jackson Biography


Birthday: May 29, 1950 (Gemini)

Born In: Gary, Indiana, United States

Rebbie Jackson is an American singer and the eldest of the famous Jackson family of musicians, which Michael Jackson was a member of. Born and raised in Gary, Indiana, she followed the path of religion early in her life, following in the footsteps of her mother. Rebbie started her musical career in Las Vegas in 70s, when she started performing with her siblings on stage for the first time. As they attained success, the Jacksons signed a deal with ‘CBS Records.’ They also starred in the TV variety series ‘The Jacksons.’ After gaining fame, she desired a solo musical career, and released her debut album, ‘Centipede,’ in 1984. The album was a moderate success and so were the following two albums, namely, ‘Reaction’ and ‘R U Tuff Enuff.’ Following this, she took a 10-year-long break and then released another album, ‘Yours Faithfully,’ in 1998. This album was distributed by her brother Michael Jackson’s record label ‘MJJ Music.’ When Michael passed away in June 2009, the siblings paid him a tribute at the memorial service by singing Michael’s songs ‘Heal the World’ and ‘We Are the World.’