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Joe Jackson, Jackson family patriarch, dead at 89

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesJoe Jackson, patriarch of the Jackson family, including Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson, has died, ABC News has confirmed. He was 89.  He had been been hospitalized with cancer earlier this month.  Over the

Janet Jackson to be named BMI Icon on August 30

Credit: Solaiman FazelJanet Jackson is adding to her ever-expanding trophy collection with yet another prestigious honor: the BMI Icon Award, handed out annually by performing-rights organization BMI. Ms. Jackson will receive the award August 30 at the 2018 BMI