Joe Jackson Has Passed Away At The Age of 89
The patriarch of the Jackson family has passed away.
Sources close to the family say Joe Jackson passed away early Wednesday morning in Los Angeles.
Jackson had been hospitalized in June with terminal cancer. The Jackson family has been by his side during this time, including his wife, Katherine.
Joe Jackson was known for successfully managing the careers of his children when they became the Jackson 5. He helped establish what Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson would become.