Randy Jackson
Randy Jackson
Steven Randall "Randy" Jackson is an American singer and musician, a member of The Jacksons. Nicknamed "Little Randy", he is the youngest of the Jackson brothers, and the second youngest of the nine Jackson whole siblings, before sister Janet. Randy was only three when the Jackson 5 was formed and therefore was not an original member. While his brothers toured, he honed his skills as a musician, mastering piano.
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Calatrava addition becomes Milwaukee's visual signature - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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"American Idol" personalities Steven Tyler (from left), Jennifer Lopez, Randy Jackson and Ryan Seacrest visited in 2010. By Tom Daykin of the Journal Sentinel Patrick Dempsey (center, from behind) walks into the Calatrava atrium in "Transformers: Dark
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Simon and Paula, together again - Montreal Gazette
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... the original UK X Factor did for such shows in Cowell's home and native land, will mark the first time the bitterly quarrelling pair sit together on a judging panel since the last time they shared the spotlight with Randy Jackson on American Idol. ... - -
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Pirates put undefeated record on the line against Red Oak - Star Community Newspapers
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"Obviously we are happy to be 1-0 but it is so early and there are so many good teams still ahead of us to play, starting this week with Red Oak," Poteet head coach Randy Jackson said. "It is going to be a big challenge and I think it will tell a lot
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American Idol's Randy Jackson Turns Tennis Umpire - antiMUSIC.com
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On Tuesday American Idol's Randy Jackson Turns Tennis Umpire was a top story. Here is the recap: (Gibson) Record producer and American Idol judge Randy Jackson, is all set to be an umpire at a celebrity tennis match. His calming influence might be
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Randy Jackson: Vibes On Set of 'American Idol' are 'Great' - Celebuzz
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The always fashionable Randy Jackson attended Nicole Richie's Fashions Night Out event in Los Angeles Thursday night, and couldn't be happier about how season 11 of American Idol is shaping up. Jennifer Lopez signed back on after a tumultuous summer
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Jennifer Lopez Reveals Idol Judges' 'First Fight' - People Magazine
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The singer admits that she and her cohorts on the panel – Randy Jackson and Steven Tyler – recently had their most combative disagreement since coming together as a threesome on last season's show. "Me and Randy and Steve got into our ... - -
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A Tribute To Jackson Riles Fans And Family
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It seems that nothing involving Michael Jackson or his fractious family is ever free of controversy, even two years after his death. The most recent flashpoint is a tribute concert to be staged in Wales in October. The plans have divided the Jackson family, pitting Janet Jackson and two brothers against their mother and four other siblings. The
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Michael Jackson's Brother Randy Visits Singer's Grave On Birthday - Gigwise
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Randy Jackson paid tribute to his brother Michael on what would have been the late singer's 53rd birthday yesterday (August 29). Randy, the King Of Pop's younger sibling, attended Forest Lawn cemetery in Hollywood, Los Angeles, where Michael was buried ... - -
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Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez and Randy Jackson Returning To American Idol - antiMUSIC.com
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On Thursday Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez and Randy Jackson Returning To American Idol was a top story. Here is the recap: (hennemusic) There will be a familiar look at the judges table for the next season of American Idol, as Steven Tyler, ... - -
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ARTS, BRIEFLY; Lineup Announced for Michael Jackson Tribute
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Christina Aguilera and Smokey Robinson will be among the musicians performing at a concert in Britain on Oct. 8 to pay respects to Michael Jackson, the organizers have announced. -Several of Mr. Jackson's brothers are also slated to perform at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, as well as some of his nephews who are in the British boyband
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Randy Jackson accuses ex-assistant of withholding keys - MSN India
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Los Angeles, Aug 11 (PTI) American Idol judge Randy Jackson has turned to the police after his former assistant allegedly refused to hand over the keys to his house. The 55-year-old brother of pop icon Michael Jackson filed a complaint with the
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Randy Jackson Claims Former Assistant Stole Keys to House, Report Says - Fox News
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The Jackson brothers (LR) Randy, Marlon, Tito, Jermaine and Jackie carry the casket of Michael Jackson. (Reuters) Michael Jackson's brother Randy claims a no-good thief has stolen the keys to his home, and he's pointing the finger at his very own
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Adding Glitter To Eyeglass Frames
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IN April, Paula Deen, the television cooking personality, introduced a line of prescription eyeglasses, retailing for about $30 each in Wal-Mart stores nationwide, a few aisles away from her popular casserole dishes. There are a dozen pairs in the collection, each the kind of acetate rectangle that's become ubiquitous. Never mind that Ms. Deen, who
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Farmers Tennis Classic 2011 - Thursday Results, Friday Schedule | - 10sBalls
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Randy Jackson Presents The Canyons: Before play begins Friday night, music will fill the LA Tennis Center as Randy Jackson Presents the Canyons at 7 pm The Canyons started in the imagination of Jackson as a collaboration of solo artists, namely Alisan
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Randy Jackson
    FORTIES
  • 2010
    Age 48
    Randy gave his first interview since the death of his brother on CNN during a live segment on June 10, 2010.
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  • 2009
    Age 47
    On July 7, 2009, Jackson attended Michael's memorial service along with his brothers and family.
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    On June 25, 2009, his older brother Michael Jackson died after suffering a cardiac arrest at his home.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1998
    Age 36
    On June 28, 1998, Jackson opened up his own record label Modern Records.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1990
    Age 28
    After recording the 2300 Jackson Street album, the group disbanded and focused on separate projects in 1990.
    More Details Hide Details After this split, Jackson formed his own band, Randy & the Gypsys. The group only released one album before breaking up.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1981
    Age 19
    Jackson was able to fully participate in the Jacksons' 1981 Triumph Tour and in the band's later projects.
    More Details Hide Details After the record-setting Victory Tour in 1984, Michael and Marlon left the band. Randy and his remaining three brothers later made one last album. He was part of the Jacksons 2001 reunion at Madison Square Garden, but chose not to appear on their 2009 A&E reality series The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty. However, he did contribute backing vocals with Jackie, Tito and Jermaine for Michael's This Is It.
  • 1980
    Age 18
    In June 1980, he appeared on the cover of the weekly African-American newsmagazine Jet.
    More Details Hide Details The cover headline read: "Randy Jackson Walks Again: Talks About His Future."
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1972
    Age 10
    Although he was on every Jackson 5 tour from 1972 forward mainly playing the congas among other instruments, Randy didn't officially join the family band until 1975 when they left Motown Records for Epic Records and older brother Jermaine chose to stay with Motown, prompting Randy to replace him.
    More Details Hide Details The Jackson 5 officially changed their name to The Jacksons when they signed with Epic due in part to the fact Motown owned the name The Jackson 5. At the age of 16, he co-wrote The Jacksons' most successful single on Epic, "Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)" with Michael. He is widely thought of as the most talented instrumentalist of the Jackson brothers, playing congas, percussion, drums, keyboards, piano, bass, guitar and assorted other instruments. In addition to singing and playing on the Jacksons' recordings, he worked with Michael on his Off the Wall album. On February 4, 1980, Randy was seriously injured in a car crash in Hollywood, California.
  • 1971
    Age 9
    Randy first officially appeared live with his brothers at the end of 1971.
    More Details Hide Details The event was a Christmas show the Jackson 5 held for blind children.
  • 1961
    Born
    Born on October 29, 1961.
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