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July 9, 2010

1971 – The Jackson 5ive taped the studio portion of their 1st TV special in Hollywood – “Goin’ Back To Indiana“. The hour long show featured comedians Bill Cosby & Tommy Smothers, singers Bobby Darin & Diana Ross, football players Roosevelt “Rosey” Grier & Ben Davidson, and basketball stars Bill Russell, Elgin Baylor & Elvin […]

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July 6, 2010

1984 – The Jacksons’ new album, Victory, was released. 1984 – The Jacksons’ “Victory” tour’s opening concert was performed at Kansas City’s Arrowhead Stadium. The Victory Tour was the biggest & final concert tour of the U.S. & Canada by The Jacksons, reunited with Jermaine; the tour included 55 concerts to an audience of approx. […]

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July 5, 2010

1973 – The Jackson 5 perform at Wellington, New Zealand, Athletic Park. 1975 – The Jacksons Forever came Today is on top of Billboard Hot Dance Club Play number-one single 1984 – On occasion of a Jacksons’ press conference from “Tavern on the Green“, Michael Jackson announces that his Victory – tour share of proceeds […]

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July 3, 2010

1980 – The Jacksons album Triumph was released. Despite the group’s immediate absence from the concert stage, Triumph became the group’s first album to reach number one on the R & B charts since 1971’s Maybe Tomorrow. Despite sporting popular hits like Lovely One and Can You Feel It, the album’s “Triumph” was no doubt […]

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July 2, 2010

1984 – Epic Records set a record as two million copies of the Jacksons’ “Victory” were shipped to stores. It was the first time that such a large initial shipment had been made. 1988 – Michael’s single “Dirty Diana” from the “Bad” album become the 5th consecutive single to peak at #1 on the Hot […]

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June 29, 2010

1984 – Motown reported that it had shipped 2 million copies of the Jacksons‘ “Victory” album. Victory is the Grammy-nominated fourteenth album by The Jacksons, released on Epic Records. It was the first and only album to include all six Jackson brothers together as an official group. Victory was supported by the Victory Tour. The […]

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June 16, 2010

1976 – The TV Show “The Jacksons” began airing on CBS. “The Jacksons” is an American variety show based on their Las Vegas set featuring the Jackson siblings (except for Jermaine, who was signed to Motown while the Jackson group was signed to the CBS record label). It was the first variety show where the […]

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June 13, 2010

1973 – Michael Jackson is on recording Session for “You’ve Really Got A Hold On Me”. 1984 – The first single from The Jackson’s Victory album, State Of Shock, is premiered on radio stations. The duet between the Jacksons frontman Michael Jackson & Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger is an instant success even though no […]