The oldest child in the Jackson family who performed with her siblings and was on the TV series The Jacksons.
She made her first performance with her siblings in 1974.
She found her greatest solo success with her 1986 album Reaction, which peaked at #6 on US R&B charts.
She married her childhood sweetheart Nathaniel Brown in 1968. They were married until Brown's death in 2013 and had three children named Stacee, Yashi, and Austin.
She performed with her brother Michael Jackson on the song "2300 Jackson Street."