Full name: Jaafar Jeremiah Jackson
Date of birth: 25 July, 1996
Parents: Jermaine Jackson and Alejandra Patricia Oaiaz
Siblings: Jermaine Jr., Autumn, Jaimy, Jeremy, Jourdynn, Jermajesty, Genevieve, Randy Jr. and Donte
Mentored and guided by father Jermaine, Jaafar is preparing his debut album and spending a lot of time in the studio (Skip Saylor Recording Company in the San Fernando Valley, California for example). Jaafar is meeting with a lot of people and labels while he’s working on music with a team of producers and writers that include Teddy Riley, Omar Walker, Kwajo “Cinquo” Boateng, Mischke, Sam Watters as well as Mike Jackson, Earl Powell and Jeffrey Roberson (who also produced tracks for Tito Jackson’s album Tito Time). Jaafar is amazing and going to shock everyone as the next BIG thing in the music scene! Jaafar and Jermajesty were originally going to be a group but will end up being solo artists and doing stuff together as well.
Jaafar sometimes travels with his father and mentor Jermaine who teaches him all about music and being an artist. In 2013, Jaafar and Jermajesty did and exclusive interview for Jackson Source's Jackson Magazine 2013 edition. In 2014, a six-episode reality TV series Living with The Jacksons was announced in which Jaafar was featured, alongside his siblings Jermajesty, Donte, Randy Jr, Genevieve and mother Alejandra Jackson. Unfortunately, the production of the series was never finished and eventually was cancelled for broadcast. Below is a snippet from the Pilot Episode of "Living with the Jacksons" in which Jaafar plays the piano and sings "As Long As You Love Me". Get ready for the next big singing sensation!
In 2015, Jaafar and Jermajesty made brief apperances on their cousins’ series The Jacksons: Next Generation (2015). The charity song “iPandas, I Love You” is a charity song Jermaine wrote and recorded in 2015 with his sons Jaafar and Jermajesty. Jaafar sometimes travels with his father and mentor Jermaine who teaches him all about music and being an artist. In 2013, Jaafar and Jermajesty did and exclusive interview for Jackson Source's Jackson Magazine 2013 edition.