Rebbie Jackson Biography

Updated On Jul 30, 2018 Published On Aug 27, 2015
Facts of Rebbie Jackson
Date of Birth: 1950 , May-29
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
Name Rebbie Jackson
Birth Name Maureen Reillette Brown
Nick Name Rebbie
Father Joe Jackson
Mother Katherine Jackson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Gary, Indiana
Ethnicity Mixed American
Profession Singer and Songwriter
Net Worth $ 2.5 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Famous for Sister of Michael Jackson
Married Yes
Married to Nathaniel Brown (m. 1968–died2013)
Children 3
Divorce No
Education Theodore Roosevelt High School
Online Presence Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Siblings Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Tito Jackson
Albums Yours Faithfully, Centipede, Reaction, R U Tuff Enuff
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Maureen Reillette "Rebbie" Brown is an American singer popular in the world as Rebbie Jackson. She was born under the star sign of Gemini on May 29, 1950, in Gary, Indiana, US, to his parents, father Joe Jackson and mother Katherin Jackson

The lady has a total of nine siblings and out of them was the superstar the King of Pop, Michael Jackson, and the singer, dancer, cum actress, Janet Jackson.  Her father was a steel mill employee and her mother was a Jehovah's Witness. She started her career after her graduation from the Theodore Roosevelt High School in 1968

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Rebbie Jackson is a married woman. She was married to Nathaniel Brown on 30th November 1968. She was just eighteen when she got married.  She was in a love affair with him since her childhood days and was having a blissful life with him as his wife.

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They have three children together, Austin Brown, Stacee Brown, and Yashi Brown. Before their marriage, Rebbie's dad was against their relationship as he wanted his daughter to become a singer and thought that marriage would destroy her career. Later, he had to give in following her mother's support. 

They were living happily and there was no any sign of these married couple getting divorced. However, an unfortunate event happened in 2013. He was diagnosed with cancer and died on 6th January the same year. Unfortunately, her father also died at 89 due to the same cause. 

She is also lucky enough to be a grandparent; she has one grandson from her elder daughter, a son, London Blue Salas born on July 25, 2005.

Jackson began her singing career after her getting married though she was not interested in this profession. In 1974, she took part in a singing competition in Las Vegas. She took part in this competition with her siblings.

Just 10 years later, in 1984, Rebbie had a collaboration with her brother Michael Jackson in co-writing and producing her No.1 hit Centipede. The song reached 4th on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks

She also had her most popular single, Reaction dropped along with his brother, Tito Jackson and the band Surface. The musician has had many critical reactions from her fans as well as critics in the industry. Furthermore, her brother Michael's success also affected her recognition. 

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After that, she also made her appearance on several TV shows. She was also awarded several prestigious awards for her contribution to the music and film industry.

Throughout her life, she has earned a huge salary; however, her actual net worth is quite difficult to estimate. As of 2018, the lady seems to have an estimated $2.5 million as her total net worth. 

 

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Born in Gary, Indiana

May 29 , 1950

She was from a middle-class family. She was born in Gary, Indiana, United States of America. She was born to Katherine Jackson and Joe Jackson. She has nine brothers and sisters and one of them is the Pop Star Michael Jackson. Her brother was the king of Pop and a renowned American singer.

Married to Nathaniel Brown

November 30 , 1968

Rebbie is a married woman. She was married to Nathaniel Brown on 30th November, 1968. She was just eighteen, when she got married.  She was in love affairs with him since her childhood days and was so lucky to be the wife of him.

Her husband died

January 6 , 2013

Jackson and Brown were living happily and there was also no any sign of these married couple getting divorced, however, an unfortunate event happened in 2013. He was diagnosed with cancer and died on 6th January the same year.

First child, Stacee Brown

May 5 , 1971

For the first time in her life, she became the mother of her first child. On 5th May, 1971, she gave birth to her first child, daughter Stacee Brown. The father of her daughter was her husband Nathaniel Brown. She was just twenty one years old when she was born.

 

Second child, Yashi Brown

January 18 , 1977

In 1977, she became the mother of her second child. On 5th May, 1971, she gave birth to her second child, daughter Yashi Brown. The father of her daughter was her husband Nathaniel Brown. She was twenty seven years old when she was born.

 

Third child, son Austin Brown

November 27 , 1985

In 1985, she became the mother of her third child. On 27th November, 1985, she gave birth to her first son, Austin Brown. The father of her son was her husband Nathaniel Brown. She was thirty-five years old when he was born.

 

Her brother Michael Jackson died

June 25 , 2009

25th June, 2009 was the black day for all the music lovers. He died in his bed unconscious because of heavy drug that he used daily. He was an accomplished singer and the King of Pop and was known also as an amazing dancer.

Became grandparent

July 25 , 2005

Rebbie is a lucky woman. She was blessed with three children from her married life with Nathaniel Brown. On 25th July, 2005 she also became a grandmother. Her grandson London Blue Salas was born on that date from her eldest daughter. 

Began her singing career

1974

Jackson began her singing career after her married life though she was interested in this profession since her childhood days. In 1974, she took part in a singing competition in Las Vegas. She took part in this competition with her siblings.

Released her debut album

1984

It was in October, 1984, when she released her first album. She released her debut solo album Centipede all around the world. She also received a lot of success from her debut album; it reached 13th in the Billboards top R&B/Hip-Hop album.

 

Released her second album

1986

It took two years to release her second album. In October, 1986, she released her second album Reaction. This album also gave her a lot of success; it was also recorded top in the Billboard listings. She also released her third album in 1988.

Signed a contract with her brother

1977

After she released her third album, she was not active in the music world for about a decade. In 1977, she signed a contract with the brother and released the album Yours Faithfully on 31st March, 1988. Her children also performed in this album.