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Every Member of The Jackson 5, Ranked Best to Worst  

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From "ABC" to "I Want You Back," "I'll Be There" to "The Love You Save," every song by the Jackson 5 is a classic. But who are the best members of the Jackson 5? There are many factors to consider when ranking all Jackson 5 band members from best to worst. Maybe you love the Jacksons with the smoothest vocals, or perhaps you prefer the members with the best dance moves.

Who will you vote as best member of the Jackson Five? There's no denying Michael Jackson's talent. After providing lead vocals on Jackson 5 hits like "I Want You Back," "I'll Be There," and "ABC," M.J. became one of the most successful and popular solo pop artists of all time. He's not the only solo act to come out of the group - Tito Jackson went on to become a blues musician. Post-Jackson 5, Jermaine Jackson worked with Whitney Houston.

Which member of The Jackson 5 do you like the best? Give your favorites a thumbs up and see how your fellow music fans ranked these stars.

Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Every Member of The Jackson 5, Ranked Best to Worst
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Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he is regarded as one of the most significant cultural figures of the 20th century and one of the greatest entertainers. Jackson's contributions to music, dance, and fashion, along with his publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades. The eighth child of the Jackson family, Michael made his professional debut in 1964 with his elder brothers Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, and Marlon as a member of the Jackson 5. He began his solo career in 1971 while at Motown Records, and in the early 1980s, became a dominant figure in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 51 (1958-2009)

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Jackie Jackson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Every Member of The Jackson 5, Ranked Best to Worst
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Sigmund Esco "Jackie" Jackson (born May 4, 1951) is an American singer and songwriter best known as a founding member of the Jackson 5. Jackie is the second child of the Jackson family and the oldest Jackson brother. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 67

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Randy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Every Member of The Jackson 5, Ranked Best to Worst
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Steven Randall Jackson (born October 29, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and dancer. Jackson is best known as a former member of his family band, the Jacksons. Jackson is the youngest Jackson brother, and the second-youngest Jackson sibling after his sister Janet Jackson. He is the eighth child in the Jackson family. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

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Marlon Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Every Member of The Jackson 5, Ranked Best to Worst
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Marlon David Jackson (born March 12, 1957) is an American entertainer, singer, and dancer. Jackson was a member of the Jackson 5, and is the sixth child of the Jackson family. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

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