Jermaine Jackson Files to Change Last Name to Jacksun

Jermaine Jackson promoting his book

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The only reason I can think of that Jermaine Jackson is looking to change his name to 'Jermaine Jacksun' (note the "U") is because his book is selling terribly and needed to find a way back into some semblance of a spotlight. And look at me, here, giving in to it... sigh. 


Not wanting to ride the coattails of his more famous and talented siblings for anything longer than half a century or so, Jermaine Jackson has filed a petition to change his name to the totally different and independent "Jermaine Jacksun." Though the elder brother to Michael Jackson cited "artistic reasons" for the request—suggesting he is maybe thinking about becoming some sort of artist—he didn't offer any specific elaboration for why, at age 57, he finally felt the need to stand out from the rest of the Jackson family for the first time in his life, and carve out his own path in every single way besides enjoying the money and fame that comes from being related to them. Read More


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