What is Joe Jackson's full name?

David Ian Jackson

Joe Jackson date of birth:

August 11, 1954

How old is Joe Jackson?

69

Where was Joe Jackson born?

Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England

Joe Jackson body shape:

Slim

What color is Joe Jackson's hair?

Grey

What is Joe Jackson's ethnicity?

White

What is Joe Jackson nationality?

British

What is Joe Jackson's occupation?

Musician, Songwriter

Joe Jackson claim to fame:

Steppin' Out", "Is She Really Going Out With Him?

What genre is Joe Jackson's work?

Punk rock, ska (early), new wave, jazz pop, jazz, classical

What instruments does Joe Jackson play?

Vocals, piano, keyboards, organ, saxophone, harmonica, melodica, synthesizer, accordion, vibraphone

Short Biography

David Ian "Joe" Jackson (born 11 August 1954) is a musician and singer-songwriter. Born in England, he lived in New York before moving to Berlin. His career, during which he recorded nineteen studio albums and garnered five Grammy Award nominations, spans from 1979 to today. Jackson became an overnight success with his 1979 hit "Is She Really Going Out with Him?", his first single, and after a number of new wave singles moved to a more jazz-inflected pop music; he had a Top 10 hit in 1982 with "Steppin' Out", and another hit in 1984 with "You Can't Get What You Want (Till You Know What You Want)". He has also composed classical music.