Joe Jackson Suffers Stroke in Brazil

Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the late Michael Jackson’s father, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke in Brazil, the Associated Press reports.

Jackson is in intensive care and also experiencing an irregular heartbeat after being admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon, Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement to AP.

Jackson is in Brazil in part to celebrate his 87th birthday, which was on Sunday.

The talent manager, who suffers from diabetes, woke up feeling dizzy and without vision on Sunday, TMZ reports. He has allegedly had three other strokes, with the most recent occurring in 2012.

More Music

  • Tekashi 6ix9ine Kidnapped, Robbed, Hospitalized (Reports)

    Tekashi 6ix9ine Kidnapped, Robbed, Hospitalized (Reports)

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the late Michael Jackson’s father, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke in Brazil, the Associated Press reports. Jackson is in intensive care and also experiencing an irregular heartbeat after being admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon, Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement […]

  • ABBA performing as an unknown band

    The Secret Majesty of ABBA: They Were the Feminine Pop Opera of Their Time

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the late Michael Jackson’s father, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke in Brazil, the Associated Press reports. Jackson is in intensive care and also experiencing an irregular heartbeat after being admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon, Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement […]

  • Offset of MigosWireless Festival, Day 2,

    Migos’ Offset ‘Home’ With Cardi B and Baby After Arrest on Gun, Weed Charges

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the late Michael Jackson’s father, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke in Brazil, the Associated Press reports. Jackson is in intensive care and also experiencing an irregular heartbeat after being admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon, Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement […]

  • Chester BenningtonWarner Music Group Grammy After

    Linkin Park Pays Tribute to Chester Bennington on Anniversary of His Death

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the late Michael Jackson’s father, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke in Brazil, the Associated Press reports. Jackson is in intensive care and also experiencing an irregular heartbeat after being admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon, Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement […]

  • Willie Nelson

    Willie Nelson to Release Frank Sinatra Tribute Album ‘My Way’

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the late Michael Jackson’s father, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke in Brazil, the Associated Press reports. Jackson is in intensive care and also experiencing an irregular heartbeat after being admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon, Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement […]

  • Watch Pusha T Perform ‘Santeria’ With

    Watch Pusha T Perform ‘Santeria’ With 070 Shake and The Roots

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family and the late Michael Jackson’s father, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke in Brazil, the Associated Press reports. Jackson is in intensive care and also experiencing an irregular heartbeat after being admitted to the hospital Sunday afternoon, Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content