March 14, 1970 – 48 Years Ago Today: The Jacks…

March 14, 1970 – 48 Years Ago Today: The Jackson 5 had the Hot Shot Debut at No. 41 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart with their single, “ABC.” This was the second single release for the five brothers following their No. 1 smash debut, “I Want You Back,” which dominated the pop & R&B charts for four weeks. “ABC,” would enjoy two weeks at No. 1 beginning April 25, 1970 as well as four weeks atop the R&B chart. The Jackson 5 were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997. The single was written by “The Corporation” which consisted of Berry Gordy, Jr., Freddie Perren, Fonce Mizell and Deke Richards. Please click the following link to view the accompanying video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ho7796-au8U