Jermaine Jackson opts to change name

Thursday November 8, 2012

Jermaine Jackson has opted to change his famous name to something a little snappier, court records have shown.

The older brother of pop king Michael has filed a petition to change his surname to "Jacksun" for artistic reasons. He didn't reveal and further details about the decision.

Jermaine has recently been touring with his brothers and promoting a book about their late sibling, titled You Are Not Alone

His petition will be heard in a Los Angeles court on February 22.

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