The British New Wave was in full flower during the late '70s, offering listeners a brash grab bag of sounds that combined punk, ska and pop -- seemingly disparate elements that blended particularly smoothly in the grooves of Joe Jackson's debut LP, 'Look Sharp!'
It was the era of the angry young man.
We count down the best songs by New Wave hitmaker Joe Jackson.
Joe Jackson's 1989 album 'Blaze of Glory' found the singer merging his many recent genre-hopping experiments into a cohesive whole.
Joe Jackson released 'Body and Soul' on March 14, 1984.
British artist Joe Jackson’s timeless 1978 classic, ‘Is She Really Going Out With Him?,’ may be one of the greatest jilted-lover story songs of all time. It’s got that universal theme of a guy, down on his luck with women, seeing his ex-girlfriend with another man -- and actively imagining what she’s doing with him.
Piano great Joe Jackson is paying homage to a legend that came way before his time with the new covers album, 'The Duke.' The disc is a collection of reinterpreted Duke Ellington classics as done by Jackson and his band, along with special guests like Iggy Pop, Steve Vai, and The Roots' Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson among others.