Michael Jackson and Joe Jackson

Michael Jackson often discussed his turbulent relationship with his father, which stemmed from physical and verbal abuse during his youth. Jackson never forgave his father for stripping away his childhood and forcing him into the entertainment business at a young age.

A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents music, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.