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Jacksons 'excited' ahead of Isle of Man gig

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Media captionJackie, Jermaine, Marlon and Tito Jackson are set to perform at the Villa Marina in Douglas

The Jacksons have described their "excitement" about being in the Isle of Man, ahead of one of only three British venues in the group's official tour.

Jackie, Jermaine, Marlon and Tito Jackson are set to perform at the Villa Marina in Douglas.

It is one of only three British concerts for the group during the 2014 tour - they played in London in July and will play in Durham on Saturday.

The group said: "We've seen the Isle of Man in the movies so we are excited."

The Jackson Five was the band which dominated the charts with hits such as ABC and I Want You Back.

Youngest brother Michael went on to huge success as a solo artist, before his death in 2009.

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