Filmed over a five-year period, the typically private singer reflects on her journey from child stardom as the younger sister of the Jackson 5 to the establishment of her own meteoric solo career, during which time she bristled against her association with the Jacksons.
Quickly becoming a style icon, she popularized hairstyles and inspired copycats of her signature key earrings.
These archival photographs capture some of her most memorable looks and moments in her youth.
A musical trailblazer with her whispery vocal style, she set the gold-standard for choreography, and broke taboos around sex and race.
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