Jackson

Jackson

“This Place Hotel,” the second single from the 1980 album Triumph , was the first Jacksons single to be written, composed and arranged solely by Michael Jackson.

The current slogan for the city is "The City with Soul." [6] It has had numerous musicians prominent in blues, gospel, folk and jazz, and was even mentioned in Mark Ronson 's 2014 hit song " Uptown Funk ", featuring Bruno Mars . The city is the anchor for the metropolitan statistical area (MSA). While its population declined from 184,256 at the 2000 census to 173,514 at the 2010 census , the metropolitan region grew. The 2010 census ascribed a population of 539,057 to the five-county Jackson metropolitan area . [7]