MOTOWN legends The Jacksons will be performing at Haydock Park to celebrate 50 hit-making years.

The Jockey Club Live will be hosting the show in Newton on Friday, July 7.

The Jacksons, originally known as Jackson 5, scored 17 top 40 singles and sold more than 200 million records during their time with the legendary Motown label.

They are known for the hits ABC, The Love You Save, I Want You Back and I’ll Be There.

Haydock Park is building on the success of last year’s Jockey Club series having welcomed more than 200,000 music fans in 2016.

Jason Fildes, Haydock Park general manager, said: “We’re thrilled to announce another fantastic act for our summer of music at Haydock Park.

“With Olly Murs’ concert on August 11 already selling well we’re delighted that the legendary Jacksons are performing with so many of their iconic hits. We just can’t wait for the summer to start at Haydock.”

Tickets start at £30 for adults and £15 for children under 18 and go on sale on Friday at 8am.