Michael Jackson was an American pop singer. He is considered the greatest break dancer. Michael Jackson came into prominence with The Jackson Five. He later became the best-selling single artist. His album Thriller is the best-selling album of all time. His is known to the world as the King of Pop. Michael Jackson was one of the greatest entertainers to hit the stage.
Michael Jackson was born on August 29, 1958. He was the eight of ten children born to Joseph Walter “Joe” Jackson and Katherine Esther Scruse. Michael grew up with his siblings Rebbie, La Toya, Janet, Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon, and Randy Jackson. In 1965 Michael Jackson joined The Jackson Five. The band was formed by his father. The group consisted of his brothers. Of The Wall album in 1979 established Michael Jackson as a solo performer. After this he worked on his solo career. Michael released Thriller in 1982. Thriller is the highest selling album in history. Michael has also produced some more high selling albums. Michael Jackson’s album Bad consisted of 5 number 1 hits in the Billboard Hot 100 charts. He has produced numerous hit single during his illustrious career. His most notable songs are Bad, Thriller, Beat It, Billie Jean, Black or White, The Way You Make Me Feel, Smooth Criminal, Heal the World and Give in to Me ft. Slash. Michael is known for his stage performances. He is notable for his dancing skills. He was a great break dancer. He revolutionized poping and locking dance genre. He has lots of famous steps. His moves include the crotch grab, moon walk and The Circle Slide. There is a dance genre name after Michael Jackson.
Michael's biggest selling album of all time - Thriller
Michael Jackson was married to Lisa Marie Presley from 1994 to 1996. Lisa Presley is the daughter of Elvis Presley. The later married a nurse Debbie Rowe. The couple had two children Michael Joseph Jackson Jr and Paris-Michael Katherine Jackson. They divorce in 1999. And another son named Prince Michael Jackson I was born through surrogate mother.
On June 25, 2009, Michael Jackson died of cardiac arrest. His death was a shock to all the fans all over the world. Jackson’s physician was sentenced to 2 years in prison. The reason for this was Involuntary Murder of Jackson.