Michael Joseph Jackson is an American singer, “King of Pop”, songwriter, dancer.
Michael Jackson was born on August 29, 1958 in the city of Gary, Indiana. Conquer the whole world with his talent Michael Jackson in his biography began as a child. His father founded the group “The Jackson 5”, which included five out of ten children of the Jackson family. Over time, Michael began to stand out among the rest of the participants. And in 1976 the band changed its name, becoming “The Jacksons”. In addition to this project, Michael was engaged in a solo career, having recorded several of his own albums.
In 1978, the musical “The Wiz” was shot. And the following year, the album “Off the Wall” was released, which brought the artist worldwide fame. In 1982, an outstanding album “Thriller” was released, which became the best-selling album of all time. “Thriller” brought eight Grammy Awards to Michael. During one of the performances in 1983, Michael Jackson first introduced the world his “moon walk”, which in the future became the visiting card of a talented singer and dancer. And in the video for the song “Smooth Criminal” Jackson demonstrated an anti-gravity slope.
The next album “Bad” was released in 1987, followed by the first large-scale solo tour. Further albums were: “Dangerous”, “HIStory: Past, Present & Future –
Over time, Jackson’s appearance has changed a lot. The skin brightened, the shape of the nose became different. Jackson himself told the world only about his three plastic operations, although the press indicated more. The subsequent events in the biography of Michael Jackson were negative. The singer was accused of corrupting minors, this information was actively covered in the press.
In 2001 Jackson’s album “Invincible” was released, in 2003 – “Number Ones”, in 2004 – “The Ultimate Collection ‘Box Set”. In 2003, after the search of the house of Jackson, he was again charged with seducing minors. After a long trial, in 2005 the innocence of the singer was confirmed.
In 2009, the singer planned to release a new album. Also Jackson was going to perform a farewell series of concerts. But to carry out the grandiose plans did not succeed – the biography of Michael Jackson ended on June 25. The death of Michael Jackson shocked not only the fans, but the whole world.