Biography

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. Called the King of Pop, his contributions to music and dance, along with his publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades.

The eighth child of the Jackson family, he debuted on the professional music scene along with his elder brothers Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, and Marlon as a member of the Jackson 5 in 1964, and began his solo career in 1971. In the early 1980s, Jackson became a dominant figure in popular music. The music videos for his songs, including those of "Beat It", "Billie Jean", and "Thriller", were credited with breaking down racial barriers and with transforming the medium into an art form and promotional tool. The popularity of these videos helped to bring the then-relatively-new…

Read all

Michael Jackson

Area United States [US]
Activity period Birth: Aug 29 1958 (Gary [US] )
Death: Jun 25 2009 (Los Angeles [US] )
Member of Jackson 5 (from 1966 to 1984)
Related artists
Father of Prince Michael, I Jackson
Married with Lisa Marie Presley (from May 18 1994 to Jan 18 1996)
Involved with Brooke Shields
Brother of Tito Jackson, Randy Jackson, Janet Jackson, Rebbie Jackson, LaToya Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Marlon Jackson
Profiles and other sources
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/michaeljackson
Official homepage http://www.michaeljackson.com/
Official homepage http://www.sonymusic.co.jp/Music/International/Arch/ES…
Twitter https://twitter.com/michaeljackson
Wikipedia (EN) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Jackson
Wikipedia (IT) http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael Jackson
YouTube http://www.youtube.com/user/michaeljackson

Reviews

Videos