The Rock star Michael Jackson (Biography)

Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, dancer, entertainer and recording artist from August 29 to 1958-June 25, 2009. He represented as pop in the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s and named as “The King of Pop”

He lasts as the most popular and lucrative global icon until his death unexpectedly in 2009. At first, Michael Jackson has begun his music career along with his brothers and family members in the name of the band “Jackson Five”.

The Rock star Michael Jackson

“Jackson family net worth individual” is higher than any other celebrity. He was the highest earner out of the best singers in the world. His continuous performances made him lucrative and famous. “Randy Jackson net worth Michael’s brother is also well remarked while “hazel Gordy Jackson net worth” as good as fellow singers.    

He started his career in 1964 aged just six. The group, headed by his father touring to many clubs and bars and performing their mix of Motown hits. Through this shows Jackson Five grab the attention of record labels and in 1968 singing troop had signed with Motown hits. 

The milestones of the group has reached when reviewers had seen the youngest baby faced Jackson’s performance. “Rolling Stone” is a famous magazine that praised Michael Jackson is a “Prodigy” with many musical gifts.

Michael has a soft, infectious musical voice. His enthusiasm in performances receives standing and cheering applause from the viewers. The hit songs “I want you Back“, ABC and “The Lover You Save” were among.   

Michael’s childhood was not as happy as other children. He missed the joy in childhood usually says, Michael. The father of Michael beaten and threatened, abuse while in rehearsals for stage shows. 

This way of treatment with Michael with his father Michel remains his life stayed with a scare in his entire life.  

Solo Career Michael Jackson


He started his solo career from 1970 with the help of one of the music producer Quincy Jones and released his solo album “Off The Wall”.

The album brought great success and sold over 20 million copies across the globe. The album received praises which results in the received the highest royalty rate 37% of the album profit in the music industry. 

Michael stood as the most famous pop singer in the world when his second solo album Thriller(Hit songs such as Beat It, Billie Jean) released.

Not more than spent, with little commercial advertising and promotion for the album brought number one spot in music albums. The record stood first 37 weeks for which no other album stand nearer.

It received many Guinness World Records and gained 110 million global sales and 29 million sales in the United States.

Michael Jackson’s every album is most wanted by the people and like hotcakes. “Michael Jackson new cd 2014” calls short of stock due to high purchasers around the world. But some people love to watch his shows of “Michael Jackson full concert” to experience lively by watching his stage concerts. 

Michael performed live show on 25th March 1983 in Motown. Yesterday, Today and Forever a TV Special. In this show, he performed a unique and unforgettable dance move Moonwalk.

In his routine dances, he simply moves backward by keeping the leg exchanging straightly to the earth perfectly. It brought fame to Michael not only the singer but also the dancer. He leads the way as a pop promoting artist.

This iconic concert compared to the famous Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show in 1964. Jackson’s albums were Bad(1987) and Dangerous(1991) and Invincible(2001) the final album.

During the release of his albums, fans of Michael Jackson floated on the internet to see his shows. “Youtube Michael Jackson songs” are familiar with the highest watching and visitor.  

 

Jackson in his personal life


Jackson’s personal life, health, and physical appearance are full of accumulating with speculations in the late 80s. Michael Jackson underwent many operations of plastic surgery for his nose and to fix a dimple on his chin. In 1980s his skin gradually became lessen. As per the medical, it was a rare skin pigment disease but speculations not received the fact and fabricated the press and newspapers that Michael Jackson was bleaching his skin color. The imaginary stories say, to avoid the aging process that Michael Jackson sleeping in an oxygen tent.

Speaking with Oprah Winfrey’s show, Jackson said,  “I’ve been in the entertainment industry since I was six-years-old, and as Charles Dickens would say, “It’s been the best of times, the worst of times.” But I would not change my career… While some have made deliberate attempts to hurt me, I take it in stride because I have a loving family, strong faith and wonderful friends and fans who have, and continue, to support me.”

Jackson is like to spend his children and family members after the show of concerts. As he was busy he found no time for spending with his associates.

He is a singer of role model for many. So, now people want to know about his  “latest Jackson family news”.

Some die fans asking about Jackson “is Michael Jackson still alive”? Such tearful questions to the whole world to know about his life. But he is now in every heart of people who loves his dance and song.      …Michael Jackson

 “OK, number one. There, as I know of, there is no such thing as skin bleaching…I have a skin disorder that destroys the pigmentation of the skin, it’s something that I cannot help, OK? But, when people make up stories that I don’t want to be who I am, it hurts me…it’s a problem for me, I can’t control it.”                                         …Michael Jackson

 

Michael Jackson married Lisa Marie Presley in 1994 and it last 2 years. They had remained friendly after divorced. In 1996, Michael Jackson married Deborah Rowe, Sydney and together had two children. Divorced in 1999. Rowe remains custody of the children.

The first allegations of child abuse come out in the 1980s and 1990s’. This leads Michel Jackson a trail of The People v Jackson on 31st Jan 2005 in Sante Maria, California. This publicity made for 5 months for his free from guilty. But the experience left Jackson emotionally weaken. and stressed.

 

 “The minute I started breaking the all-time record in record sales—I broke Elvis’s records, I broke Beatles records—the minute it became the all-time best-selling album in the history of the Guinness Book of World Records, overnight they called me a freak. They called me a homosexual. They called me a child molester. They said I bleached my skin. They made everything to turn the public against me.”                   …Remarks at National Action Network headquarters (9 July 2002)

 

His career earnings $500m and assets value in Sony/ATV Music Publishing catalog worth over $300m.

 

“In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe”                         …M. Jackson Quoted by CNN June 2009.

Michael Jackson died on 25 June 2009, at a rented mansion in the district of Los Angeles.

Citation: Biography of Michael Jackson

Charity Work of Michael Jackson

  • Burns charity in Culver City, California followed by an incident of burn happen while filming a Pepsi commercial in 1984.
  • Support HIV / AIDS charities
  • Received an award from President Ronald Reagan for his support of charities help overcome alcohol and drug abuse in 1984.
  • From Victory Tour, he donated all funds in 1984, (around $8million to charity)
  • In 1985,  “We are the World” is a song with Lionel Richie. It sold over 30 million copies, and the proceeds were sent to the poor in the US and Africa.
  • Supporting charity concerts such as Aid for victims of the Kosovo war.

Michael Jackson called a role model from the older generation to the younger generation. He inspired many people to become as dancers for the film industry. Some have settled with organizing own business as their livelihood. 

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