Michael Jackson

The king of pop

The beginning

Jackson was born on August 29, 1958 to his parents in Gary, Indiana. when he was 5 he started as lead vocalist in a local band called Jackson 5 with his 4 siblings. Jackson 5 played openings for lots of bands before concerts. Jackson 5 was signed with a record label in 1969. Michael started a solo career when he was 13 but remained in Jackson 5 until 1976 when a bother left but the remaining 4 stayed together and renamed the band the Jackson's.


Michael Jackson has so many songs it will take to long to list them all. Jackson has 14 Grammys, 26 American Music Awards,15 World Music awards just to list a few. Michael had around 40 albums and some came out recently even after his death. His song thriller was the best selling song of all time.

Some background Info

Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 he died from a drug over dose. inn 1997 his son Michael Jackson Jr was born and in 1998 his daughter pairs was born. Michael Jackson was married to Elizabeth Presley but was then divorced. He had a few child molestation charges against him.
Michael Jackson - Thriller