Micheal Jackson

Who is this 'Bad' but good historical Singer?

The start of many careers

Michael Jackson was born in Gary Indiana on August 29, 1958, to a family with a musical background. His father, Joe Jackson, was a guitarist, but was forced to quit once he married Katherine Jackson. But, what followed after was even better, the start of a music family that would be remembered forever. In the 1960's, three of five kids started performing music around the city, then in 1964, the other two joined in.


Michael Jackson became a prodigy, with his singing and dancing talents. He later was the lead singer of the Jackson 5, the original band but with a new name. The group was such a success with their songs, such as 'I Want You Back', 'ABC', that they hit the top charts. After a while, Michael went solo, and became one of the most talented and popular singers of all time.

His Masterpieces

Michael Jackson had many great albums and songs. Some of his songs included 'Bad', 'Thriller', 'Billie Jean', 'Beat It', etc. Some of the albums include 'Thriller', 'Xscape', 'This Is It', and 'The Essential Michael Jackson'.

Extra info

Michael Jackson married Elvis Presley's daughter, but it only lasted two years. His dad committed suicide 5 months after his death. Michael Jackson ha d a boa constrictor named Muscles. Thriller was #1 on the U.S. Charts for 37 weeks. He had two lamas. He had a pet ram named 'Mr. Tibbs'. He wore a black armband to remind people about the children suffering around the world. And last but, I guess least, in 1984 a french fan committed suicide because he couldn't look like Jackson.
michael jackson - bad (lyrics)

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