Pop singer Michael Jackson was one of the best of his time as a singer and entertainer. Michael Jackson died of a cardiac arrest in California on June 25, 2009. He was 50 years old. Michael Jackson is one of the best-selling artistes of all time, selling over 350 million records worldwide.
Jackson became the first artist in history to have a top ten single on the Billboard Top 100 in five different decades.
Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer popularized the moonwalk which became synonymous to him. Dubbed the “King of Pop”.
Eleven years after his death, there is no one to replace the iconic singer. Jackson’s contributions to music, dance, and style, influenced artists of various genres. Jackson enjoyed global presence with his trademark red zippered jacket and sequin gloves, which defied convention in fashion.
Jackson is the recipient of 13 Grammy Awards including the Grammy Legend. He was also honoured with six Brit Awards, a Golden Globe Award, and holds 39 Guinness World Records to his name.
Michael Jackson top 10 songs of all time
- ‘Beat It’
- ‘Billie Jean’
- ‘I Want You Back’
- ‘Smooth Criminal’
- “Black or White” was from the Dangerous album, released as the first single in 1991.
- ‘Man in the Mirror’
- ‘Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough’
- ‘P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)’