Research on the king of pop legend michael jacksonDocument Transcript
Research on the King of Pop Legend Michael JacksonSinger, songwriter, dancerA powerfully creative and disciplined artist, Michael Jackson is a distinctive vocalist, animaginative and original songwriter with a gift for turning his own experiences intopowerful lyrics, and a dancer almost without peer. Keeping control over his owncareer, he ruled pop and rhythm-and-blues music charts throughout the 1980s.Jacksons private life has proven just as fascinating as his music and dance moves.The lead singer of the beloved family group the Jackson 5, Michael Jackson was in hisearly twenties when Thriller catapulted him into the ranks of the rich and famous. Hehas never matched the success of Thriller, and in the 1990s his career suffered seriousreversals, the most damaging of which may have been the accusations of child abuselevelled against the singer in 1993. By the late 1990s, the star of the self-proclaimed.Michael Jackson facts: • Leader of Jackson five • Never made the success of Thriller • King of Pop • Born on 29 of August 1958, Gary Indian USA • Died on 25 June 2009 Los Angeles, California USANicknames:The Gloved OneWacko JackoJackoKing of PopMJMini BiographyAmerican superstar Michael Jackson was born in Gary, Indiana, on August 29, 1958,and entertained audiences nearly his entire life. His father, Joe Jackson, had been aguitarist but was forced to give up his musical ambitions following his marriage toKatherine. Together they prodded their growing familys musical interests at home. Bythe early 1960s, the older boys Jackie, Tito and Jermaine had begun performingaround the city; by 1964, Michael and Marlon had joined in.