♥ Michael Jackson, born in Gary, Indiana, on August 29, 1958, began his musical career in the sixties, while still a child, in company with his brothers, The Jackson Five, acting in such emblematic places as the Apollo Theater of New York.
In 1979 published in the solo album Off the Wall, which earned him his first Grammy, but his consecration came in the mid-eighties because of his album Thriller (1982), the disc's best-selling music history and which became the first artist to get two stars on the Walk of Fame Hollywood.
In 1985, along with Lionel Richie and other artists of the moment for Africa launches Usa, a musical production that contained the simple We are the world, and to raise money for humanitarian aid in Africa.
The most controversial moment of his career was in 2003, Jackson was accused of having sexually abused a minor 14 years, but was acquitted of all charges on June 13, 2005. He later moved to live in Bahrain at the invitation of Prince Abdul-Jamed Aha. Among the many scandals of recent years, in March 2006, authorities ordered the closure of his Neverland ranch due to arrears of wages.
The singer holds many records, among them being the most awarded artist in history (405 awards, including 18 Grammys), and according to Guinness Records, is the most successful musician of all time, having sold 750 million in his career records. In addition, an artist who has contributed more money to charitable causes in history, to help 39 charitable institutions and donating more than $ 300 million.
Michael Jackson has been married twice, the first time with Lisa Marie Presley, daughter of Elvis Presley, and the second to the nurse Deborah Rowe, the mother of two of her children, Prince Michael and Paris. The singer has a third child, Prince Michael II, who was, in his words, created from his sperm in a mother's rent.
Other discs were more exif Bad (1987), Blood On The Dance Floor (1997) and Invincible (2001) also surveys the contributions he has made to the insustria of the clips.