What is Michael Jackson?

  • (noun): United States singer who began singing with his four brothers and later became a highly successful star during the 1980s (born in 1958).
    Synonyms: Jackson, Michael Joe Jackson

Michael Jackson

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American recording artist, entertainer and businessman. Often referred to as the King of Pop, or by his initials MJ, Jackson is recognized as the most successful entertainer of all time by Guinness World Records. His contributions to music, dance, and fashion, along with a much-publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades. The eighth child of the Jackson family, he debuted on the professional music scene along with his brothers as a member of The Jackson 5 in 1964, and began his solo career in 1971.

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... Issue Date Song Artist Album Artist 7 January "Say Say Say" Paul McCartney Michael Jackson No Chart No Chart 14 January "Karma Chameleon" Culture Club 21 January 28 January 4 February "Say Say Say" Paul ...
List Of Number-one Singles Of 2006 (Spain)
... Melanie C 19 February "Llámalo Perdón" Estirpe 26 February "Thriller" Michael Jackson 5 March "Sorry" Madonna 12 March "Rock With You" Michael Jackson 19 March "Bil ...
List Of One-time The Simpsons Characters - Series Characters - Season 3
... "Stark Raving Dad" Leon Kompowsky (voiced by Michael Jackson, Kipp Lennon and Hank Azaria) was a mental patient who pretended to be Michael Jackson ... The character was voiced by Michael Jackson (who, for contractual reasons, was credited as "John Jay Smith") ... The producers of the show were legally prevented from confirming Jackson guest starred at the time, although many media sources (correctly) assumed it was really him ...

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