Michael Joseph Jackson, better known by the name of Michael Jackson, born in Gary, Indiana, USA, August 29, 1958. Besides known as R & B singer, songwriter and actor, Jacko also be 'icon' break dance world have distinctive styles and makeup. Children to 7 of 9 children, the couple Joseph Walter and Katherine Esther. Since childhood, getting treatment and abuse from his father. In 1975 began his career singing group Jackson's music through 5, with four siblings. 1976 jakson 5 changed its name to The jakson and made six albums.
Jacko life journey full of controversy also brought him so popular. Jacko was a man full of problems and repeatedly faced lawsuits. Among the demands have deviant sexual activity with children, though later it was not proven.
The Golden Age
Jackson released "Thriller" in 1982, which is surprising because seven of the album the song topped the ten most popular songs in the U.S.. The album sold 21 million copies in the U.S. and at least 27 million worldwide. The following year, he patented a street-style dance moves on the moon (moonwalk) when the song "Billie Jean" in the NBC special stage. Record sales of Michael Jackson's album tracks are believed to reach 750 million, plus 13 Grammy Award he received, making it one of the most successful entertainer of all time.
In 1993, Jackson was accused of sexually abusing a boy aged 13 years, which police later searched the home of rest "Neverland" in California. In the same year, Jackson announced that he was addicted to sedatives and cancel her world tour to promote his album, "Dangerous." He reached an agreement to pay compensation in 1994 reported to be worth 23 million dollars to the families of victims of child sexual abuse.
Jackson married the only child of Elvis Presley, Lisa Marie, but the marriage ended in divorce in 1996. Jackson married Debbie Rowe the same year and had two children before divorcing in 1999. Ironically, the couple never lived together.
Jackson has three children named Prince Michael I, Paris Michael and Prince Michael II, the latter was introduced to the public by the father with dianggkat from the attic to bring widespread public criticism.
One shows television documentary "Living with Michael Jackson" aired in 2003, which stated that Jackson still likes to sleep with young boys and the mother of his last child of a mysterious woman. Jackson then responded by launching a documentary video documentary counterpoint. Jackson trial in 2005 on charges of insulting the boy was 13 years old in 2003, in addition to allegedly conspiring to kidnap the boy. The singer is punishable by 20 years in prison if convicted.
Justice for four months ending in June 2005 where he was acquitted of all charges. Jackson then moved to live in Bahrain, Ireland and France since the sex abuse case ends.
Jacko intends to hold a concert again. Plans comeback concert will begin with 30 days at the O2 arena London, England. Jacko plans to hold a concert was forced to run aground. Thursday, June 25, 2009, Jackson breathed his last due to a fatal heart attack.
Earlier, the King of Pop was unconscious at the mansion in Holmby Hills, Los Angeles. Immediately he was rushed to the hospital. Medics strive to provide help and trying to keep her alive. They perform a variety of respiratory assistance, but unfortunately Michael did not act at all. Jackson died at the age of 50 accompanied by family members, including her mother and brother who continues to be at his bedside.
Michael left behind three children, Prince Michael (12), Paris (10), and Prince Michael II (10)