Michael Jackson was the king of pop. He was born on 29 August 1958 in Gary, Indiana, he died on 25 June 2009 in Los Angeles. Musician, artist, entertainer, dancer, composer, lyricist. Known as one of the best performers of pop music and one of the most popular musicians in history called the "King of Pop". He began his musical career at age 7, as a singer and family band The Jackson 5 The first solo album, Got to Be There released in 1971, while still a member of the group, which ultimately parted ways in 1984. Complete a solo career, the artist began in 1979, and its peak coincided with the breakthrough of 80 and 90 Twentieth century, after the Thriller album, whose worldwide sales of more than 100 million copies.