music star, known as the King of Pop. Michael is a winner of many Grammys and other
many albums, the many awards Michael Jackson has won, and the songs he has written. My
second subtopic goes into the history of Michael Jackson. The details going itno History
are Michael’s family members, the places he has lived, and Michael Jackson’s family life.
My third subtopic goes into his tours. The details going itno Tours are the places he has
at his concerts. My fourth subtopic goes goes into the interviews of Michael Jackson. The
Michael Jackson is the King of Pop music. When Michael Jackson was nine years old,
brothers Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, and Marlon. (Jackson: 8) The Jackson 5 had many songs.
Michael Jackson’s first solo album is called “Off the Wall,” and it first released in 1979.
The songs on “Off The Wall” include “Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough” and “Rock With
You.” His following albums include “Bad,” “Thriller,” and “Dangerous.” Michael had a 2
The first CD has his most popular songs from the past. The second CD has his newest
including “Scream,” which is a duet with with his younger sister Janet Jackson, “You Are
Not Alone,” which was a 1996 Grammy Awards nominee, and “Childhood,” which is the
theme to “Free Willy 2.” Some of his past songs include “Black And White,” “Billie Jean,”
been famous for so long that he has won many awards, especially Grammys.
name is Katherine and his father’s name is Joseph. Michael’s older siblings are Maureen,
Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, La Toya, and Marlon. (Jackson: 8) Michael’s younger siblings are
Randy and Janet. (Jackson: 8) Janet is a famous pop music star just like her older brother
Michael. Tito’s sons Taj, Taryll, and T.J. are a famous music group called 3T. The
Jackson family lived in a small home in Gary, Indiana. Michael’s mother Katherine was
recovered from polio when many died from the disease at that time. (Jackson: 12)
Michael has been on his “World Tour” for a few years. Lately, he has to wear
something over his face during concerts because of his skin condition called vitiligo.
concerts, all Michael Jackson fans.
Michael Jackson has had many interviews. Some are true, and some are trash. There
have been interviews on him in magazines from People to Enquirer. Michael has been on
many television shows and networks, including MTV and VH1. He has been interviewed
from Lisa Marie Presley, Elvis Presley’s daughter. Another subject of his past interviews
have been about his alleged rape a few years ago.
reading it! Some additional information I’d like to add is that that Jackson 5’s first
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