Michael Jackson was born in Indiana, United States, August 29, 1958. The original name was Michael Jackson, Michael Joseph Jackson. As a reference to Michael Jackson is a child - 7 of 9 siblings. His career in the music world at the start since the age of 5 years. Entering the teen he began to merge with The Jackson Five. A music group of brothers who became an international music references the most recommended at the 70's era.
The Jackson Five own-member, Jackie, Jermaine, Tito, Marion, and Michael Jackson himself as a singer. After back and forth on stage at local clubs and bars in Gary, Indiana finally on the merit of The Bobby Taylor & The Vancouver in 1968, The Jackson Five began recording contract with Motown Records and moved to California and managed to jump-start four hits, namely. : "I Want You Back", "ABC", "The Love You Save", and "I'll be There", which all managed to become number 1 in the American charts.
In 1976, from Motown Records the Jackson Five moved to Epic Records and produces a rich 6 albums. In 1977, Michael Jackson began to plunge into the world of film by starring in a musical film entitled: 'The Wiz' Playing Scare Crow ". In the film Michael Jackson played with Diana Ross. In the same year, Michael Jackson met Quincy Jones who is the scriptwriter of the film which he starred and later became a producer for Michael Jackson's solo album titled "Off The Wall" is quite successful and is the first album that is able to put four songs became No.1 in the American charts.
In 1982, Michael Jackson released a second solo album "Thriller" which is the best-selling album of all time because it had sold more than 50 million copies worldwide.