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American singer, songwriter, and dancer

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Michael Jackson: American singer, songwriter, and dancer
Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he is regarded as one of the most significant cultural figures of the 20th century and one of the greatest entertainers in the history of music. Through stage and video performances, he popularized complicated dance techniques such as the moonwalk, to which he gave the name. His sound and style have influenced artists of various genres. Jackson's contributions to music, dance, and fashion, along with his publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades.

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Michael Jackson's secret diary reveals he wanted to be 'immortalised' [Video]

Michael Jackson's secret diary reveals he wanted to be 'immortalised'

Michael Jackson wanted to be "immortalised" before his 2009 death.

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Paris Jackson reveals her music woe: she feared being in dad's shadow [Video]

Paris Jackson reveals her music woe: she feared being in dad's shadow

Paris Jackson felt she couldn't go into music because she didn't want to be in Michael Jackson's "shadow".

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:27Published
Paris Jackson's reveals her music woe: she feared being in dad's shadow [Video]

Paris Jackson's reveals her music woe: she feared being in dad's shadow

Paris Jackson felt she couldn't go into music because she didn't want to be in Michael Jackson's "shadow".

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:27Published
In Memoriam of Michael Jackson: 5 facts about MJ [Video]

In Memoriam of Michael Jackson: 5 facts about MJ

The music legend sadly passed away on June 25th 2009: here are some facts you might not know about the star.

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Paris Jackson: People forget I'm human [Video]

Paris Jackson: People forget I'm human

Paris Jackson thinks people "forget" she is "human", as she laments growing up in the spotlight as the daughter of the late music icon Michael Jackson.

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On This Day: 10 March 2005

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Macaulay Culkin defends Michael Jackson in new interview: 'I never saw him do anything'

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Overlooked No More: Earl Tucker, a Dancer Known as ‘Snakehips’

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Taylor Swift tops Michael Jackson for most AMAs

Up until last week, Swift thought she wouldn't even be able to perform her own songs at the awards – but she came out on top
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Taylor Swift honored as "Artist of the Decade" at AMAs

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Michael Jackson estate slams 'Leaving Neverland' Emmys win as 'a complete farce'

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