1958 - 2009
This afternoon, Michael Jackson, the 'King of Pop,' passed away. Redefining pop music, Michael Joseph Jackson brought us incredible music that will be remembered forever. From his days as a member of The Jackson 5 performing with his brothers to the later success of his many albums and 13 hit singles, including "Thriller" and "Smooth Criminal", Michael Jackson, with his revolutionary dance moves, has captivated the hearts of millions. His gift of music has transformed the music industry, and the world truly appreciates him for that. Rest in peace Michael Jackson.