Today marks what would have been Michael Jackson’s 59th birthday, and his daughter took to Instagram to remember her father.
Michael Joseph Jackson(August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter and dancer, dubbed the “King of Pop”, he was one of the most popular entertainers in the world, and was the best-selling music artist at the time of his death.
Thriller is the best-selling album of all time, with estimated sales of 65 million copies worldwide
2. They Don’t Care About Us
The eighth child of the Jackson family, Michael made his professional debut in 1964 with his elder brothers Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, and Marlon as a member of the Jackson 5.
3. We Are the World
He began his solo career in 1971 while at Motown Records. In the early 1980s, Jackson became a dominant figure in popular music.
4. Beat It
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.
His daughter, Paris Jackson took to Instagram to remember her father.
Paris Jackson posted a childhood photo and sweet message, noting that he was “the love of [her] life” and that he taught her “how to dream.”
“birthday wishes to the love of my life, the one person who showed me what passion truly was, the one that gave me solid morals to live by and how to dream. i will never feel love again the way i did with you. you are always with me and i am always with you. though i am not you, and you are not me, i know with all of my being that we are one. and our souls will never change in that way. thank you for the magic, forever and always,” she wrote.
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