Michael Jackson, one of the most widely beloved entertainers and profoundly influential artists of all-time, leaves and undeniable imprint on popular music and culture.
Five of Jackson's solos albums - "Off the Wall," "Thriller," "Bad," "Dangerous," and "HIStory," - are among the top-sellers of all time and "Thriller" hold the distinction as the largest selling album worldwide in the history of the recording industry with more than 70 million units sold. Additionally, single released from the Thriller album sold more than 100 million copies, another all time record.
During his extraordinary career, he sold an estimated 750 million records worldwide, released 13 Number 1 singles and became on the a handful of artist to be inducted twice into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Guinness Bol of World Records recognized Jackson as the Most Successful Entertainer of All TIme and "THriller" as the Biggest Selling Album of All Time. Jackson won 13 Grammy awards and received the American Music Award's Artist of the Century Award.