Micheal Jackson Essay

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Michael Jackson Katelynn Dowell Hr 2 October 4, 2013 Introduction Zombies, graveyards, and tombstones! No, these are not decorations for Halloween. There three things are from the scene of one of the greatest music videos of all time, Thriller. Do you know how a young boy became the King of Pop? The following paragraphs will lead you through the life of the pop music star, Michael Jackson. Early Life Michael Jacksons birthname was Michael Joseph Jackson. He was born on August 29, 1958 in Gary, Indiana. Jackson first attended a gated private school hidden from the paparazzi, it was on a campus of a college that Michael had a life of a normal teenager. He attended that school when he was 14 years old but then he only stay for 2 years later. He had to wear a uniform like the other students had to, but he was the only one allowed to have long hair. He was known as a very good student in school, and very curious and popular with the girls. Where it all begins Michael started his career at the age of 13 years old. Michael and his family started a singing group called the “Jackson 4”. It sooner or later became the “Jackson 5” when Michaels brother Jermaine Jackson joined the group. It all started by them being little and they loved to sing and dance, so they made a little band called the “Jackson 5”. It fully became a music group in the 1960s. Their first song that they preformed was called “I want you back”. What makes him famous What made him famous was his music career. He officially became famous in 1969 when he sang his first hit song I want you back. Jackson was the younger member of the band Jackson 5. Conclusion Jackson died on June 17, 2009. He was known as the King of Pop. Did you know that Jackson was born white but died as a black person? He has plastic surgery a couple of times.

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