Saturday, June 27, 2009

My Deep Condolence for MJ...

Walopun dia ngetop-ngetopnya pas gw lom lahir, sampe pas gw masi kecil, gw inget banget demen sama Michael Jackson waktu liat video clip Black and White.... yaoloh... taun brapakah itu.... Da lupa de....

Berhubungi kluarga dari mak gw cukup musical.... Gw dari kcil da kenal penyanyi" bule dari yang jadul saat itu smpe yang jadul jaman skarang.... hahahaha....

Trus gw suka banget pas Black and White dinyanyiin ulang sama Adam Lambert di MJ week nya American Idol season 8 kmaren.... Sejak saat itu tekad gw bulet ngejagoin Adam Lambert bakal menang... *ya sbnernya si karna suara dia keren banget juga gitu.... cuma titik awalnya pas gw denger dia nyanyiin lagunya MJ itu.... hehe*

Slaen itu juga gw suka lagu" nya MJ pas dese masi di Jackson 5 n jaman" pra-Thriller *maksudnya jaman dy lom kluarin album Thriller nya yg mleduk itu lo*.... itu jaman mak gw masi gadis y.... gw pun blom ada..., dari mulai Ben, Rockin Robin, I'll Be There...

Some facts from MJ:
  • Jackson was born on August 29, 1958, in Gary, Indiana, the seventh of nine children. Five Jackson boys - Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon and Michael - first performed together at a talent show when Michael was six. They walked off with first prize.
  • Their group later became The Jackson Five, and when they were signed by Motown Records in the late 1960s they underwent their final metamorphosis to become The Jackson 5. Jackson made his first solo album in 1972.
  • He has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (one for himself and one as part of the Jackson Five)
  • Thriller spent 37 weeks at number one in the US Billboard chart.
  • In 1984 he won eight Grammy’s – the joint highest amount ever won by one person in a single year
  • In 1984 he won eight Grammy’s – the joint highest amount ever won by one person in a single year
  • His marriage to Lisa-Marie Presley lasted only 19 months
  • Jackson paid $47 million for the publishing rights to the Beatles back catalogue in 1985 and sold a share of to Sony in 1995 for $95 million
  • In 1993 Jackson’s dermatologist said he had a rare skin disease called vitiligo, which causes sufferers to lose pigmentation in their skin
  • Two of his other albums – Bad and Dangerous – are also among the world’s best-selling records
  • He popularised dance moves including the robot and the moonwalk
  • He won 13 Grammy Awards
  • Billie Jean was the first video by a black artist to air on MTV
  • In 1993, Jackson was accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy, and police raided his California ranch "Neverland".
  • Jackson has three children named Prince Michael I, Paris Michael and Prince Michael II, known for his brief public appearance when his father held him over the railing of a hote balcony, causing widespread criticism.
  • Movie star Macauley Culkin is godfather to Jackson's two eldest children, Paris and Prince Michael.
  • A television documentary titled Living With Michael Jackson was screened in 2003, saying that Jackson still had sleepovers with young boys and had his third child with a surrogate mother. Jackson aired his own rebuttal.
  • Jackson's lifetime record sales tally is believed to be about 750 million, which, added to the 13 Grammy Awards he has received, makes him one of the most successful entertainers of all time.
  • Jackson has several media nicknames. They include The Gloved One, Wacko Jacko, Jacko, The King of Pop, and MJ. Close friends call him Smelly!
  • After several false dawns, Jackson and music promoter AEG Live announced he would perform 50 concerts at London's O2 Arena. Jackson had been due to start the concerts on July 13.
  • Jackson had been rehearsing in the Los Angeles area for the London shows, which sold out within hours of within hours of going on sale in March.

Taken from here and there

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