Michael Jackson`s death left the world in mourning. He was a legend in his own lifetime whose achievements set records that will stand for eternity. Inspired by such greats as James Brown, Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, he fused the magic of old Hollywood with the dance movements of the street, and created the music video as we know it. His music touched millions and left an indelible mark on our culture; while his influence on a generation of artists, from Justin Timberlake and Jenifer Lopez to Britney Spears and the Black Eyed Peas, has been immense.
With a life led under the spotlight, controversy courted Michael Jackson and many questions remain unanswered surrounding his life and death. But in the aftermath of his passing, the world celebrates an incredible career spanning forty years that encompassed world record-breaking tours, albums and singles, and charitable acts that had an impact on millions. Michael Jackson the man has gone too soon, but in this tribute to the crowned King of Pop, we remember the music that will last forever.
Lavishly illustrated with 250 photographs, this is the ultimate tribute to the legend, the hero, the icon that was and remains Michael Jackson.
Excellent pages, slight edge-wear.