Michael Jackson net worth: American singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer and actor, Michael Jackson had a net worth of $600 million.
Born as Michael Joseph Jackson on August 29, 1958, the most popular pop singer in U.S, the ‘King of Pop’ has a wide recognition for his talent all over the world. Michael Jackson had nine siblings making him eighth among ten of them, four of whom shared the band The Jackson 5 with Michael Jackson in his initial phase of music career.
Being the lead singer for the band in no time, Michael gave famous songs like, I want you back, ABC, The Love You Save, I’ll be there , all of which peaked the Billboard 100. Michael began to emerge as a solo artist in early seventies maintaining his position in the band as well.
Famous for his hit solos such as Beat it, Thriller, Something in the dark, Michael has had difficulties in his childhood as he stated that his father’s abuse made him super concerned about his looks and affected his adult life as he later went through different plastic surgeries to redefine himself.
The King of entertainment of all time, as stated by Guinness book of world records, Michael has sold more than 750 million copies of his albums all over the world. Michael Jackson had a smooth income ranging from $50 million to $100 million per year from his music tours, royalties and other business ventures, before he met premature death on 25th of June, 2009.
Michel Jackson lived his life in a lavishing and luxurious way in his Neverland ranch and French Chateau home which he shared with his exotic pets like a chimp named bubble and a Bengal tiger named after his successful album, Thriller. Michael’s whole life became a concern for media as well as his controversial untimely death, which showed the public his darker days in life and death.
Michael had a strange fascination for art and fashion which makes him a trendsetter for many of his fans all around the world even after his death. This thirteen times Grammy winning celebrity, considered the best of the decade, has received honorary doctorate from United Negro College Fund and Fisk University for his contribution to music.
Noted for his involvement with different high profile ladies, Michael married Elvis Presley’s daughter, Lisa Marie Presley and later Debbie Rowe both of which ended in divorce. The deceased star, Michael Jackson had a net worth of $600 million which is to be inherited by his children when they turn 18. Also, the pop sensation became the highest earning man in the world after death with over $400 million through sales of his works.
Quick Facts about Michael Jackson
Full Name: Michael Joseph Jackson
Profession: Singer, Dancer, Filmmaker, Songwriter, Music artist
Height: 5 ft 9 in
Weight: 136 lbs
Ethnicity: African American
Date of Birth: August 29, 1958
Place of Birth: Gary, Indiana
Marital status: Divorced
Astrological sign : Virgo