Michael Jackson: King of Pop: 1958-2009 [NOOK Book]

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On 25th July, breaking news revealed that Michael Jackson, King of Pop, was dead. Fans and the media watched in shock as the story unfolded: doctors had lost the battle to save him after he had collapsed from a heart attack. In a cruel twist of fate, he had passed away before he got the chance to make his final curtain call in the form of 50 planned sell-out shows at London's O2 Arena. From a very young age, Michael's exceptional music talent was clear. He stood apart from his four brothers when they performed ...
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Michael Jackson: King of Pop: 1958-2009

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Overview

On 25th July, breaking news revealed that Michael Jackson, King of Pop, was dead. Fans and the media watched in shock as the story unfolded: doctors had lost the battle to save him after he had collapsed from a heart attack. In a cruel twist of fate, he had passed away before he got the chance to make his final curtain call in the form of 50 planned sell-out shows at London's O2 Arena. From a very young age, Michael's exceptional music talent was clear. He stood apart from his four brothers when they performed together as the Jackson 5 and, in 1974, he embarked upon what was to become a monumental solo career. A string of chart-busting albums and singles followed, with the Thriller album selling 47 million copies worldwide and yielding seven top-ten singles. It is belived that, in his lifetime, he sold around 750 million records, making him one of the most successful entertainers ever. This in-depth and affectionate biography traces the rise of the man, from child prodigy to tortured megastar. It is the definitive portrait of a pop legend whose strange and brilliant life will never be forgotten.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781843582243
  • Publisher: John Blake Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 11/1/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 268
  • Sales rank: 615,281
  • File size: 441 KB

Meet the Author


Emily Herbert is a journalist and the author of several celebrity biographies, including Arise Sir Terry Woogan, Kerry, KylieRobbie, and Wild Kat.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 25, 2014

    MJ10

    MICHAEL JACKSON'S 5 YEAR ANIVERSERY OF HIS DEATH

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    Posted November 21, 2012

    Katrina Merritt

    I LOVE MJ FOR LIFE!!!, WE LOVE U!! R.I.P also i need a NOOK FRIEND Please

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