Michael Jackson was an American singer-songwriter. He started out in a group called the Jackson 5 with his older brothers in 1964, and then began his solo career in 1971. After his album, Thriller became the best-selling album of all time in 1982, he became a prominent figure in pop music, and was even nicknamed the King of Pop. Even after his death in 2009, Michael Jackson has earned his rightful place in pop culture history.
In "The 100th Anniversary Jamboree 2010", his hit songs "Billie Jean" and "Beat It" are covered by a band at the concert.