I think you should focus on the release of his albums and presentation of his awards etc. and some controversial issues he brought up during his life. So it would look something like this:
29 August 1958
Michael Jackson is born in Gary, Indiana to Katherine and Joseph Jackson. He is the eighth of ten children.
Michael and his brother Marlon joined the Jackson Brothers. The group's name was later changed to the Jackson 5.T
The Jackson 5 sign with Motown records to produce a record label.The group set a chart record when its first four singles ("I Want You Back", "ABC", "The Love You Save", and "I'll Be There") peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100. Between 1972 and 1975, Michael released four solo studio albums with Motown, among them Got to Be There and Ben, released as part of the Jackson 5 franchise, and producing successful singles such as "Got to Be There", "Ben", and a remake of Bobby Day's "Rockin' Robin".
The Jackson 5 leaves Motown Records to sign a deal with Epic records. Michael Jackson became the lead song writer for the group.
His first solo album 'off the wall' is released.it was the first solo album to generate four U.S. top 10 hits, including the chart-topping singles "Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough" and "Rock with You". It reached number three on the Billboard 200 and eventually sold over 20 million copies worldwide.n 1980, Jackson won three awards at the American Music Awards for his solo efforts: Favorite Soul/R&B Album, Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist, and Favorite Soul/R&B Single for "Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough". That year, he also won Billboard Year-End for Top Black Artist and Top Black Album and a Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, also for "Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough". Jackson again won at the American Music Awards in 1981 for Favorite Soul/R&B Album and Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist
Thriller is released to become the best selling album of all time.he album topped the Billboard 200 chart for 37 weeks and was in the top 10 of the 200 for 80 consecutive weeks. It was the first album to have seven Billboard Hot 100 top 10 singles, including "Billie Jean", "Beat It," and "Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'."
In March 1983, Jackson reunited with his brothers for a legendary live performance which was taped for a Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever television special. This is also when he introduced the legendary moonwalk to the world.
January 27, 1984
the pepsi advertisment in which he suffered second degree burns to his scalp due to a pyrotechnics malfunction.
May 14, 1984
he is invited to the white house to receive an award for his support of charities
'We are the world' with Lionel Ritchie is released to raise money for Africa, becoming one of the best selling singles of all time.
His skin colour starts to fade.
'bad' is released.The Bad album spawned seven hit singles in the U.S., five of which ("I Just Can't Stop Loving You", "Bad", "The Way You Make Me Feel", "Man in the Mirror" and "Dirty Diana") reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. Michael Jackson won one Grammy for Best Music Video.Jackson won an Award of Achievement at the American Music Awards because Bad is the first album ever to generate five number one singles in the US, the first album to top in 25 countries and the best-selling album worldwide in 1987 and in 1988
bad wins an american music award. bad tour begins and he even broke a guinness world record because of the outstanding number of people who attended his concerts.
autobiography released. moonwalker film is released.
Neverland ranch is bought. It includes a Menagerie, a movie theatre and an amusement park
accused of molestation
marries lisa marie presley
HIStory is released
his first child is born followed by another in 1998
second marriage divorced
for more details about his albums/ achievements please visit www.michaeljackson.com
invincible is released
this is it is announced but he dies three weeks before the actual series of concerts that sold over one million tickets in less than 2 hours
· 8 years ago