Michael Jackson the king of pop is an all-time favorite artist for people of all-ages. He swept away everyone’s heart with his mesmerizing performance. Michael also came around the world as fashion icon. He kick-started his musical career as a member of Jackson 5 group in the year 1968. At the age of 14, in 1972, he released his first solo album ‘Got to be there’. As an adult artist, his first solo album is ‘Off the wall’, which was released in 1979.
Below are Michael Jackson’s five best selling albums which remain fresh in our minds till date.
Thriller is the best selling album of Michael Jackson. It is his sixth studio album and was released on November 30, 1982. It has sold 65-110 million copies.
Bad is Michael Jackson’s seventh studio album. It was released in the year 1987. It was believed to be sold up to 45 million copies worldwide.
Michael Jackson eighth studio album, Dangerous is his third best selling album. It was released in the year 1991. Its theme concentrated on Child welfare, racism, poverty, romance, paranoia, and self-improvement and runs for 77 minutes. Over 32 million albums were sold worldwide.
History: Past, Present and Future, Book I:
HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book I is the fourth best selling album of Michael Jackson. It is his ninth studio album and was released in the year 1995. It is the fourth album under the label MJJ productions. HIStory has sold more than 20 million albums around the world and is the best selling multiple disc album ever.
Off the Wall:
Off the Wall is Michael Jackson’s fifth studio album. It was released on 10th august 1979. It has sold more than 20 million copies worldwide. It is his first album to sing four solo in the same album.
Though the legendary pop singer is not alive now, his work will live in our hearts forever and generations after generation.