Michael Jackson was an American singer and performer widely held as one of the most successful entertainers of all time. While his distinctive sound and style has been of great influence to numerous hip hop, post-disco, contemporary R&B, pop, and rock artists, it was his angelic dance style that continues to be one of the popular styles of dance. A music aficionado and enthusiast, Jackson changed the way people looked on at music and created a never-ending craze with his chartbusters and best-sellers. He gave pop and rock its life and blood and wrote chapters in the history of music that would long live for centuries to come. A music propeller in the truest sense, it was his outstanding gift and prodigious talent that made him a sensation globally. His countless awards and honorific titles, such as “King of Pop” and “Artist” of the: Decade, Generation, Century and Millennium are a glaring testimony to his enthralling musical career.