Birth Name: Michael Joseph Jackson Born: 1958/08/29 Birth Place: Gary, Indiana, U.S. Died: 2009/06/25 Years Active: 1964–2009 Genres: Pop, Dance, Rock, R&B, Soul, New Jack Swing
Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American recording artist, dancer, singer-songwriter, musician and philanthropist. Referred to as the King of Pop, Jackson is recognized as the most successful entertainer of all time by Guinness World Records. His contribution to music, dance and fashion, along with a much-publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades. The eighth child of the Jackson family, he debuted on the professional music scene along with his brothers as a member of The Jackson 5 in the mid-1960s, and began his solo career in 1971.
In the early 1980s, Jackson became a dominant figure in popular music. The m... Continue Bio >>
Michael Jackson Come join members of the Estate of Michael Jackson and the Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil cast to celebrate the King of Pop's birthday at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
The Fourth Annual Michael Jackson One Celebration of The King of Pop’s Birthday With Michael’s birthday falling on a Monday this year, the Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil decided to make the 4th annual Michael Jackson ONE celebration in honor of the King of Pop’s birthday a three day affair starting on Saturday, August 27.
There will be a special meet and greet with members of the Estate team and other special guests before the 7pm performance on each of Saturday, Sunday and, of course, Monday night. And each meet and greet will offer something unique. During the meet and greet on Saturday evening, the Estate, joined by members of the Michael Jackson ONE cast, will reveal a change to the décor of the theater lobby that will be seen for the first time by those attending that evening’s performances.More details about what that change is and on the other two meet and greet events will be posted in the coming weeks.
And for the afternoon of Michael’s birthday, there will be a book signing hosted by the Michael Jackson ONE Boutique, a special performance by the Michael Jackson ONE cast in the theater and a super special activity that gives a few very lucky Michael Jackson fans an opportunity to display their knowledge of Michael’s music. There will also be a special Michael Jackson ONE Commemorative Ticket for these shows that guests will be able to keep as a souvenir. More details on Monday afternoon’s activities and how to be chosen as one of those lucky fans will be coming soon.
All activities during the 3 days will be open to those attending any of the performances of Michael Jackson ONE on the Saturday, Sunday and Monday of the celebration and we are pleased to once also extend an exclusive offer from Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino for the birthday week including special room rates and a gift bag.
Gather together with other Michael Jackson fans for a festive celebration in Las Vegas and spend all or part of the 3-day MJ weekend enjoying the city, the Mandalay Bay property and, of course, Michael Jackson ONE, an electrifying and heartfelt tribute to the work, innovative spirit, and legacy of Michael Jackson – the King of Pop.
Join us to celebrate Michael’s birthday and stay tuned for more details to come!
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and to purchase tickets, visit Cirque du Soleil (cirquedusoleil.com/mjone). Friday 20th of May 2016 06:42:02 PM