Michael Jackson-his multiple relationships, girlfriend, controversies, and career!
The life of the King of pop music the late Michael Jackson is shroud in mystery. He was a highly talented musician but suffered a lot at the personal front. He released many chart-busting albums and songs including the popular Girlfriend, but he was later caught up in legal issues and drugs which also took away his life. Michael had multiple relationships. A, look back at the pop star’s girlfriends and albums and songs.
The relationships-real and rumored of Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson was only 9 when he indulged in sexual activity in strip clubs. But his first real date was with actress Tatum O’Neal in the 1970s. But his first love was Diana Ross on whom the young singer had a crush. Later, in 1981, Michael fell for model Brooke Shields.
Michael then got close to Lisa Marie Presley and the two got involved in 1993. Soon, he faced allegations of child sexual abuse. This was repeated in 2003. Michael got into drugs and Lisa supposed him during this and his rehab. Michael proposed to Lisa on phone and the two wed on 26 May 1994 in am an intimate ceremony in the Dominican Republic. But by August 1996, the couple has called it quits. But he also had a physical relationship with Debbie Rowe who was the assistant of his dermatologist. She was, pregnant with his child but miscarried it in March 1996.
More on the relationships of Michael
After the finalization of his divorce with Lisa, Michael wed Debbie on 13 November 1996 in Sydney in Australia. The couple had two kids; son Prince (b. 1997) and daughter Paris (b.1998). On 8 October 1999, Michael and Debbie divorced. On 21 February 2002, Michael’s third child son Prince Michael Jackson II was born to an unnamed surrogate mother.
Despite his relationships with women, people suspected his sexuality and called him gay and even asexual. And later, he was accused of perverted sex and pedophilia.
Michael Jackson – his career
Michael Jackson was the eighth of the ten kids of Joe Jackson and Katherine. Since 1964, he was part of the family music band called Jackson 5. He performed and toured with this band. They would do the opening acts for other great singers and also perform at black clubs and strip clubs.
They also recorded several songs with Steeltown Records. Their first TV appearance was in 1969 at the Miss Black America Pageant. Their songs Aldo made it in the top music charts.
Young Michael also did solo songs and albums which included Got to Be There in 1972 and Forever Michael in 1975. His 5th solo album was called Off the Wall in 1979. It made him super famous and established him as a great solo performer. The song Girlfriend in it was particularly popular with the masses worldwide. His fame continued to soar until legal issues and drug problems entered his life. This affected his career and he spiraled into mental issues and ultimately death on 25 June 2009.