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"King Of Pop" Michael Jackson -- Celebrates His 50th Birthday

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25 AUGUST 2008 - On Friday 29th August 2008 the worlds greatest pop music icon celebrates 50 years and reflects on a monumental career that has so far spanned 4 decades and made him one of the most successful artists in the history of popular music.

From the release in 1971 of his first solo single, "Got To Be There" through to his last studio album "Invincible" Michael Jackson has sold over 750 million units worldwide. His many achievements include 13 Grammy Awards, 13 billboard number one singles, 2 Guinness World Records and he has been inducted into the Rock and Roll hall of fame twice.

To commemorate his birthday and this astonishing career Michael Jackson releases "King Of Pop: The New Zealand Collection", a retrospective album of 17 hit singles as voted by his New Zealand fans on Stuff.co.nz 1 - Billie Jean 2 - Thriller 3 - Don't Stop Till You Get Enough 4 - Man In The Mirror 5 - Black Or White 6 - Blame It On The Boogie 7 - Beat It 8 - Smooth Criminal 9 - Bad 10 - Rock With You 11 - The Way You Make Me Feel 12 - Heal The World 13 - Scream 14 - Dirty Diana 15 - Remember The Time 16 - They Don't Care About Us 17 - Stranger In Moscow

"King Of Pop: The New Zealand Collection" in stores Monday 25th August.

Visit dance.michaeljackson.com and experience MICHAEL JACKSON 'DANCE' the game where you can have Michael dance to some of his most famous songs and compete with other fans from around the globe!

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