Born Michael Joseph Jackson in August 1958 in Indiana are an American pop singer, songwriter, and a dance. Elizabeth Taylor gave the title of ‘King of Pop.’ His album, Thriller, is known as an all-time bestselling album. His Thriller album in the year 2016 was given 30 times platinum. He was also known for his Dangerous and Bad collections. He is the first black singer to be aired on the MTV video channel. This single success crashed all racial barriers in the music sphere. He is known for his unique dance steps which include sidewalk, moonwalker, and the thriller dance. Michael gave over 500 million to support various charities. He died in 2009.
The English band was founded in 1960 in Liverpool. The band membership includes; George Harrison, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and John Lennon. They were known for the following albums; Revolver released in 1966, Abbey Road published in 1969, and Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club in 1967. The band was known as the most influential rock band in the 60’s and 70’s, although they tried out other genres like hard rock and Indian ballads.
Elvis was an actor and a musician. He was known for his hit singles like; Hound Dog, Jailhouse Rock, Heartbreak Hotel and Love Me Tender. He lost focus in his musical career after his release of Love me Tender. He passed away in 1977 from a heart attack as a result of overeating of junk food and drug overdose.
Born David Robert Jones in 1967 in London, David was an English singer, an artist, a philosopher, and an actor. His mother was a waitress while his dad was a fundraiser. He was also a rock star and touched many musical genres with his songs; from industrial to psychedelic folk. Besides music, the influence was also felt in the fashion world and generally in the pop culture. He passed away in 2016, in January.
Jimi was born in 1942, on the 27th of November. He was a singer, a guitarist and a songwriter. His musical career lasts for only four short years. Besides that, he is known as the most celebrated electric guitarists of all time in the history of pop music. He is recognized as one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. He is described as the most significant instrumentalist in the history of rock music by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He died on the 18th of September 1970.
Born Robert Nesta Bob on February 1945in Jamaica. Bob is a songwriter and a singer. His songs were a blend of reggae, rocksteady, and ska. He began his musical career with a group known as ‘The Wailers’ in 1963. The band separated in 1974, which gave Marley the motivation to go solo in his career. He relocated to London and released his first album Exodus in 1977. This album sold over 75 million copies worldwide and became one of the best-selling albums of all time. He was diagnosed with a sickness called acral lentiginous melanoma. He later passed on in 1981 at the young age of 36.