Michael Jackson: the magic, the madness, the whole story, 1958-2009

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So much has how been said and written about the life and career of Michael Jackson that it has become almost impossible to disentangle the man from the myth. This book is the fruit of over 30 years of research and hundreds of exclusive interviews with a remarkable level of access to the very closest circles of the Jackson family - including Michael himself. Cutting through tabloid rumours, J. Randy Taraborrelli traces the real story behind Michael Jackson, from his drilling as a child star through the blooming of his talent to his ever-changing personal appearance and bizarre publicity stunts. This major biography includes the behind-the-scenes story to many of the landmarks in Jackson's life: his legal and commercial battles, his marriages to Lisa Marie Presley and Debbie Rowe, his passions and addictions, his children. Objective and revealing, it carries the hallmarks of all of Taraborrelli's best-sellers: impeccable research, brilliant storytelling and definitive documentation.
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subject_facet Jackson, Michael, -- 1958-2009
Jackson, Michael, -- 1958-2009 -- Family relationships
Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography
title_display Michael Jackson : the magic, the madness, the whole story, 1958-2009
title_full Michael Jackson : the magic, the madness, the whole story, 1958-2009 / J. Randy Taraborrelli
Michael Jackson The Magic, the Madness, the Whole Story, 1958-2009
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title_sub the magic, the madness, the whole story, 1958-2009
topic_facet Biography & Autobiography
Family relationships
Jackson, Michael
Performing Arts
Rock musicians