The singer admits he wasn't always nice in the past
Get all the latest news, photos and videos from the indisputable King of Pop, the late, great Michael Jackson.
Real Name: Michael Joseph Jackson
Born: August 29 1958
Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, U.S.
Did you know?
'Thriller' is the biggest-selling album of all time.
Michael Jackson has sold more than 300 million records worldwide.
Jackson once described his close friend Elizabeth Taylor as 'a warm cuddle blanket that I love to snuggle up to and cover myself with.'
He was a vegetarian.
Jackson picked up his iconic moonwalk move from street dancers he saw outside his hotel.
How Michael found fame:
Michael Jackson was the lead singer in The Jackson 5 before going on to become the most famous musician of all time.
A previously unreleased Michael Jackson track called 'Don't Be Messin' Around' has been officially unveiled.
The Jackson 5 are looking at the possibility of taking a hologram of their late brother on tour
Home where the late pop prince passed away is put on the market for a whopping $23.9 million.
The Jackson family, Justin Bieber and Quincy Jones attend the Hand and Footprint ceremony at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in honour of the late Michael Jackson
JLS, Alexandra Burke, Leona Lewis, The Jacksons, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, Pixie Lott, Cee Lo Green and Diversity are all performing tonight in Cardiff to celebrate the King of Pop.
Prince, Paris, Blanket, La Toya and Katherine Jackson donate Michael's drawings to the Children's Hospital in L.A.
Michael's "Thriller" jacket could be yours for $200,000...