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10 Lesser Known Facts About The King of Pop Michael Jackson You Probably didn’t Know Before

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We all know what place Michael Jackson has in the world of music. He is known as The King Of Pop, till date. Jackson started as the lead singer in his family album ‘Jackson 5’ and later became America’s best selling singer, dancer and song lyricist. After singing with his family group he went on to be a solo artist and landed with bestselling albums ever: Thriller, Off The Wall and Bad.

Once he started his career in the music industry, there was not a single time when he did not make his fans go mad after him. He became the superstar, the king of a pop of all time. His music was rebellious, his attitude was rebellious. Then came the time when Michael Jackson was accused as a child abuser.

On June 25, 2009, he died of an overdose of drugs, it was the time he launched his come back tour. The King of Pop died leaving millions of fans behind, who would still swear by his music, dance, and charisma when he performed on stage.

No wonder Michael Jackson made history with his career in music, and this is why we are going to discuss some lesser known fact, about MJ that you probably were unaware of.

1. The unbeatable success of Thriller

 

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When MJ came up with his very own album Thriller, there were no such heights of success that the album didn’t touch. It made a huge success that wrote history in the world of music. It received 8 Grammy Awards and sold 66 million units.

2. He Bought rights to 251 Beatles songs

 

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MJ was a huge fan of The Beatles, he not only bought a number of records of their song the Beatles itself. He bought 251 songs from The Beatles for $47.5 million. He later sold them to Sony for an even bigger amount.

3. He made History’s most expensive video

He made History’s most expensive video

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With a record of most expensive video ever, Scream from MJ’s 1995 History album, made a history of most costly video ever made in 1995.

4. MJ had on stage accident of burning

MJ had on stage accident of burning

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MJ’s life changed when he signed up for Pepsi commercial in 1083. While he was performing on stage, during pyrotechnics his hair caught fire and within a few seconds, he had a patch in the center of his head. This is why he wore a wig for the rest of his life.

5. He bought a zoo for the love of animals

He bought a zoo for the love of animals

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Yep, it might sound unreal but it isn’t. MJ loved animals, as much as he bought a zoo. His first album Ben is named after his pet rat. And you must remember the famous Bubbles.

6. Bubbles were like an adopted son to MJ

Bubbles were like an adopted son to MJ

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For his love of animals, MJ adopted a 3 years old chimpanzee. He would love him and take care of him as his son. MJ shared his room, bathroom and even would eat dinner with Bubbles. He treated him like a stepbrother to his kids.

7. He didn’t turn white on purpose

MJ was always speculated for becoming whiter in the course of his life. In 1993, in an interview with Oprah, he disclosed that he has vitiligo. Vitiligo is a condition in which the skin loses pigmentation. However, people didn’t believe it and continued to think that he bleached his body. But in 2009 after his death, it was confirmed by autopsy that he did have vitiligo, indeed.

8. He patented gravity cheat boots

In 1988 for the video of Smooth Criminal, MJ is seen doing a 45-degree leaning move that made his fans go head over heels for him. It turned out that it was a stage technique that he invented. He invented the shoes that would let them do a 45-degree lean.

9. MJ’s sister confirmed in two interviews that he was a pedophile

MJ’s sister La Toya

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MJ was accused of child abuse and in 1993 his own sister La Toya said in an interview that she saw MJ giving checks to children’s parents. She also said that “Now you stop and think for one second and you tell me, what 35-year-old man is going to take a little boy and stay with him for 30 days?”

10. MJ wanted to buy ‘Elephant Man’ skeleton

MJ wanted to buy ‘Elephant Man' skeleton

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In a radio interview, Chief Administrator of London Hospital Medical College confirmed that MJ offered a huge amount to buy the skeleton of the Elephant Man. He went up to offer $1 million but they didn’t sell the skeleton at all. However, in the interview with Oprah, MJ denied anything like that to be true.

After a point in time when life seems to be settled and the things that you once desired has been accomplished you try to search for new horizons. One such new horizon was. It was only a year ago that I started this journey and now the journey has become a part of my existence.

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Spider-Man: Far From Home Bags Title Of Second Best Fourth July Weekend Collection After Transformers

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Most of us have already watched Marvel Studios’ Spider-Man: Far From Home and those who haven’t will surely watch after reading this article. This is all about the winning success of all time favorite superhero “Spider-Man”. Ever since it hit the theaters it has not to scene a bad day. The movie has already impressed fans all across the globe and we are still counting.

What attracted us the most is that Spider-Man: Far From Home has become the second hit movie after Transformers: Dark of the Moon, that earned the most in the 4th of July weekend.

According to the source, the three-day long weekend i.e of 4th of July proved to be very beneficial for the new Spider-Man movie Spider-Man: Far From Home. It became the second best movie ever after Transformers: Dark of the Moon to reach that figure.

In the three days long weekend only it earns $93.6 million, before that only Transformers: Dark of the Moon has the record which is still leading with $97.9 million. Until now the movie has grabbed about $185.1 million on US box office, that is huge to reach the figure. Talking about the entire haul across the globe, the movie has grabbed about $580.1 million.

In the three days long weekend only it earns $93.6 million

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The earlier Spider-Man movies such as Spider-Man 3 still holds the bigger records of making about $890.9 million. While Spider-Man Home Coming grabbed $880.2 million. No biggie if the new Spiderman movie reached this high figure or close to it again this time, as the fans are going gaga over the movie and its big opening.

You can also read: Forget About Avengers Endgame! Now Wait for 6 Hollywood Super Hit Movies to Watch This Year 2019

Boxoffice Mojo provides complete data of the movie and its Box office records. With $580 million worldwide, Spider-Man Far From Home becomes the Sony Picture’s biggest hit of 2019. This only alone has lifted the studio from the fifth place at the box office.

It is the sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming(2017) and the twenty-third film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Written by Chris Mckenna and Erik Sommers, directed by Jon Watts, the move has become the sixth highest-grossing film of 2019 and was positively reviewed. The critics have praised the role of Tom Holland and Jake Gyllenhaal the most. The movie has scored 8.1/10 rating by IMDb, which is a generous one sure entices fans to go and watch the movie.

The Box office collection is predicted to go up this week also and may reach a greater number by this weekend, too, worldwide. The action-packed movie showcases steady plotline and attractive action scenes to leave the viewers spellbound. The hint of humor also gives the movie a great kick and makes it worth watching, on the whole.

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Horror and thriller movies are loved by all. But how many have you guts to watch the scariest movies of the planet? There are a lot of films that are scary and worth giving a watch or two, but there are some scary movies that are not meant to be watched by all. Only people with a rock heart and iron balls can actually watch them. You think we are kidding right? Well, there are several movies that are super scary to be watched by sensitive people.

Check the list below and find out how many of them have you watched or have guts to watch.

1. The Descent

Though the movie is about survival, it will scare you to continue to live. If getting trapped with less hope of escape isn’t your nightmare then you can survive this movie. Neil Marshall chose to scare the shit out of you by the zombie kind of murderous humanoids. Blood, fear, tension all these are part of the plot.

2. The Inside

Bloodshed is one thing, but bloodstreams are beyond toleration. The amount of blood and violence might just make you feel sick and force you to return home immediately.

3. Cannibal Holocaust

This 1980 film was band in about 50 countries. The plot revolves around cannibal tribes and includes bloodshed and animal slaughter and that too repeatedly. Try to watch it if have no problem with such inhumanity.

4. Audition

This movie will make all the husbands scared of their wives for some time. Creepy psycho wife in the movie makes the movie doubly dangerous.

5. Martyrs

French horror is always one of its kind. This brutal film will make you cringe and squint. Flesh, blood, what not.

6. I’ve seen the Devil

Yeah, after watching the film you’re gonna say the same thing. Torture, sheer torture, as the deathly chase never ends. The movie will leave you bewildered, rest we can’t really say.

7. Them

The movie has a unique theme. The teenagers are representing threat and fear here. Actually one must give this movie a watch. But try to press ‘pause’ less often.

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Check the List of These 7 Celebs Who Shoot to Fame by Leaking Their Private Clips

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The entertainment industry has several faces, some made their name big with their talent and skills and some notoriously shoot to fame. Where on the one had people go through a number of auditions, and on the other hand some celebs didn’t have to wait for that to happen. Hollywood has many faces who, too, shoot to fame by being notorious rather than famous. And the quest seems to be of getting fame, be it through any means.

What is necessary for the industry today, is to be popular. In today’s age of YouTube and Facebook, shooting to fame can be done overnight.

Similarly, here is the list of those who received fame and public recognition by their leaked private tape.

1. Paige

 

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The WWE women wrestler, received recognition when her private pictures were stolen from her cell phone. The images were explicit and soon released online, that outrages WWE fans. However, the picture-perfect wrestler made several headlines and rose to fame almost immediately after the incident.

2. Tulisa

 

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Though she was already famous before her s*x tape was leaked, but soon after she released the tape she was voted FHM’s world’s s*xiest woman.

3. Paris Hilton

 

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In 2004 Hilton’s s*x tape with boyfriend, Rick Solomon was released. The tape made Paris an overnight star.

4. Imogen Thomas

 

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Her ex-boyfriend Leighton Brookfield posted their s*x video online. She even said, “I felt violated when my ex sold very private moment of both of us.”

5. Pamela Anderson

 

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Anderson’s honeymoon tape with husband Tommy Lee was stolen from their home and was published online. The event didn’t make her famous but it sure updated her profile.

6. Kendra Wilkinson

 

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She dated Playboy founder Hugh Hefner for five years. Her tape was filmed when she was 18 years old but it was released in 2010, almost 7 years later.

7. Kim Kardashian

 

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Kim Kardashian made a highly successful business empire out of her s*x tape. Shooting to fame just came as a bonus.

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