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Well despite being called the King of Pop Michael Jackson had his share of money problems to say the least one report that he was earning twenty million dollars a year while spending thirty -- not a great ratio.
Much of that money of course went to legal costs which you can't discount the music that gets and the cash that came in -- that.
And continues to generate a lot of income case and -- Since his death in just 24 hours Amazon.com reports.
The fifteen top CDs and top dvds sold today all Michael -- In his career Jackson had fourteen number one hits and -- billboard hot.
100 charts but doesn't even include the four number ones he had with his Brothers -- is part of the Jackson 5 in the seventies but.
What were his biggest hit singles you're -- Jackson's top five our own top number one Tracy -- -- -- -- each race.
I had that.
-- And I remember where I was when I saw thriller for the first time as well.
Think we used to have parties where we sit down for the premieres of these things you know invite a lot different -- let's get right to the top five beat it is never far.
This is the third single on thriller actually Billie Jean came first the best is that there was a guitar solo.
-- and count played on the song and this was just.
I mean what has any anti union got everything -- on.
You know you may actually rob was saying was he was six feet tall but he was just something evil thing what a great -- -- -- yeah.
But -- billboard top for -- three weeks.
Three weeks a big job number of war.
I didn't realize rock when he was Little Rock with you in 1980.
-- this don't stop T get enough which was just it's an amazing so this is.
From the album off the wall which again I had I depicted all that I could get favorite -- and everything not the wall -- great album but this was four weeks of the top.
Now number three the -- Irony for number three is that in 1985.
That's when Michael Jackson.
Outbid Paul McCartney's for The Beatles tunes but -- earlier he did -- -- Well the first -- 1982 they did the girl is mine then they came back and did say say say.
And as you said then of course so they didn't do great songs together and then in 85 Michael Jackson goes on to outfit them and they have been apparently never spoke again and -- I -- our.
Only Paul McCartney is this although he didn't give very nice eulogy to Michael Jackson and here is a rumor that he wanted to give it back just leave it -- him in his estate and make nice you know and I think yeah we'll see if that might still have a number two.
My favorite actually all time favorite Michael Jackson song black -- -- love this song and this album came and if it is often dangerous it came out for years after bad and no one thought he could pull it off again.
1991 the sound comes out and that I can listen to the song all.
Today second biggest single of his career seven weeks at number one and Guns 'N Roses guitarist.
Slash and had this amazing so.
Is that Miller went into the top five that was in the 90s1991.
But I -- that one yet -- back to 1983 were destroyed -- about it back to Billie Jean this song was amazing.
Could actually he wrote it.
Apparently it's a bit inspired by real life experience a -- accuse him of fathering a child.
So he wrote the song Quincy Jones produced it.
It was number one for seven weeks and 1983 he performed it and this was like -- and also our performance I remember like it was yesterday the moonwalk you name it everything behind hotel -- fifth anniversary yet unbelievable and it made him I think that really -- I think you're right that was the first time he's on -- completely on his own without the Jackson 5 and everything neverland -- -- -- -- -- sat back to back well almost every lap I didn't go for the -- I.
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