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George Michael Michael Jackson
Born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou
(1963-06-25)25 June 1963
East Finchley, Middlesex, England
Michael Joseph Jackson
(1958-08-29)August 29, 1958
Gary, Indiana, U.S.
Died 25 December 2016(2016-12-25) (aged 53)
Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England
June 25, 2009(2009-06-25) (aged 50)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Singer
songwriter
record producer
philanthropist
Singer
songwriter
dancer
record producer
Years active 1981–2016 --
Genres Pop
post-disco
R&B
dance-pop
blue-eyed soul
Pop
soul
funk
rhythm and blues
rock
disco
post-disco
dance-pop
new jack swing
Labels Innervision
Columbia
Epic
Virgin
DreamWorks
Polydor
Sony
Aegean
Steeltown
Motown
Epic
Legacy
Sony
MJJ Productions
Associated acts Wham!
Boogie Box High
Pepsi & Shirlie
Stevie Wonder
Elton John
Aretha Franklin
Queen
Whitney Houston
Mary J. Blige
Mutya Buena
Tony Bennett
Paul McCartney
Nile Rodgers
The Jackson 5
Awards and nominations

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Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
1986 "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" Most Performed Songs Won
"Careless Whisper" Won
"Everything She Wants" Won
1987 "I'm Your Man" Won
1989 "Faith" Won
"One More Try" Won
"Father Figure" Won
1990 "Kissing a Fool" Won
"Heaven Help Me" Won
1992 "Praying for Time" Won
1997 "Jesus to a Child" Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1986 Wham! Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group Video Artist Won
"Careless Whisper" Favorite Pop/Rock Single Nominated
1988 George Michael Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Nominated
1989 George Michael Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Won
Faith Favorite Pop/Rock Album Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Album Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1985 Himself Top Producer Nominated
1986 Nominated
Top Hot 100 Artist Nominated
"A Different Corner" Top Hot 100 Song Nominated
Top Adult Contemporary Single Nominated
1987 Himself Top Hot 100 Artist Nominated
Top Hot 100 Artist - Male Won
Top Dance Club Play Artist Nominated
Top Dance Sales Artist Nominated
Top Producer Nominated
"I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)" Top Hot 100 Song Nominated
"I Want Your Sex" Nominated
Top Dance Club Play Single Nominated
Top Dance Sales Single Nominated
Top Hot Crossover Single Nominated
1988 Himself Top Artist Won
Top Male Artist Won
Top Billboard 200 Artist Won
Top Billboard 200 Artist - Male Won
Top Hot 100 Artist Won
Top Hot 100 Artist - Male Won
Top Crossover Artist Won
Top R&B Artist Nominated
Top R&B Artist - Male Nominated
Top R&B Album Artist Nominated
Top R&B Album Artist - Male Nominated
Top R&B Singles Artist Nominated
Top R&B Singles Artist - Male Nominated
Top Adult Contemporary Artist Nominated
Top Adult Contemporary Artist - Male Nominated
Top Dance Club Play Artist Nominated
Top Dance Club Play Artist - Male Nominated
Top Dance Sales Artist Nominated
"Faith" Top Hot 100 Song Won
Faith Top Billboard 200 Album Won
Top Compact Disk Won
Top R&B Album Nominated
1989 Faith Top Billboard 200 Album Won
2004 Himself Top Hot Dance Singles Sales Artist Nominated
"Amazing" Top Hot Dance Sales Single of the Year Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1984 Wham! British Breakthrough Act Nominated
1985 Wham! British Group Won
"Careless Whisper" British Single of the Year Nominated
"Last Christmas" British Video of the Year Nominated
"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" British Video of the Year Nominated
1986 Wham! Outstanding Contribution to Music Won
1988 George Michael British Male Solo Artist Won
Faith British Album of the Year Nominated
1989 George Michael British Male Solo Artist Nominated
1991 George Michael British Male Solo Artist Nominated
British Producer of the Year Nominated
Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 British Album of the Year Won
"Freedom! '90" British Video of the Year Nominated
1992 George Michael British Male Solo Artist Nominated
1993 George Michael British Male Solo Artist Nominated
"Too Funky" British Video of the Year Nominated
1997 George Michael British Male Solo Artist Won
Older British Album of the Year Nominated
"Fastlove" British Single of the Year Nominated
British Video of the Year Nominated
1999 "Outside" British Single of the Year Nominated
British Video of the Year Nominated
2005 "Amazing" British Single of the Year Nominated
2007 George Michael British Live Act Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2014 "Let Her Down Easy" Best Music Video Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1999 "Outside" Pop Promo Video with a budget over £40.000 Wood Pencil

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1997 George Michael Foreign Male Singer Won
Older International Album Won
"Fastlove, Pt. 1" International Hit Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2000 Himself Best International Male Nominated
2005

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1998 George Michael Årets Udenlandske Sanger Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2005 Patience Outstanding Music Artist Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1988 "I Want Your Sex" Worst Original Song Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1988 "I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)" Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals Won
1989 Faith Album of the Year Won
"Father Figure" Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Nominated
1992 "Freedom! '90" Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Nominated
1993 "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals Nominated
2001 Songs from the Last Century Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album Nominated
2005 "Amazing" Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical Nominated
"Flawless (Go to the City)" Best Music Video Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2010 George Michael Live in Australia Best International Contemporary Music Concert Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1994 Five Live Best Concert Album Won
1997 Older Best Foreign Album Won
1999 Ladies & Gentlemen: The Best of George Michael Nominated
2000 Songs from the Last Century Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2005 "Flawless (Go to the City)" Best Dance Video Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1989 Himself Artist of the Year Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1985 George Michael Songwriter of the Year Won
"Careless Whisper" Most Performed Work Won
Best Song Musically and Lyrically Nominated
"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" International Hit of the Year Nominated
1987 "The Edge of Heaven" Nominated
1989 "Faith" Won
"Father Figure" Best Contemporary Song Nominated
George Michael Songwriter of the Year Won
1997 Won
"Fastlove " Most Performed Work Won
2005 "Amazing" PRS Most Performed Work Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1985 Make It Big International Album of the Year Nominated
"Careless Whisper" International Single of the Year Nominated
"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" Nominated
1989 "Faith" Nominated
Faith International Album of the Year Nominated
George Michael International Entertainer of the Year Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1996 "Fastlove" MTV Amour Nominated
George Michael Best Male Won
1997 Nominated
1999 Nominated
"As" Best Song Nominated
Best Video Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1988 "Father Figure" Best Direction in a Video Won
Best Cinematography in a Video Nominated
"Faith" Best Art Direction in a Video Nominated
1989 George Michael Video Vanguard (Career Achievement) Won
1991 "Freedom! '90" Best Cinematography in a Video Nominated
Best Direction in a Video Nominated
Best Male Video Nominated
Best Art Direction in a Video Nominated
Best Editing in a Video Nominated
1993 "Papa Was a Rollin' Stone" International Viewer's Choice Award—MTV Europe Won
Best Male Video Nominated
Breakthrough Video Nominated
1996 "Fastlove" International Viewer's Choice Award—MTV Europe Won
Best Dance Video Nominated
Best Choreography in a Video Nominated
2009 "Freedom! '90" Best Video (That Should Have Won a Moonman) Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2018 Himself Catalogue Marketing Champaign Won
2021 Pending

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2003 "Freeek!" Best International Video Won
Best Special Effects Won
2005 "Flawless (Go to the City)" Best Pop Video Nominated
Best Director of a Male Artist Nominated
2013 "White Light" Director of the Year Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1997 Himself Best Solo Artist Nominated
2018 Freedom Best Music Film Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1989 The Faith Tour Major Tour of the Year Nominated
Most Creative Stage Production Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1989 Himself Silver Clef Award Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1989 Himself Best Male Solo Singer Nominated
1990 Nominated
Most Fanciable Male Nominated
Best Dressed Person Nominated
Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 Best LP Nominated
"Praying for Time" Best Single Nominated
1991 Himself Best Male Solo Singer Nominated
1996 Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2012 "White Light" Best Pop Video - UK Nominated
2020 "Always" (with Waze & Odyssey, Mary J. Blige & Tommy Theo) Best Dance/Electronic Video - UK Nominated
Best Choreography in a Video Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
1996 "Fastlove" Best International Video Nominated
2002 "Shoot the Dog" Nominated
2006 Twenty Five Best International Music DVD Nominated
2011 Himself Best International Male Nominated
Symphonica Tour Best International Live Nominated
2016 Death of George Michael Best International Průser Nominated

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Award/organization Year Nominee/work Category Result Ref.
African Ambassadors' Spouses Association 2004 Michael Jackson Golden Elephant Award Won
African-American Film Critics Association 2009 This Is It Special Achievement Award Honoree
American Black Achievement Awards 1980 Michael Jackson The Music Award Honoree
1984 Michael Jackson The Music Award Won
1986 "We Are the World" (shared with Harry Belafonte, Ken Kragen, Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie) The Music Award Won
1988 Michael Jackson The Music Award Honoree
American Cinema Awards 1990 Michael Jackson Entertainer of the Decade Honoree
America's Dance Honors 1990 Michael Jackson Dancer of the Decade Honoree
American Music Awards
1980 Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Album Off the Wall Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Song "Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough" Won
1981 Favorite Pop/Rock Album Off the Wall Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Album Off the Wall Won
1984 Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Michael Jackson Won
Favorite Pop/Rock Album Thriller Won
Favorite Pop/Rock Song "Billie Jean" Won
Favorite Pop/Rock Video "Beat It" Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Album Thriller Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Song "Billie Jean" Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Video "Beat It" Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Video "Billie Jean" Nominated
Award of Merit Michael Jackson Honoree
1985 Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Pop/Rock Album Thriller Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Album Thriller Nominated
1988 Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Song "Bad" Won
1989 Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Achievement Award Michael Jackson Honoree
1993 Favorite Pop/Rock Album Dangerous Won
Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Album Dangerous Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Song "Remember the Time" Won
International Artist Award Michael Jackson Honoree
1994 Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
1996 Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Michael Jackson Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist Michael Jackson Nominated
2002 Artist of the Century Michael Jackson Honoree
2009 Artist of the Year Michael Jackson Nominated
Favorite Pop/Rock Album Number Ones Won
Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Michael Jackson Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Michael Jackson Won
Favorite Soul/R&B Album Number Ones Won
American Video Awards
1984 "Beat It" Best Performance, Male Won
"Beat It" Best Pop Video Won
1985 Making of Thriller Best Long Form Video Won
Making of Thriller Best Home Video Won
Amusement & Music Operators Association (AMOA)
1984 "Thriller" Best Rock Record of the Year Won
"Beat It" Best Pop Record of the Year Won
"Billie Jean" Best Soul Record of the Year Won
Michael Jackson Most Popular Artist of the Year Won
Apollo Legend Award
2010 Michael Jackson Apollo Legend Award Inducted
Barbados Music Awards
2010 Michael Jackson International Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree
Bambi Awards
2002 Michael Jackson Pop Artist of the Millennium Honoree
BET Walk of Fame
1995 Michael Jackson BET Walk of Fame Inducted
Billboard Music Awards 1992 Michael Jackson Top R&B Artist Nominated
Michael Jackson Special Award commemorating the 10th Anniversary of Thriller Honoree
Dangerous No. 1 World Album Honoree
"Black or White" No. 1 World Single Honoree
1995 "You Are Not Alone" First Ever Hot 100 Debut at #1 Honoree
2002 Michael Jackson Special Award for 1982 album Thriller, which spent more weeks at No. 1 (37) than any other album in the history of the Billboard 200 Honoree
Billboard Music Award for Spotlight
1988 Michael Jackson The first Billboard Spotlight Award for being the first artist in history to have five number-one singles on Billboard Hot 100 from one album, Bad. Honoree
Billboard Video Awards
1983 Michael Jackson Best Performance by a Male Artist Won
"Beat It" Michael Jackson Best Overall Video Won
Michael Jackson Best Choreography Won
Michael Jackson Best Use Of Video To Enhance Artist's Song   Won
Michael Jackson Best Use Of Video To Enhance Artist's Image   Won
1984 "Thriller" Best Long Form Video Won
Best Music Video Won
Billboard Number One Awards
1980 Michael Jackson Top Black Artist   Won
Off The Wall Top Black Album   Won
1983 Michael Jackson Top Pop Artist of the Year Won
Michael Jackson Top Pop Artists - Male Won
Thriller Top Pop Album Won
Michael Jackson Top Pop Album Artist Won
Michael Jackson Top Pop Album Artist-Male Won
Michael Jackson Top Pop Singles Artist Won
Michael Jackson Top Pop Singles Artist- Male Won
Michael Jackson Top Black Artist of the Year Won
Michael Jackson Top Black Artist-Male Won
Michael Jackson Top Black Album Won
Michael Jackson Top Black Album artist Won
Michael Jackson Top Black Album Artists - Male Won
Michael Jackson Top Black Singles Artist Won
Michael Jackson Top Black Singles Artist-Male Won
"Billie Jean / Beat It" Top Disco/Dance Artist Won
Michael Jackson Top Disco Artist Won
Michael Jackson Top Disco Artist-Male Won
Thriller Top U.K. Albums Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Awards
1996 Michael Jackson Favorite Pop Male Award   Won
Black Gold Awards
1984 Michael Jackson Top Male Vocalist Won
Thriller Best Album Won
"Billie Jean" Best Single of the Year Won
"Beat It" Best Video Performance Won
Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame
2021 Michael Jackson Inaugural inductee  Won
Black Radio Exclusive Awards
1983 Michael Jackson Artist of The Year Honoree
1989 Michael Jackson Triple Crown Award for his achievements in pop, rock and soul Honoree
Michael Jackson Humanitarian of the Year Honoree
BMI Urban Awards
1983 Michael Jackson Pop Songwriter of the Year Won
1990 Michael Jackson 1st Michael Jackson Award of Achievement Honoree
Bollywood Movie Awards
1999 Michael Jackson Humanitarian Award Honoree
Boy Scouts of America
1990 Michael Jackson Good Scout Humanitarian Award Honoree
Bravo Otto
1987 Michael Jackson Silver Otto Award Won
1988 Michael Jackson Gold Otto Award Won
1989 Michael Jackson Bronze Otto Award Won
1992 Michael Jackson Gold Otto Award Won
1993 Michael Jackson Gold Otto Award Won
1994 Michael Jackson Gold Otto Award Won
1995 Michael Jackson Gold Otto Award Won
1996 Michael Jackson Silver Otto Award Won
Michael Jackson Platinum Otto/Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree
1997 Michael Jackson Silver Otto Award Won
2009 Michael Jackson Gold Otto Award Won
2010 Michael Jackson Silver Otto Award Won
2011 Michael Jackson Bronze Otto Award Won
Brit awards
1984 Michael Jackson International Artist Won
Thriller British Album of the Year Won
1985 Michael Jackson International Artist Nominated
1988 Michael Jackson International Solo Artist Won
1989 Michael Jackson International Male Solo Artist Won
"Smooth Criminal" British Video of the Year Won
1996 Michael Jackson Artist of a Generation Award Honoree
CableACE Award
1984 "The Making of Thriller" Documentary Special Nominated
1994 Michael Jackson Performance in a Music Special or Series Won
Canadian Black Music Awards
1984 Michael Jackson Top Male Vocalist Won
Entertainer of the Year Won
Thriller Top International Album Won
"Billie Jean" Top International Single Won
Capital Children's Museum 1990 Michael Jackson Humanitarian Award Honoree
Cashbox Awards 1980 Off the Wall Top Soul Album Won
1983 Michael Jackson Number One Male Artist Won
Billie Jean Pop Single Won
Michael Jackson Male-Singles Artist Won
Thriller Black Album Won
Thriller Pop Album Won
Michael Jackson Black Male Artist Won
Michael Jackson Black Male-Singles Artist Won
Billie Jean Black Single Won
1989 Michael Jackson Video Pioneer Award Honoree
Celebrate the Magic Foundation 2002 Michael Jackson Magic Life Award Honoree
Children's Choice Awards 1994 Michael Jackson Caring for Kids Award Honoree
Children Uniting Nations Oscar Celebration 2010 Michael Jackson Angel Award Honoree
Countdown Music and Video Awards 1984 Michael Jackson Special Achievement Honoree
Michael Jackson Most Popular International Act Nominated
Creative Excellence in Business Advertising (CEBA) 1989 Michael Jackson: The Legend Continues Best Production Won
Crenshaw Community Youth & Arts Foundation 1994 Michael Jackson Humanitarian Award Honoree
Danish Music Awards 1996 Michael Jackson Best International Male Artist Won
HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book I Best International Album Won
Echo Awards 1993 Michael Jackson Best International Rock/Pop Male Artist Won
2010 Hall of Fame Inducted
2015 Best Rock/Pop International Artist of the year Nominated
G&P Foundation Angel Ball 2000 Michael Jackson Angel Of Hope Award (for outstanding contribution to the fight against Cancer) Honoree
Genesis Awards 1988 Man in the Mirror   1988 Doris Day Music Award Won
1996 Earth Song   1995 Doris Day Music Award Won
Golden Apple Award 1996 Michael Jackson Sour Apple Nominated
Grammy Award
1979 "Ease on Down the Road" (with Diana Ross) Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group Nominated
1980 "Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough" Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male Won
Best Disco Recording Nominated
1981 Triumph (as The Jacksons) Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group Nominated
1984 Thriller Album of the Year Won
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male Won
"Beat It" Record of the Year Won
Song of the Year Nominated
Best Rock Vocal Performance, Male Won
"The Girl Is Mine" (feat. Paul McCartney) Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group Nominated
"Billie Jean" Song of the Year Nominated
Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male Won
Best Rhythm & Blues Song Won
"Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'" Best Rhythm & Blues Song Nominated
 E.T. the Extra Terrestrial (with Quincy Jones) Best Recording for Children Won
 Thriller (with Quincy Jones) Producer of the Year, Non-Classical Won
1985  "Tell Me I'm Not Dreamin' (Too Good to Be True)" (with Jermaine Jackson) Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group Nominated
Making Michael Jackson's Thriller Best Video Album Won
1986 "We Are the World" (with Lionel Richie) Song of the Year Won
1988 Bad Album of the Year Nominated
Producer of the Year, Non-Classical Nominated
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male Nominated
Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male Nominated
1989 "Man in the Mirror" Record of the Year Nominated
1990 "Leave Me Alone" Best Music Video, Short Form Won
Moonwalker Best Music Video, Long Form Nominated
1993 "Black or White" Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male Nominated
"Jam" Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male Nominated
Best R&B Song Nominated
1996 HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book I Album of the Year Nominated
 "You Are Not Alone" Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Nominated
 "Scream" (with Janet Jackson) Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals Nominated
Best Music Video, Short Form Won
1997 "Earth Song" Best Music Video, Short Form Nominated
2002 "You Rock My World" Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Nominated
2011 "This Is It" Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Nominated
Grammy Legend Award 1993 Michael Jackson Grammy Legend Award Honoree
Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award 2010 Michael Jackson Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree
Grammy Hall of Fame 2008 Thriller Grammy Hall of Fame Inducted
Off the Wall Grammy Hall of Fame Inducted
Hollywood Walk of Fame 1980 The Jacksons Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Honoree
1984 Michael Jackson Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Honoree
Japan Gold Disc Awards 1998 HIStory on Film, Volume II Best International Video Won
2010 Michael Jackson's This Is It Best International Album Won
Juno Awards 1983 Thriller International Album of the Year Nominated
Billie Jean International Single of the Year Won
1989 Bad (album) International Album of the Year Nominated
Michael Jackson International Entertainer of the Year Nominated
1992 Black or White Best Selling Single by a Foreign Artist Nominated
1993 Black or White Best Selling Single (Foreign or Domestic) Nominated
Kora Awards 1999 Michael Jackson Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree
MTV Europe Music Award
1995 Michael Jackson Best Male Won
"You Are Not Alone" Best Song Nominated
1997 Michael Jackson Best Male Nominated
Best R&B Nominated
Best Live Act Nominated
MTV Video Music Awards Japan 2006 Michael Jackson Legend Award Honoree
MTV Movie Awards 1994 "Will You Be There" Best Song in a Movie Won
MTV Video Music Award 1984 "Thriller"   Video of the Year Nominated
Best Male Video Nominated
Best Concept Video Nominated
Best Overall Performance in a Video Won
Best Choreography in a Video Won
Viewer's Choice Won
1988 "Bad" Best Choreography in a Video Nominated
"The Way You Make Me Feel" Best Choreography in a Video Nominated
Himself Video Vanguard Award Honoree
1989 "Leave Me Alone" Video of the Year Nominated
Breakthrough Video Nominated
Viewer's Choice Nominated
"Smooth Criminal" Best Dance Video Nominated
Best Choreography in a Video Nominated
1995 "Scream" (with Janet Jackson) Video of the Year Nominated
Best R&B Video Nominated
Best Dance Video Won
Breakthrough Video Nominated
Viewer's Choice Nominated
MOBO Awards 2009 Michael Jackson Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree
Music Connection 1990 Michael Jackson Man of the Decade Honoree
Muz-TV Awards 2010 Michael Jackson Award for contributions to the international pop-culture Honoree
NAACP Image Award 1980 Michael Jackson Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture Won
1983 Entertainment of the Decade
(Shared with Quincy Jones)
Honoree
1988 Michael Jackson Best Male Artist Won
Bad Best Album Won
 Michael Jackson Leonard Carter Humanitarian Award Honoree
1993 Michael Jackson Entertainer of the Year Honoree
"Black or White" Outstanding Music Video Won
1996 | Michael Jackson Outstanding Male Artist Nominated
"You Are Not Alone" Outstanding Song Nominated
"Scream" (with Janet Jackson) Outstanding Music Video Nominated
"Earth Song" Nominated
2002 "You Rock My World" Outstanding Music Video Won
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special Outstanding Variety Series/Special Won
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special Outstanding Performance in a Variety Series/Special Won
2015 Love Never Felt So Good Outstanding Music Video Nominated
Michael Jackson Outstanding Male Artist Nominated
NARM Gift of Music Awards
1984 Thriller   Best Selling Album Won
"Billie Jean" Best Selling Single Won
The Making of Thriller Best Home Video Won
1993 Dangerous   Best Selling Urban music Recording Male Won
1995 Michael Jackson   The Harry Chapin Memorial Humanitarian Award Honoree
National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters 1992 Michael Jackson Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree
National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 2010 Michael Jackson Hall of Fame Inducted
National Urban Coalition Awards 1989 Michael Jackson Humanitarian Award Honoree
NME Awards 1983 "Thriller" Best Promo Video Won
2017 "Off The Wall" Best Reissue honor Nominated
NRJ Music Awards 2002 Michael Jackson Best International Male Singer Won
2008 Michael Jackson Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree
Oneness Awards 2003 Michael Jackson Power of Oneness Award Honoree
Operation One to One Awards 1992 Michael Jackson Operation One to One Award Honoree
People's Choice Awards
1984 Michael Jackson Best All Round Entertainer of the Year Won
Thriller Favorite Video of the Year Won
1986 "We Are the World" Favorite New Song Won
1989 "Smooth Criminal" Favorite Music Video Won
Michael Jackson Favorite Male Artist Nominated
1996 Michael Jackson Favorite Male Artist Nominated
Pocono Film Festival 2009 Michael Jackson Humanitarian Award Honoree
Presidential honors 1984 Michael Jackson Presidential Humanitarian Award Honoree
1990 Michael Jackson Artist of the Decade Honoree
1992 Michael Jackson Point of Light Ambassador Honoree
Primetime Emmy Award] 1983 Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever: Billie Jean Performance Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1990 "You Were There" Performed By Michael Jackson At Sammy Davis Jr's 60th Birthday Celebration Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1992 Michael Jackson Best Pop Male Vocalist Won
"Black or White" Video Of The Year   Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1998 Michael Jackson Best Foreign Male Singer Won
Best Show of the Year - 1997 Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1993 Michael Jackson Golden Lion Honoree

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2003 Michael Jackson Humanitarian Award Honoree

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1988 Thriller Video of the 80's Honoree
1988 Michael Jackson Star of the 80's Honoree

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2014 Michael Jackson Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame Inducted

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1997 The Jackson 5 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducted
2001 Michael Jackson Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducted

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1987 Michael Jackson Best International Artist Won
1992 Dangerous Best International Album Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1979 Michael Jackson (for The Wiz) Best Supporting Actor Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1987 Michael Jackson Best Male Singer Won
1988 Michael Jackson Best Male Solo Singer Won
1992 Michael Jackson Best Male Solo Singer Won
1993 Michael Jackson Best Male Solo Singer Won
1994 Michael Jackson Best Male Solo Singer Nominated
1995 Michael Jackson Best Male Singer Won
1996 Michael Jackson Best Male Singer Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2002 Michael Jackson Songwriters Hall of Fame Inducted

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1988 "Bad" Best Single - Male Won
Bad Album of the Year - Male Won
"The Way You Make Me Feel" Best Music Video Nominated
1989 Michael Jackson Sammy Davis Jr. Award for Entertainer of the Year Honoree
Heritage Award for Career Achievement Honoree
Man in the Mirror Best R&B/Soul Single – Male Won
Best R&B/Urban Contemporary Music Video Won
Best R&B/Urban Contemporary Song of the Year Nominated
1992 "Black Or White" Best R&B/Soul Single – Male Nominated
Best Music Video Nominated
1993 Michael Jackson Humanitarian Award Honoree
Dangerous Best R&B/Soul Album – Male Won
"Remember the Time" Best R&B/Soul Single – Male Won
Best Music Video Nominated
1996 "You Are Not Alone" Best R&B/Soul Single - Male Nominated
HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book I Best R&B/Soul Album of the Year - Male Nominated
"Scream" (with Janet Jackson) Best R&B/Soul or Rap Music Video Nominated
2009 Michael Jackson Sammy Davis Jr. Entertainer of the Year Honoree
2014 "Love Never Felt So Good" (with Justin Timberlake) Song of the Year Nominated
Best Collaboration Nominated
"Xscape" Album of the Year Nominated

Hall of Fame
Year Nominee / work Award Result
1995 Michael Jackson Hall of Fame Inducted

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2002 Michael Jackson (for Men in Black II) Most Distracting Celebrity Cameo Appearance Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2010 This Is It Choice Movie: Dance Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1983 Michael Jackson Artist of the Year Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1996 Michael Jackson Best International Singer Won
1996 "Earth Song" Best International Video Clip Won
1997 Michael Jackson Best International Singer Won
1997 Michael Jackson Best Live Act Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2007 Moonwalking on Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever Televisions Greatest Music Moment Nominated

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2004 Michael Jackson UK Music Hall of Fame Inducted

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1988 Michael Jackson Frederick Patterson Award Honoree
Doctor of Humane Letters Honoree

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2009 Thriller   Historical, Cultural or Aesthetic Significance Inducted

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1989 Moonwalker Favorite Music Video Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2010 Michael Jackson Legend Of The Year Won

VH1 Honors
Year Nominee / work Award Result
1995 Michael Jackson International Humanitarian Award Honoree

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2012 Behind The Mask Online Film & Video/Best Editing Won

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2002 Michael Jackson World Arts Award 2002 Honoree

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1989 "Dirty Diana" Viewers Choice #1 Video Won
1993 Michael Jackson Best Selling U.S. Artist of the Year Won
Michael Jackson World's Best Selling Pop Artist Won
1996 Michael Jackson Best Selling Male Artist Won
Michael Jackson Best Selling American Artist Won
Michael Jackson Best Selling R&B Artist Won
2008 Michael Jackson World's Best Selling Pop/Rock Male Artist Nominated

Special honors
Year Nominee / work Award Result
1993 Michael Jackson World's Best Selling Artist of the Era Honoree
1996 Michael Jackson Best Selling Artist Ever Honoree
Thriller Best Selling Record of All Time Honoree
2000 Michael Jackson Best Selling Male Artist of the Millennium Honoree
2006 Michael Jackson Diamond Award Honoree

Philips Hall of Fame
Year Nominee / work Award Result
1989 Michael Jackson Philips Hall of Fame Inducted

Year Nominee / work Award Result
1984 Thriller Best-selling album of all time Record
Michael Jackson Most Grammy wins in one night Record
1986 Michael Jackson Highest-paid commercial spokesperson Eliminated
1988 Bad at Wembley Stadium Most successful concert series Eliminated
Bad Highest-grossing tour by a male solo artist Eliminated
1990 Michael Jackson Highest fees for an entertainer Eliminated
1996 "Scream" (Shared with Janet Jackson) Most expensive short film Record
1997 Thriller Best-selling album by a male soloist in the UK Record
1999 Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson Most successful siblings Record
Michael Jackson Youngest vocalist to top the US singles chart Eliminated
2000 Michael Jackson Most charities supported by a pop star Record
Michael Jackson Longest span of No. 1 hits by an R&B artist Eliminated
2002 Ghosts Longest music video Eliminated
Making Michael Jackson's Thriller Best-selling music video Record
2006 "You Are Not Alone" First vocalist to enter the US single chart at No. 1   Record
2006 Michael Jackson Most hit songs on UK Singles chart in one calendar year   Record
2009 Michael Jackson Most simultaneous charted singles in the UK charts in a year  Record
Michael Jackson Most American Music Awards won by a male artist Record
2010 Michael Jackson Highest-earning deceased artist Record
Michael Jackson Most searched for – male Eliminated
2011 Michael Jackson's This Is It Highest-grossing concert film of all time Record
Michael Jackson Longest span of US top 40 singles Record
2015 "Black or White" Largest TV audience for a video premiere Record
2016 Michael Jackson Highest annual earnings for a celebrity ever Record
Michael Jackson Highest-earning dead celebrity Record
Michael Jackson Most Viewed Wikipedia Page for a musician Record
2017 Thriller Best-selling album (Canada) Record
2017 Michael Jackson Most Billboard Music Awards won Record

In December 1984, Jackson was voted "Hero Of Young America" in a poll of 4,000 teenagers by The World Almanac and Book of Facts.[citation needed]
On November 20, 1984, with the installation of Star No. 1,793 of the Hollywood Walk of Fame in front of Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Jackson became the first celebrity to have two stars in the same category, having received one as a member of The Jacksons in 1980.
During the 1984 Summer Olympics, the Jackson family was given the Medal of Friendship Award.
In 1984, the NAACP announced that Michael Jackson and his brothers were named honorary co-chairmen of the civil rights organization's National Voter Registration Drive. Registration booths were set up outside Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, the venue of his Victory tour's opening concert on July 4.
In 1984, the Brotman Medical Center, which treated Jackson for second and third-degree burns on his scalp following a pyrotechnic incident while filming a Pepsi commercial, renamed their burn center to the Michael Jackson Burn Center, and gave him a plaque called the Michael Jackson Burn Center Plaque, in honor of the singer.
In 1985, stamps featuring Michael Jackson were printed in the British Virgin Islands.
Jackson was included in TIME Magazine's All-TIME 100 Fashion Icons list in 2012.
Michael Jackson is the second most sculpted of all the Madame Tussauds wax figures, with a total of 19 pieces in their museums around the world. Only Queen Elizabeth II has been portrayed more often.
Mesoparapylocheles michaeljacksoni, an extinct hermit crab which existed during the Albian or Cenomanian age in what is now Spain, is named after Jackson.
A crater on the Moon, previously known as Posidonius J (located on the Lake of Dreams), has been renamed after Jackson by the Lunar Republic Society.
In 1998, Daikaku Chodoin (the founder and president of the United World Karate Association) presented Jackson with the Honorary Chairmanship of the United World Karate Association and a godan (fifth degree) black belt.
Michael Jackson was made an honorary member of the New Westminster Police Department in 1984 while in British Columbia, Canada. On November 19, appointed police constable "PC 49", he promised to "serve the Queen and cause the peace to be kept and preserved".[citation needed]
In mid-September 1987, on a break from performing in Osaka, Japan, as part of the Bad world tour, Jackson was awarded the Key to the City by Mayor Yasushi Oshima.[citation needed]
Upon performing three sold-out concerts at the Metropolitan Chicago's Rosemont Horizon in April 1988, Jackson received the Key to the City from Mayor Eugene Sawyer, who cited the entertainer for his onstage performance and humanitarian philanthropy. Jackson shared his honor backstage with internationally renowned singer/dancer/actress Lola Falana, who was also waging a courageous battle against multiple sclerosis.
On June 20, 1988, Michael Jackson arrives in Paris, France, P.R.-ist Bob Jones and bodyguard Wayne Nagin. The city's mayor at the time, Jacques Chirac, presents Jackson with ‘La Grande Medaille de la Ville’de Paris, equivalent to the Keys to the City.
On July 22, 1988, Disney characters, Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, present an elated star with a pair of specially engraved ice skates backstage before his concert in Wembley, England.
In 1988, his autobiography, "Moonwalk", makes The New York Times' publication Best Seller List as the number 1 Best Seller of the year.
In 1989, Michael Jackson's former elementary school, the Gardner Street Elementary in Los Angeles, designated its school auditorium the "Michael Jackson Auditorium". Mr. Jackson appeared at the ceremony, in which the school children sang his hit song, "We Are the World". In 2003, after accusations of child molestation, the school chose to cover Jackson's name with plywood. The school board stated that the request had come from some parents who "felt more comfortable with it covered". Jackson's spokesperson stated that he wondered "what those parents will say when Mr. Jackson is exonerated". At the end of the trial Jackson was acquitted of all charges. Recently, following petitions and letters to City Council and the Gardner Street Elementary School superintendent and principal, the "Michael Jackson Auditorium" sign has been uncovered. Jackson was named Most Famous Alumnus of Gardner Street Elementary School, in Hollywood, California and the school auditorium was renamed for him in 1989.
In a high-profile visit to Africa, in 1992 Jackson visited several countries, among them Gabon and Egypt. In his trip to Côte d'Ivoire, Jackson was crowned "King Sani" by the king of Sanwi, a kingdom of the Agni people. He then signed official documents formalizing his chieftaincy, sat on a golden throne, and presided over ceremonial dances. He held the title up until his death. Jesse Jackson was later created the High Prince of the Agni people of Côte d'Ivoire following Michael Jackson's passing away.
On February 23, 1995 Michael gave a special preview of some of the songs off his forthcoming album HIStory to the National Association of Recording Merchandisers. The NARM presented him with the Harold Chapin Humanitarian Award at the preview.
In 2002 Michael Jackson was presented with the 30th Anniversary Award by its designer, Nijel, who also designed the Top Selling Artist Of The Decade Award in 1990.  The award was given by the fans, celebrating him being on stage for 30 years. Fans all over the world donated money to contribute for the award to being created.
On October 25, 2003 Jackson was given the key to the city of Las Vegas; the mayor also made the date "Michael Jackson Day".
In 2007, Jackson visited the United States Army base south of Tokyo and was commemorated with a letter of appreciation from the Colonel.
On Australia Day 2012, Jackson was honored by being immortalized at the Grauman's Chinese Theater by his children, Prince, Paris and Blanket Jackson. Among many other celebrities there to pay tribute to him were Quincy Jones, Chris Tucker, Smokey Robinson, Justin Bieber with performances made by the Glee cast and Cirque Du Soliel and many other.
Michael Jackson Award Belt - Versace black leather belt with gold hardware belt buckles adorned with colorful gemstones in the amount of 4 million with fluer de lis ornament pattern. belt inscribed "Presented to Michael Jackson from Sony Music UK 1992" and is contained in custom wood and container plaxiglass.
Precious metal gold microphone on a burl walnut plaque reading "Presented to Michael Jackson by The Prince's Trust in recognition of outstanding support it".
Shadow box display in the style of Jackson's album Dangerous in 1991. Award plaque reads in full "triple platinum record awarded to Michael Jackson for sale in Switzerland more than 150,000 units of Sony Music Entertainment AG Dangerous."
In 1997, Jackson was awarded a Diamond Award and was named one of the princes of Africa in a prestigious ceremony with various high-profile political leaders of Africa.
In 1989 Rock Over Europe Awards awarded Jackson with the Children of the world music video award.
1989 - CEBA (Creative Excellence in Business Advertising) awards the plaque reading "Motown On Showtime" presented to "Michael Jackson The Legend Continues" Michael Jackson, Co-Executive Producer, 1989.
Small metal banded glass balls topped with a crown design metal reading "Germany Music Servat Mundum 1992" commemorating "MJ King of Music".
Silver goblets mounted to a marble base with a plaque reading in full "Michael Jackson Superstar of The Century -. Magazine "
Lucite award reads "Rock" with the text printed on the base reads in full "The Children of the world video awards 1989 Rock IM & MC Over Europe."
Player awards metal sculpture in the style of Rodin's The Thinker. A metal plaque on the front reads in full "World of Art Award 2002 World Michael Jackson presented by President Mikhail S. Gorbachev ".
Piece curve patinaed black metal to make it look like a piece of paper resting on a cushion of black velvet and faux pearls lined presentation. The award reads in full "Michael Jackson / The Power of Music / is the strength of Soul./VH1 Honors / The Musicians Who Goes / Share Beyond / Soul and Share Time / Energy and Resources / For Help Others/Vh1 Honors / June 22, 1995 "
Cause of death -- Cardiac arrest
Other names -- Michael Joe Jackson
Spouse(s) -- Lisa Marie Presley (m. 1994; div. 1996)

Debbie Rowe (m. 1996; div. 1999)
Children -- 3
Parent(s) -- Joe Jackson
Katherine Jackson
Family -- Jackson family
Instruments -- Vocals
Years active -- 1964–2009
Website -- michaeljackson.com
Discography -- Got to Be There (1972)
Ben (1972)
Music & Me (1973)
Forever, Michael (1975)
Off the Wall (1979)
Thriller (1982)
Bad (1987)
Dangerous (1991)
HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book I (1995)
Invincible (2001)
Filmography/Television -- The Wiz (1978)
Captain EO (1986)
Moonwalker (1988)
Michael Jackson's Ghosts (1997)
Men in Black II (2002)
Miss Cast Away and the Island Girls (2004)
Michael Jackson's This Is It (2009)
Bad 25 (2012)
Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall (2016)

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